The City of Fort Morgan continues to grow in population size and hold the highest population density within Morgan County. Our growing population reflects a diverse workforce with a range of job skills within varying industries. Check out our community demographics including workforce and retail trade area.
Did you know?
Fort Morgan was ranked 16th safest city in Colorado by the National Council for Home Safety and Security in 2019. We were also named one of Colorado’s most affordable cities by the Denver Business Journal in 2015.
Total population 11,251
Median Age 33.1
Population by Age
Labor force 16,390
Unemployment rate 3.7%
Agriculture, Construction, and Manufacturing
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities
Education, Healthcare, and Public Administration
Information, Finance, Professional Services, and Management
Arts, Entertainment, and Food Services
The City of Fort Morgan’s retail trade area encompasses a population of over 39,000 and a geographic location of 2 counties.