Morgan Hill, California Population 2020

46,171

Morgan Hill is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 46,171, it is the 192nd largest city in California and the 849th largest city in the United States. Morgan Hill is currently growing at a rate of 1.13% annually and its population has increased by 21.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 37,882 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Morgan Hill has a population density of 3,553 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morgan Hill is $148,997 with a poverty rate of 6.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,766 per month, and the median house value is $799,100. The median age in Morgan Hill is 38.6 years, 37.5 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Morgan Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 73.29%
  • Asian: 12.00%
  • Two or more races: 6.27%
  • Other race: 5.55%
  • Black or African American: 2.00%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Morgan Hill, California is 46,171, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 45,135.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 37,882.

Morgan Hill, California Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,15873.29%
Asian5,26712.00%
Two or More Races2,7526.27%
Some Other Race2,4365.55%
Black or African American8792.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native3270.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.13%

Morgan Hill Population Pyramid 2020

Morgan Hill Median Age

38.6


Total

37.5


Male

39.9


Female

Morgan Hill Adults

There are 32,033 adults, (5,757 of whom are seniors) in Morgan Hill.

Morgan Hill Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan Hill Sex Ratio

Female

22,372

50.99%

Male

21,504

49.01%

Morgan Hill Households and Families

Morgan Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All71.9%28.1%
Non Family59.6%40.4%
Male54.8%45.2%
Female52.3%47.7%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6702.9671.9
Married9,2223.4580.7
Non Family3,2021.2459.6
Female1,4313.4852.3
Male8153.2454.8

3.37

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan Hill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0833.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,3894.85%
High School Graduate4,63716.18%
Some College6,04721.10%
Associates Degree3,03710.60%
Bachelors Degree8,13328.38%
Graduate Degree4,33515.13%

Morgan Hill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,06515,5167,643
Hispanic7,5555,8891,565
Asian3,6263,4092,417
Other Race1,4391,117338
Multiple Races985937488
Black763712467
Native American27122440
Islander131313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,944$76,039$52,272
Less Than High School$26,403$35,378$15,000
High School Grad$37,853$45,847$30,543
Some College$54,297$63,993$41,727
Bachelors Degree$95,174$116,663$68,980
Graduate Degree$100,718$129,879$81,006

$62,944

Average Earnings

$76,039

Average Male

$52,272

Average Female

Morgan Hill Language

Morgan Hill Language by Age

Morgan Hill Language

71.80% of Morgan Hill residents speak only English, while 28.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.60% of the population.

Morgan Hill Poverty

Morgan Hill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic14,3811,2288.54%
White21,5041,0394.83%
Multiple2,7192127.80%
Other2,4042068.57%
Asian5,2581512.87%
Black867728.30%
Islander444397.73%
Native327123.67%

6.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.71%

Male Poverty Rate

5.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan Hill is Islander, with 97.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan Hill is Asian, with 2.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.65%
High School6.58%
Some College4.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.18%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.91%
Male Unemployed21.97%
Male Employed2.80%
Female Employed2.07%

Morgan Hill Income

Morgan Hill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$119,753$148,997
Families$132,140$163,876
Married Families$146,643-
Non Families$59,074$88,115

Morgan Hill Marital Status

Morgan Hill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan Hill Married by Age and Sex

Morgan Hill Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Morgan Hill Marital Status by Race

Morgan Hill Veterans

2,011

Number of Veterans

1,833

Male Veterans

178

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam629
Second Gulf War335
First Gulf War324
Korea188
World War II67
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54646
65 to 74509
75+407
55 to 64274
18 to 34175
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7717.39%
Hispanic3734.16%
Asian1223.02%
Indian5418.18%
Black384.84%
2 or More161.15%
Other100.64%

$Morgan Hill Veterans by Education

4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan Hill Employment Status

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan Hill 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

62.78%

Born in California

82.05%

Native Born

17.95%

Foreign Born

7.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.05% of Morgan Hill residents were born in the United States, with 62.78% having been born in California. 7.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202046,1715181.13%
201945,6535181.15%
201845,1352240.50%
201744,9115181.17%
201644,3931,4453.36%
201542,9489152.18%
201442,0331,0542.57%
201340,9791,5423.91%
201239,4376621.71%
201138,7757702.03%
201038,0054,4491.25%
200033,5569,6283.44%
199023,9286,8683.44%
198017,06011,48111.83%
19705,5792,4285.88%
19603,1511,5246.83%
19501,6276134.84%
19401,0141061.11%
19309082623.46%
1920646390.62%
19106070.00%