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Morgan City, Louisiana
Welcome to Morgan City ...
The city of Morgan City is located in Saint Mary Parish.
The location of Morgan City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Morgan City has a population of 10,918 people<2> (see below for details).
Morgan City was established in 1860.
The community of Morgan City is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Morgan City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Morgan City: (985)
The ZIP codes for Morgan City: 70380-70381<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Morgan City had a population of 12,404 people (or 22.7% of the total population of Saint Mary Parish). This makes Morgan City the parish's most populous community.
The population of Morgan City represents 0.27% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 27th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,404 people, the population of Morgan City decreased 2.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,703 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Morgan City had an population of 10,918 people. This is a decrease of 11.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.05% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Morgan City.
Communities near Morgan City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the West (W) of Morgan City
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Morgan City
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Morgan City
Located in Assumption Parish
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Morgan City
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Morgan City
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Morgan City
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Morgan City
Located in Saint Martin Parish
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Morgan City
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Morgan City
Located in Saint Martin Parish
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Morgan City
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Morgan City.
Communities Also Named Morgan City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Morgan City - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Kansas (2) and Mississippi.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Morgan City.
Websites for Morgan City ...
Official Website: www.cityofmc.com/
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Morgan City:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morgan City ...
Looking for more information about Morgan City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Morgan City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Morgan City.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Morgan City: www.cityofmc.com/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Sep 2019