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Information on the city of Morganton

The city of Morganton is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town hall of Morganton at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews3.3 / 5 for Morganton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Morganton Town hall

Address of Morganton Town hallMorganton Morganton Municipal Building
305 East Union St A-100, PO Box 3448

Morganton, NC 28680-3448
United States
Town hall phone number+1 828-437-8863
Town hall fax number+1 828-432-2669
Town hall emailNot available
Morganton, NC official websiteci.morganton.nc.us
Morganton mayorMel L Cohen
Vital records Morganton vital records

Demographics of Morganton

Name of Morganton inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants17 310 population45 / 2 191
Population density in Morganton903,9 pop/sq mi (349,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Morganton, NC

Where to apply for a passport in Morganton, NC? There are 2 passport offices in Morganton, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
MORGANTON POST OFFICE320 SANFORD DR8284373484
SUPERIOR COURT CLERK BURKE COUNTY201 SOUTH GREEN ST8284333200

Top 3 most popular banks in Morganton

There are 8 bank branches in Morganton.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Morganton with 2 branch offices, followed by Bank of America, National Association with 1 branch offices and then Branch Banking and Trust Company with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Morganton:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Morganton Savings Bank, S.S.B.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Tennessee Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Morganton

Morganton administrative numbers

Morganton city code3744400
Morganton city postcode28680

Information on the city of Morganton

Cities twinned with MorgantonCurrently, the town Morganton isn’t twinned
Namesake of Morganton
Natural parksMorganton isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Morganton

Airport
Foothills Regional Airport 11.9 km
Hickory Regional Airport 28.1 km
Statesville Regional Airport 67.5 km

Morganton territory

Morganton area19,15 sq mi (49,60 km²)
Morganton altitude1 178 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.7408
Longitude: -81.7003
Latitude: 35° 44' 27'' North
Longitude: 81° 42' 1'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Morganton neighbouring towns and cities

Morganton neighbouring towns
CrossnoreDrexelDrexel
Glen AlpineNeighbouring townsDrexel
Glen AlpineGlen AlpineHildebran
Morganton neighbouring towns
Glen Alpine 7.6 kmDrexel 8.5 kmValdese 11.6 km
Rutherford College 15.7 kmGamewell 16.5 kmCajah's Mountain 19.2 km
Sawmills 22 kmHudson 22.7 kmLenoir 24.1 km
Rhodhiss 24.4 kmHildebran 25.4 kmGranite Falls 25.7 km
Casar 26.5 kmMarion 28.2 kmLong View 28.5 km
Cedar Rock 31.4 kmBelwood 32.6 kmHickory 34 km
Polkville 36.5 kmCrossnore 37.6 kmLawndale 38.4 km

Linear distance between Morganton and other main cities of the country

New York City : 872 kmLos Angeles : 3338 kmChicago : 854 km
Houston : 1441 kmPhiladelphia : 747 kmPhoenix : 2782 km
San Antonio : 1722 kmSan Diego : 3258 kmDallas : 1423 km
San Jose : 3566 kmJacksonville : 602 kmIndianapolis : 596 km
San Francisco : 3664 kmAustin : 1613 kmColumbus : 486 km closest
Distance calculated in a straight line

Schools in Morganton, NC

Elementary schools in Morganton

Chesterfield Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 191

Drexel Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 477

Forest Hill Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 440

Glen Alpine Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 432

Hillcrest Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 526

Mull Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 302

New Dimensions

District of The New Dimensions School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 302

Oak Hill Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 419

Salem Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 513

W A Young Elementary

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 435

Middle schools in Morganton

Liberty Middle

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 553

Table Rock Middle

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 505

Walter R Johnson Middle

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 465

High schools in Morganton

Burke Middle College

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 11, Highest grade : 12
Students : 125

Freedom High

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1173

Robert L. Patton High School

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 961

Alternative schools in Morganton

NC School for the Deaf

District of Deaf And Blind Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 68

North Liberty

District of Burke County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 94

Private schools in Morganton

Morganton Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 102

Silvercreek Adventist School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 9
Students : 22

Schools near Morganton

Hotel offers in Morganton

Leisure and activities in Morganton surrounding area

Golf course
Silver Creek PlantationLenoir Golf Course
to Lenoir 24.2 km