Morgan County , Tennessee

Morgan County: County in Tennessee, United States

Morgan County locator map
Location of Morgan County on Tennessee map.


Morgan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,987 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 21,431 inhabitants. Its county seat is Wartburg. The county was created 204 years ago in 1816.

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Morgan County is located at 36°8'6"N 84°38'57"W (36.1350200, -84.6492000). It has 4 neighbors: Anderson County, Cumberland County, Fentress County and Scott County.

Morgan County map

The largest city of Morgan County is Wartburg with a population of 901. Other cities include and Sunbright population 507. See all Morgan County cities & populated places.

Morgan County Quick Facts

Population : 21,431 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County, Morgan County
Area : 1353 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.06%
Land as percent of area : 99.94%
Named for : Daniel Morgan
Capital : Wartburg
Establishment : January 01, 1817
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 07:27:09 (16th October 2021)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.59% (2010-2020)

Morgan County has 4 neighbours.

  • Wartburg


According to census records, the population of Morgan County decreased by 2.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 21,987 - census
2011 21,998 0.05% estimation process
2012 21,892 -0.48% estimation process
2013 21,673 -1.01% estimation process
2014 21,699 0.12% estimation process
2015 21,494 -0.95% estimation process
2016 21,741 1.14% estimation process
2017 21,555 -0.86% estimation process
2018 21,534 -0.1% estimation process
2019 21,403 -0.61% estimation process
2020 21,431 0.13% estimation process

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People born in Morgan County (2)

People born in Morgan County, including Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska Alfred W. Agee, judge Daniel C. Trewhitt, you can see a list of people who born in Morgan County.

Other places with the same name (11)

Morgan County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Wartburg 901 City in Morgan County, Tennessee, United States
Sunbright 507 Human settlement in Morgan County, Tennessee, United States of America

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