Morehead is located in east Kentucky. Morehead is between the Rowan, Carter, Elliott county. Morehead has 9.43 square miles of land area and 0.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Morehead population is 6,845, which has grown 15.74% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 7.36% and is much higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Morehead median household income is $22,142 in 2006-2010 and has has shrunk by 7.80% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 18.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Morehead median house value is $117,100 in 2006-2010 and has shrunk by -31.87% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Morehead is better than the state average in quality. The Morehead area code is 606.
Morehead, KY Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data