Morgan is a very small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 4,260 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Morgan is the 92nd largest community in Utah. Morgan has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Morgan, where the median household income is $78,690.00.
Morgan home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Morgan 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 is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Morgan is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morgan who work in management occupations (11.21%), office and administrative support (11.05%), and teaching (8.34%).
Also of interest is that Morgan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Morgan is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Morgan a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Morgan has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Morgan’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The education level of Morgan citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.97% of adults in Morgan have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Morgan in 2010 was $26,969, which is upper middle income relative to Utah, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,876 for a family of four.
The people who call Morgan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morgan residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Morgan include English, German, Irish, Swedish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Morgan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.