Morgan City, LA Population by Age

The median age in Morgan City, LA is 43.6, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 20.36% were under the age of 15, 12.75% aged 15 to 29, 48.93% aged 30 to 64, 16.42% aged 65 to 84, and 1.54% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Morgan City, LA population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Morgan City's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 880 7.64%
5 to 9 years 657 5.7%
10 to 14 years 810 7.03%
15 to 19 years 571 4.95%
20 to 24 years 320 2.78%
25 to 29 years 579 5.02%
30 to 34 years 743 6.45%
35 to 39 years 686 5.95%
40 to 44 years 676 5.87%
45 to 49 years 823 7.14%
50 to 54 years 767 6.66%
55 to 59 years 737 6.39%
60 to 64 years 1,207 10.47%
65 to 69 years 812 7.05%
70 to 74 years 501 4.35%
75 to 79 years 317 2.75%
80 to 84 years 262 2.27%
85 years and over 177 1.54%
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Morgan City, LA population by age group

Key stats
3,238
Population under 25 years
2,684
Population aged 25-44
3,534
Population aged 45-64
2,069
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Morgan City's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Morgan City, LA population by age group. The largest age group was 60-64 years with a poulation of 1,207 (10.47% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Morgan City, LA was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 1,207 (10.47%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Morgan City, LA was the 85+ years with a population of 177 (1.54%).

Morgan City, LA population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Morgan City, LA's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Morgan City's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Morgan City, LA population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 6,706 (58.19% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 2,750 23.86%
18 to 64 years 6,706 58.19%
85 years and over 2,069 17.95%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Morgan City's population under 18 was 23.86%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Morgan City's working population (between 18 and 64) was 58.19%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Morgan City's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 17.95% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Morgan City, LA population pyramid

Population pyramid for Morgan City, LA is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Morgan City's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Morgan City, LA, is 33.0.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Morgan City, LA, is 29.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for Morgan City, LA is 62.1.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Morgan City, LA is 3.4.
The graph shows Morgan City's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Morgan City, LA population pyramid i.e. Morgan City population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Morgan City, LA's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 420 460 880
5 to 9 years 379 278 657
10 to 14 years 391 419 810
15 to 19 years 248 323 571
20 to 24 years 154 166 320
25 to 29 years 189 390 579
30 to 34 years 397 346 743
35 to 39 years 433 253 686
40 to 44 years 292 384 676
45 to 49 years 406 417 823
50 to 54 years 521 246 767
55 to 59 years 312 425 737
60 to 64 years 753 454 1,207
65 to 69 years 442 370 812
70 to 74 years 203 298 501
75 to 79 years 141 176 317
80 to 84 years 105 157 262
85 years and over 38 139 177
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Things to know

What is the population of Morgan City, LA under 18?

Morgan City's population under the age of 18 is 2,750, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 23.86% of the total resident population of Morgan City, LA.

What is the aging population in Morgan City, LA?

Morgan City's population aged 65 years and above was 2,069. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 17.95% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Morgan City, LA Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Morgan City age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Morgan City population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Morgan City. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Morgan City by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Morgan City.

Key observations

The largest age group in Morgan City, LA was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 1,207 (10.47%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Morgan City, LA was the 85+ years with a population of 177 (1.54%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Morgan City population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Morgan City is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Morgan City total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Morgan City Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Morgan City, LA Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Morgan City - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Morgan City population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Morgan City. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Morgan City population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Morgan City population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Morgan City is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Morgan City is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Morgan City Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Morgan City, LA Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Morgan City, LA population pyramid, which represents the Morgan City population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Morgan City, LA, is 33.0.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Morgan City, LA, is 29.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for Morgan City, LA is 62.1.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Morgan City, LA is 3.4.

Morgan City population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Morgan City population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Morgan City for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Morgan City for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Morgan City for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Morgan City Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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