In 2017, Morgan City, LA had a population of 52.6k people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $41,345. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Morgan City, LA declined from 53,053 to 52,578, a -0.895% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,771 to $41,345, a 1.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Morgan City, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.67%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.58%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.64%). N/A% of the people in Morgan City, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Morgan City, LA are South Central Louisiana Technical College (2,457 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Morgan City, LA is $97,000, and the homeownership rate is 62.5%. Most people in Morgan City, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Morgan City, LA is 2 cars per household.