Morganfield is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 3,578 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Morganfield is the 127th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Morganfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Morganfield is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morganfield who work in office and administrative support (17.17%), teaching (10.87%), and management occupations (9.37%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Morganfield is worth considering.
The citizens of Morganfield have a very low rate of college education: just 9.97% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Morganfield in 2010 was $18,921, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,684 for a family of four. However, Morganfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Morganfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Morganfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morganfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Morganfield include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Morganfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Spanish.