Morgan County is located in north-central Alabama. The County Seat is Decatur and the largest city is Decatur. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.morgan.al.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 119,607 and the 2010 census population was 119,486. The land area is 579.34 square miles and there are 206.3 persons per square mile.
83.8% of the population is White, 12.4% is Black or African American, 7.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.7% is Asian, 1.1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.9% is two or more races. 81.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 19.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $120,500, there are 46,192 households, an average of 2.55 persons per household. The per capita income is $23,764, the median household income is $44,800, and 15.7% of the persons in Morgan County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 10,034. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,637,628, and sales per capita were $14,222. The percentage of black-owned firms is 5.9%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 21.3%.
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