Morgan County, Ohio

Morgan County: County in Ohio, United States


Morgan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,054 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 14,305 inhabitants. Its county seat is McConnelsville. The county was created 205 years ago in 1817.

Quick Facts about Morgan County

Population : 14,305 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
Different from : Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County
Plate code : 58
Area : 1093 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.3%
Land as percent of area : 98.7%
Named for : Daniel Morgan
Capital : McConnelsville
Establishment : December 12, 1817
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:11:44 (30th January 2023)
Density : 13 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.24% (2010-2020)
Morgan County locator map
Location of Morgan County on Ohio map.
Morgan County Courthouse Ohio image
Morgan County Courthouse Ohio
Morgan County Courthouse Ohio image


Morgan County is located at 39°37'13"N 81°51'10"W (39.6203700, -81.8526600). It has 5 neighbors: Athens County, Muskingum County, Noble County, Perry County and Washington County.

Morgan County map

The largest city of Morgan County is Chesterhill with a population of 271. . See all Morgan County cities & populated places.

Morgan County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Morgan County.

City Name Population Title
Bristol 2,747 Township in Morgan County, Ohio
Westland 2,018 Township in Guernsey County, Ohio, United States
McConnelsville 1,720 Town in Morgan County, Ohio
Malta 631 Village in Ohio, US
Stockport 479 Village in Ohio, United States
Chesterhill 271 Human settlement in Morgan County, Ohio, United States of America

Morgan County has 5 neighbours.

  • McConnelsville


According to census records, the population of Morgan County decreased by 5.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,054 - census
2011 15,036 -0.12% estimation process
2012 14,930 -0.71% estimation process
2013 14,894 -0.24% estimation process
2014 14,730 -1.11% estimation process
2015 14,735 0.03% estimation process
2016 14,733 -0.01% estimation process
2017 14,644 -0.61% estimation process
2018 14,581 -0.43% estimation process
2019 14,508 -0.5% estimation process
2020 14,305 -1.42% estimation process

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People born in Morgan County (8)

People born in Morgan County, including Union Army general Joseph Bailey, Recipient of the Medal of Honor Elbridge Robinson, politician Isaac Naylor, .


  • Otho F. Strahl (Confederate Army general) he was born in 03/06/1831
  • Owen Wade (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1831
  • Rufus Dawes (Union Army general) he was born in 04/07/1838
  • John Patterson (American Union Army soldier, recipient of the Medal of Honor) he was born in 03/02/1838
  • Charity Rusk Craig (American relief officer)

Other places with the same name (11)

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