Morgan Hill is a prosperous community (population 39,814) in southern Santa Clara Valley, approximately 12 miles south of San Jose, 10 miles north of Gilroy, and 15 miles inland from the Pacific Coast. The Valley is approximately 4 miles wide and is surrounded by the Santa Cruz mountain range to the west, and the Diablo mountain range to the east. Parks and open spaces abound, making Morgan Hill one of the last communities in the region with a charming, small town atmosphere.
The City employs 190 permanent employees, and approximately 150 temporary seasonal employees are hired annually to supplement staff in the City's recreational centers. This General Law City features a Council-Manager form of government, which combines the political leadership of elected officials on the Council with the managerial experience of a professional City Manager, who is appointed by the Council.
Learn more about the City of Morgan Hill at www.morganhill.ca.gov. We look forward to your visit!