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Morgan City
  • Town in Louisiana

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade C
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Morgan City is a town in Louisiana with a population of 11,373. Morgan City is in St. Mary Parish. Living in Morgan City offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Morgan City and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Morgan City are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$147,700
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$838
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    935
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    27.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    82.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    91.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    696.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,401.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    183.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    45%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    national  11%

Working in Morgan City

Jobs
grade C minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$48,857
National
$75,149

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