Morgan County, Ohio

county in Ohio, United States

Morgan County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio. In 2020, 13,802 people lived there.[1] The county seat is McConnelsville.

Morgan County
The Morgan County Courthouse in McConnelsville
The Morgan County Courthouse in McConnelsville
Official seal of Morgan County
Map of Ohio highlighting Morgan County
Location within the U.S. state of Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 39°37′N 81°51′W / 39.61°N 81.85°W / 39.61; -81.85
Country United States
State Ohio
FoundedMarch 1, 1819
Named forDaniel Morgan
Largest villageMcConnelsville
 • Total422 sq mi (1,090 km2)
 • Land416 sq mi (1,080 km2)
 • Water5.4 sq mi (14 km2)  1.3%
 • Total13,802
 • Density33/sq mi (13/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district12th


  1. "QuickFacts: Morgan County, Ohio". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 18, 2024.