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Welcome to Morgan ...

The city of Morgan is located in Morgan County<1> and is the County Seat for Morgan County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Morgan has a population of 4,273 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 altitude 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) & (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Morgan: 84050<5>

Websites for Morgan ...

Official Website: www.morgancityut.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Morgan had an population of 4,273 people. This is an increase of 15.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 62.16% since the 2000 Census).

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 total 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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Morgan ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Morgan.

  • Layton [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Layton
    • Layton [Davis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Morgan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 78,014 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Layton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Layton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Layton<8>
  • Bountiful [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bountiful
    • Bountiful [Davis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Morgan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,981 people
    • Former names for Bountiful:
    • Calls Settlement
    • North Canyon Settlement
    • North Canyon Ward
    • North Mill Creek Canyon Ward
    • Sessions Settlement
    • Stoker
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bountiful
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bountiful<8>
  • Kaysville [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaysville
    • Kaysville [Davis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Morgan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,390 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaysville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaysville<8>
  • Clearfield [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clearfield
    • Clearfield [Davis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Morgan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,118 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Farmington [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmington
      • Farmington [Davis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<8>
    • North Salt Lake [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Salt Lake
      • North Salt Lake [Davis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Salt Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Salt Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Salt Lake<8>
    • Centerville [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Davis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,587 people
      • Former name for Centerville:
      • Deuel Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<8>
    • South Ogden [Weber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Ogden
      • South Ogden [Weber County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,199 people
      • Former name for South Ogden:
      • Burch Creek
      • South Ogden has also been known as:
      • South Ogden City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Ogden
    • Woods Cross [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woods Cross
      • Woods Cross [Davis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,431 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woods Cross have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woods Cross
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woods Cross<8>
    • Washington Terrace [Weber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington Terrace
      • Washington Terrace [Weber County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Morgan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,248 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington Terrace

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morgan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Morgan.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Morgan.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morgan. See our Newspapers 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 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 ...

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Morgan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Morgan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morgan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0361, Longitude: -111.6774    
<7>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.
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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