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

Morgan County was founded December 29, 1817. Morgan was created by taking area from Washington, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Morgan had a population of 14,288 people. This is a decrease of 4.09% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,897 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Morgan represented 0.13% of the total population of Ohio, making it the state's 86th most populous county (out of 88 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201015,054+1.05%+5.36% since 2009
200914,288-4.09%-0.49% since 2008
200814,358-3.62%-1.1% since 2007
200014,897The Last Census

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


Below are some of the communities located in Morgan County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Morgan County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
McConnelsville   1,5691,6766.38% decrease  
Malta   6336969.05% decrease  
Stockport   5125405.19% decrease  
Chesterhill   2883055.57% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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