It is one of many communities which make up the Black Hills Indian Reservation. It is located in the San Gorgonio Pass. The 2000 census reported a population of 954 for Morongo. Whites accounted for 209 of the population of 954. Morongo has 299 housing units and an average houseld size of 3.1 persons per housing unit. Elevation is 2,300 feet above sea level. Below are several google earth photos of Morongo.