Morning Sun is a city located in Louisa County Iowa. Morning Sun has a 2020 population of 760. Morning Sun is currently declining at a rate of -1.55% annually and its population has decreased by -8.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 835 in 2010.
The average household income in Morning Sun is $59,318 with a poverty rate of 9.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $74,900. The median age in Morning Sun is 44 years, 41.4 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Morning Sunwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.26%.
99.73% of Morning Sun residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Morning Sun is White, with 8.73% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Morning Sun is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.54%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Morning Sun
100.00% of Morning Sun residents were born in the United States, with 84.55% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.