Fort Morgan, Colorado Population 2020

11,375

Fort Morgan is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 11,375, it is the 46th largest city in Colorado and the 2835th largest city in the United States. Fort Morgan is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 0.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,315 in 2010. Fort Morgan reached it's highest population of 11,483 in 2011. Spanning over 5 miles, Fort Morgan has a population density of 2,216 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Morgan is $59,646 with a poverty rate of 8.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $788 per month, and the median house value is $158,200. The median age in Fort Morgan is 34.2 years, 33.8 years for males, and 34.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.5 males.

Fort Morgan Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Morgan was:

  • White: 81.45%
  • Black or African American: 6.67%
  • Other race: 6.25%
  • Two or more races: 4.46%
  • Asian: 1.07%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Morgan, Colorado is 11,375, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,359.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,315.

Fort Morgan, Colorado Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202029,2183301.13%
201928,8883301.14%
201828,5583301.16%
201728,228850.30%
201628,143-94-0.33%
201528,2371170.41%
201428,120-116-0.41%
201328,236-21-0.07%
201228,257-196-0.69%
201128,4532100.74%
201028,2430.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,21181.45%
Black or African American7546.67%
Some Other Race7076.25%
Two or More Races5044.46%
Asian1211.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.11%

Fort Morgan Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Morgan Median Age

34.2


Total

33.8


Male

34.5


Female

Fort Morgan Adults

There are 8,064 adults, (1,406 of whom are seniors) in Fort Morgan.

Fort Morgan Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Morgan Sex Ratio

Female

5,785

51.15%

Male

5,524

48.85%

Fort Morgan Households and Families

Fort Morgan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Morgan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72%28%
All57.6%42.4%
Male47.9%52.1%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female42.5%57.5%

57.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0282.7557.6
Married1,8483.5472
Non Family1,1601.3346.5
Female6842.9142.5
Male3362.9447.9

3.21

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Morgan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,06115.21%
9th to 12th Grade77811.16%
High School Graduate2,13730.64%
Some College1,55622.31%
Associates Degree5497.87%
Bachelors Degree5217.47%
Graduate Degree3725.33%

Fort Morgan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3823,055775
Hispanic2,8461,621106
Black4822608
Other Race41025912
Multiple Races31326937
Asian9155
Native American1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,097$40,708$25,482
Less Than High School$28,868$33,199$20,506
High School Grad$38,228$44,361$25,180
Some College$31,944$36,444$29,479
Bachelors Degree$43,457$43,558$43,333
Graduate Degree$50,257$59,279$41,250

$33,097

Average Earnings

$40,708

Average Male

$25,482

Average Female

Fort Morgan Language

Fort Morgan Language by Age

Fort Morgan Language

63.29% of Fort Morgan residents speak only English, while 36.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.21% of the population.

Fort Morgan Poverty

Fort Morgan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,3704828.98%
White4,6313447.43%
Black74311215.07%
Multiple4988216.47%
Other707486.79%
Asian12121.65%

8.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.56%

Male Poverty Rate

11.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Morgan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Morgan is Multiple, with 16.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Morgan is Asian, with 1.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.75%.

Name Poverty
Some College11.79%
Less Than High School11.35%
High School4.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.70%
Female Unemployed12.36%
Female Employed5.39%
Male Employed1.91%

Fort Morgan Income

Fort Morgan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,184$59,646
Families$51,318$62,672
Married Families$69,783-
Non Families$37,321$44,493

Fort Morgan Marital Status

Fort Morgan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Morgan Married by Age and Sex

Fort Morgan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Fort Morgan Marital Status by Race

Fort Morgan Veterans

430

Number of Veterans

366

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam124
First Gulf War76
Second Gulf War73
Korea50
World War II37
Name Veterans % of Total
White3515.31%
Hispanic832.41%
2 or More4212.21%
Other194.12%
Black183.35%

$Fort Morgan Veterans by Education

5.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Morgan Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Morgan Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.55%

Born in Colorado

80.82%

Native Born

19.18%

Foreign Born

14.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.82% of Fort Morgan residents were born in the United States, with 46.55% having been born in Colorado. 14.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,37580.07%
201911,36780.07%
201811,359410.36%
201711,31880.07%
201611,310140.12%
201511,296190.17%
201411,277-86-0.76%
201311,363-31-0.27%
201211,394-89-0.78%
201111,483910.80%
201011,3923580.32%
200011,0341,9661.98%
19909,0683000.34%
19808,7681,1741.45%
19707,5942150.29%
19607,3792,0643.34%
19505,3154310.85%
19404,8844611.00%
19304,4236051.48%
19203,8181,0183.15%
19102,8000.00%