Morgan Hill, California Population 2021

47,688
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Morgan Hill is a city located in Santa Clara County California. With a 2020 population of 47,688, it is the 188th largest city in California and the 830th largest city in the United States . Morgan Hill is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 25.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 37,882 in 2010. Morgan Hill reached it's highest population of 47,688 in 2021. Spanning over 13 miles, Morgan Hill has a population density of 3,669 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morgan Hill is $157,664 with a poverty rate of 4.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,763 per month, and the median house value is $855,100. The median age in Morgan Hill is 39.3 years, 38.8 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Morgan Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 73.04%
  • Asian: 13.97%
  • Two or more races: 6.29%
  • Other race: 4.31%
  • Black or African American: 1.86%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Morgan Hill, California is 47,688 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 45,084.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 37,882.

Morgan Hill, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,63873.04%
Asian6,24113.97%
Two or More Races2,8126.29%
Some Other Race1,9284.31%
Black or African American8301.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native1880.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.11%
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Morgan Hill Population by Race

Morgan Hill Population Pyramid $2021

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Morgan Hill Median Age

39.3


Total

38.8


Male

39.8


Female

Morgan Hill Adults

There are 33,080 adults, (6,240 of whom are seniors) in Morgan Hill.

Morgan Hill Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan Hill Sex Ratio

Female

23,002

51.47%

Male

21,684

48.53%

Morgan Hill Population by Age

Morgan Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morgan Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All73.9%26.1%
Male68.8%31.2%
Female58.7%41.3%
Non Family57.4%42.6%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan Hill Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,8542.9873.9
Married9,4543.4382.3
Non Family3,1371.357.4
Female1,6193.4458.7
Male6443.3168.8

3.36

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

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Morgan Hill Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0933.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,2464.17%
High School Graduate4,96416.61%
Some College6,63822.22%
Associates Degree2,8319.47%
Bachelors Degree8,56528.67%
Graduate Degree4,54215.20%
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Morgan Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morgan Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,21915,7527,651
Hispanic7,8876,2571,677
Asian4,3734,1612,926
Other Race1,189953286
2+ Races1,1201,069550
Black682640445
Native American1389233
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%.

Morgan Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,677$80,172$56,667
Less Than 9th Grade$30,856$35,611$20,918
High School Graduate$38,858$46,859$32,606
Some College$56,638$62,689$53,399
Bachelors Degree$93,421$117,917$70,331
Graduate Degree$95,458$136,750$82,602

$64,677

Average Earnings

$80,172

Average Male

$56,667

Average Female

Morgan Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morgan Hill Language by Age

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Morgan Hill Language

72.11% of Morgan Hill residents speak only English, while 27.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.30% of the population.

Morgan Hill Language

Morgan Hill Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,8999686.96%
White21,6948323.84%
Other1,90319110.04%
Multiple2,8021565.57%
Asian6,2271312.10%
Black808566.93%
Islander403895.00%
Native178137.30%

4.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.08%

Male Poverty Rate

4.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan Hill is Islander, with 95.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan Hill is Asian, with 2.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.59%.

Morgan Hill Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.08%
High School5.82%
Some College3.32%
Bachelors or Greater2.70%

Morgan Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed16.63%
Female Unemployed4.52%
Male Employed2.47%
Female Employed1.56%

Morgan Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morgan Hill Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$124,419$157,664
Families$139,005$173,526
Married Families$158,320-
Non Families$69,375$90,515
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Income by Household Type

Morgan Hill Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan Hill Married by Age and Sex

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Morgan Hill 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 45-54.

Morgan Hill Marital Status by Race

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Morgan Hill Marital Status

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2,208

Number of Veterans

1,985

Male Veterans

223

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam706
First Gulf War383
Second Gulf War264
Korea206
World War II53

Morgan Hill Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54671
75+538
65 to 74529
55 to 64339
18 to 34131

Morgan Hill Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8687.64%
Hispanic3664.02%
Asian1753.58%
Native American5332.72%
2+ Races513.33%
Black496.99%
Other Race120.91%

Morgan Hill Veterans by Race

Morgan Hill Veterans by Education

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2.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan Hill Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan Hill Employment by Age

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Morgan Hill Employment by Race

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Morgan Hill Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.65%

Born in Morgan Hill

81.99%

Native Born

18.01%

Foreign Born

7.12%

Non Citizen

10.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.99% of Morgan Hill residents were born in the United States, with 63.65% having been born in California. 7.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Morgan Hill Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202147,6888681.85%
202046,8208681.89%
201945,9528681.93%
201845,0841230.27%
201744,9615311.20%
201644,4301,4393.35%
201542,9919172.18%
201442,0741,0462.55%
201341,0281,5383.89%
201239,4906501.67%
201138,8407692.02%
201038,0714,5151.27%
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%

Morgan Hill Population by Year