The City of Morning Sun had a population of 819 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Morning Sun is located at latitude 41.0942 and longitude -91.2506 in Louisa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Morning Sun (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Louisa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 755 feet.
The City of Morning Sun (GNIS ID: 2395405) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||783|
|Population in Familes||641|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||36|
|Median Household Income||$53,445|
|Average Household Income||$67,178|
|Per Capita Income||$25,598|
|Total Housing Units||367 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||241 (65.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||65 (17.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||61 (16.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,622|
|Average Home Value||$100,208|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.98%|
|Per Capita Income||1.82%|
The table below compares Morning Sun to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 350||65th|
|Population Density||# 275||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 495||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 593||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 779||23rd|
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