Morgan City, Louisiana

Population 12,326

Morgan City is located in St. Mary Parish, LA. The population is 12,326, making Morgan City the largest city in St. Mary Parish.

There are 9 public schools in Morgan City with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Morgan City is very low , and there are 104 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Morgan City is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Morgan City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Morgan City include Berwick, Siracusaville and Bayou Vista.

Morgan City Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 16.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.9%

Crime Rate

54.81% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 36
  • Violent Crimes: 868
  • Robbery: 72
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

78.84% Higher than national avg.
  • 104 offenders in Morgan City
  • 84.37 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

93 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 80

Unemployment

Moderate 9.2%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 8.2%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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9 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 9 K-12 public schools in Morgan City, LA and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Morgan City's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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3 Private Schools

Central Catholic High School

Holy Cross Elementary School

Immanuel Christian School

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.9%
  • Rented
    36.3%
  • Owned
    49.8%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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6 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Morgan City, LA issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Morgan City, LA issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $575
  • 1 Bedroom: $690
  • 2 Bedrooms: $795
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,050
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,160

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Environmental Hazards

93 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Morgan City, LA has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Morgan City, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.17 Average
    Morgan City, LA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 54.57°
  • February 56.07°
  • March 62.67°
  • April 69.63°
  • May 76.7°
  • June 82.8°
  • July 83.6°
  • August 83.9°
  • September 79.95°
  • October 70.67°
  • November 62.12°
  • December 56.1°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Morgan City, LA

Earthquakes
Morgan City, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Morgan City, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Morgan City, LA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Morgan City, LA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Morgan City, LA: $42,927

Unemployment

Unemployment in Morgan City is 9.2%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 8.2% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.36%
White Collar - 50.64%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

17 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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