Morgantown is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 984 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Morgantown is the 311th largest community in Indiana.
Morgantown real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Morgantown house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Morgantown is a blue-collar town, with 44.65% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Morgantown is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morgantown who work in office and administrative support (11.39%), food service (7.06%), and sales jobs (6.38%).
In Morgantown, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Morgantown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Morgantown has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 5.92% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Morgantown in 2018 was $20,621, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,484 for a family of four. However, Morgantown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Morgantown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morgantown residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Morgantown include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Morgantown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.