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 2010-2014, the total Morehead population is 6,896, which has grown 16.60% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.45% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Morehead median household income is $37,036 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.23% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 28.72% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Morehead median house value is $120,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.15% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 40.25% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. 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.