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The location of Morgan









Welcome to Morgan ...

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

The location of Morgan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Morgan has a population of 4,249 people<2> (see below for details).

Morgan was settled in 1860.

The community of Morgan is 5,050 feet [1,539 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Morgan is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Morgan lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Morgan: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Morgan: 84050<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morgan had a population of 3,687 people (or 38.94% of the total population of Morgan County). This makes Morgan the county's most populous community.

The population of Morgan represents 0.13% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,687 people, the population of Morgan increased 39.92% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,635 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Morgan had an population of 4,249 people. This is an increase of 15.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 61.25% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Morgan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Morgan and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Centerville   [Map]   17,657   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   W   18 miles [29 km]
Farmington   [Map]   24,066   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   W   14 miles [22.5 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 Utah communities named Morgan: This one is located in Morgan County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.

Beyond Utah, there are 41 communities that are also named Morgan - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Georgia (2), 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, 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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morgan. If available, we provide a satellite 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:

Websites for Morgan ...

Official Website: www.morgancityut.com/

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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Morgan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Morgan.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Utah

About Morgan County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Morgan: www.morgancityut.com/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<5>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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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morgan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morgan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0423, Longitude: -111.6809     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morgan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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