Morgan Hill, CA


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Morgan Hill is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 42,948 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Morgan Hill is the 211th largest community in California.

Morgan Hill home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Morgan Hill real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Morgan Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Morgan Hill is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morgan Hill who work in management occupations (14.15%), sales jobs (12.32%), and office and administrative support (11.67%).

Also of interest is that Morgan Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Morgan Hill is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Morgan Hill, the average commute to work is 32.37 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The population of Morgan Hill is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.65% of adults in Morgan Hill have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Morgan Hill in 2010 was $40,972, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $163,888 for a family of four. However, Morgan Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Morgan Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Morgan Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morgan Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Morgan Hill also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.97% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Morgan Hill include English, Irish, Italian, and European.

In addition, Morgan Hill has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.47%).

The most common language spoken in Morgan Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.