Morgantown, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Morgantown, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Morgantown had a population of 992 as of July 1, 2017. Morgantown ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Morgantown is located at latitude 39.3729 and longitude -86.2586 in Morgan County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Morgantown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morgan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 679 feet.

The Town of Morgantown (GNIS ID: 2396781) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Morgantown is located within Township of Jackson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morgan County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Morgantown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Morgantown, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 992
Daytime Population: Workers 302
Daytime Population: Residents 537
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 839
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 972
Population in Familes 818
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 2,626
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $44,447
Average Household Income $55,532
Per Capita Income $20,584


Total Housing Units 421 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 264 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 113 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $146,053
Average Home Value $173,302


Total Households 377
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 270
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.08% 0.12%
Households 0.11% 0.21%
Families 1.87% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.64%

Morgantown, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Morgantown to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 336 51st
Population Density # 37 95th
Diversity Index # 652 5th
Median Household Income # 458 33rd
Per Capita Income # 553 19th

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