StatisticMorning SunIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,1645791
Median age40.138.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Morning Sun is 1942% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Morning Sun is 6% higher than Iowa
  • In Morning Sun 96.47% of the population is White
  • In Morning Sun 0.44% of the population is Black
  • In Morning Sun 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Morning Sun, IA Demographics


      Morning Sun population breakdown by race

      RaceMorning SunIowaNational
      American Indian1.99%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.10%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Morning Sun, 1.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Morning Sun age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Morning Sun, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).