In 2017, Morgan City, LA had a population of 11.7k people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $42,483. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Morgan City, LA declined from 11,936 to 11,685, a -2.1% decrease and its median household income declined from $42,927 to $42,483, a -1.03% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Morgan City, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (20.1%), White (Hispanic) (6.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.46%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.86%). 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 $131,400, and the homeownership rate is 57%. Most people in Morgan City, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Morgan City, LA is 2 cars per household.