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Morgan, Georgia
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Welcome to Morgan ...

The city of Morgan is located in Calhoun County and is the County Seat for Calhoun County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Morgan has a population of 1,782 people<1> (see below for details).

Morgan is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Morgan lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Morgan (for example, toward Haleburg (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Morgan is within the boundaries of the (229) area code.

The ZIP code for Morgan: 39866<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morgan had a population of 240 people. This makes Morgan the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 240 people, the population of Morgan decreased 83.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,464 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Morgan had an population of 1,782 people. This is an increase of 642.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.72% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Morgan.

Communities near Morgan ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Arlington   [Map]   1,380   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bluffton   [Map]   99   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coleman   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cuthbert   [Map]   3,664   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Damascus   [Map]   236   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dawson   [Map]   4,291   NE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Morgan.

Communities Also Named Morgan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Morgan: This one is located in Calhoun County and the other is located in Haralson County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 41 communities that are also named Morgan - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Jersey, New York (2), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Morgan.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morgan. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morgan. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morgan.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Morgan:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morgan ...

Looking for more information about Morgan? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Morgan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Morgan.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Morgan. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Morgan.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morgan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Morgan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Morgan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Morgan. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Morgan) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Morgan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morgan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morgan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5377, Longitude: -84.5997     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Morgan.