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Demographics

  Total Population  
N/A
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 111,212 110,949 111,101 110,429 109,798  
  Morgan County 13,390 13,382 13,292 13,298 13,188  
 West Liberty3,2973,3223,3283,375 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Morgan County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 2,167 16.4 20,233 18.4  
  16-24 1,333 10.1 14,796 13.5  
  25-44 3,797 28.8 26,664 24.3  
  45-64 3,786 28.7 29,724 27.1  
  65-84 1,887 14.3 16,667 15.2  
  85 and older 218 1.7 1,714 1.6  
  Median Age 41.2   39.9    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Morgan County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 12,371 93.8 106,157 96.7  
  Black or African American 577 4.4 1,700 1.5  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 39 0.3 261 0.2  
  Asian 76 0.6 480 0.4  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 4 0.0 35 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 121 0.9 1,165 1.1  
  Hispanic Origin 141 1.1 1,291 1.2  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Morgan County 12,824 12,324 11,762 11,155  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Morgan County $22,309 $24,466 9.7 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $19,426- $27,763 $21,737- $31,741    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Morgan County 4,946 2.36 $32,517  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.