The city of Morgan City is located within the parishes of St. Martin and St. Mary. It covers a total area of 16.1 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, aviation, arts and crafts, architecture, finance, construction, apparel, commercial printing, information technology, construction, furniture, propane gas, hotel, insurance, metal fabrication, oil and lubrication, real estate and transport, enhance the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by thrift shops, variety stores, yogurt shops, seafood restaurants and recreation centers.