Morgan County, Alabama 

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Population

119,883

+1.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

2.4%

Median Income

$45,341

Median Home Price

$163,700

Median Age

40.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

6.3 / 6.5

summer / winter

United States / Alabama / Decatur / Morgan County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Morgan County, Alabama

Small industrial city - Extreme northern Alabama along the Tennessee River. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Morgan County, while July and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Alabama
County: Morgan County
Metro Area: Decatur
City: Decatur, Hartselle, 7 total
Zip Codes: 35601, 35603, 35640, 35622, 35673, 35670, 35754, 35619, 35621, 35775, 10 total
Cost of Living: -15.4% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 590 ft above sea level

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morgan, AL Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Cost of living
Nearby water recreation
Low crime rate
Cons
Summer heat and humidity
Arts and culture
Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Decatur Metro Area

Decatur is a northern Alabama transportation hub and manufacturing center for a variety of goods. The strategic location on the Tennessee River and key railroads brought Northern industrial interests following the Civil War, leaving the city with a strong imprint of fine older Victorian homes and some attractive parks. The Cost of living Index is attractive and crime rates are low for the state and region.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Morgan County is 2.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Morgan County jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Morgan County's cost of living is 15.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Morgan County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Morgan County, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Morgan county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 73.8% to 24.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Morgan County's population is 119,883 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 1.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Morgan County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%.

SCHOOLS
Morgan County public schools spend $10,833 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Morgan County. More Education



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Housing Market in morgan

It's a good time to buy in Morgan. Home Appreciation is up 18.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Morgan is .

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ZIP CODES IN MORGAN COUNTY, ALABAMA
35601, 35603, 35640, 35622, 35673, 35670, 35754, 35619, 35621, 35775, 10 total

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