Morland, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 155 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 70  (45.3%)
Females: 85  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip code: 67650

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,443 (it was $32,917 in 2000)
Morland:

$51,443
KS:

$50,241
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,838 (it was $17,060 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $56,166 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Morland:

$56,166
KS:

$130,100
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $57,760; Detached houses: $61,622; Mobile homes: $13,724

Median gross rent in 2012: $433.

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Morland races chart
  • White alone - 147 (95.5%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (2.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (1.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Morland: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.1%), Irish (16.8%), English (10.2%), French (6.1%), Scotch-Irish (5.6%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2310 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 328 people per square mile   (very low).

Morland, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Morland:

  • High school or higher: 97.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Morland city:

  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 6.5%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Morland, Kansas as of March 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Morland to the number of sex offenders is 77 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,000 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $554 (1.1%)

Morland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (187.5 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (488.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hill City, KS (3.5 miles ), Lenora, KS (4.3 miles ), Hoxie, KS (4.4 miles ), Bogue, KS (4.5 miles) , Quinter, KS (4.6 miles ), Collyer, KS (4.7 miles) , Park, KS (4.7 miles) , Edmond, KS (4.9 miles) .

Latitude: 39.35 N, Longitude: 100.07 W

Area code: 785

Morland household income distribution Morland home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-29.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (41%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (12%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (12%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Financial managers (6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Secondary school teachers (6%)

Average climate in Morland, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Morland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Morland city center killed 5 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/23/2008, a category F4 tornado 30.5 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Morland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 356.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 199.9 miles away from Morland center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 305.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 37.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.3 miles away from Morland center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Graham County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Morland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Morland:

  • GRAHAM COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HILL CITY, KS)
  • DAWSON PLACE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HILL CITY, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morland:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 52 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 98 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 107 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 140 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 147 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 187 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 187 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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Notable locations in Morland: Frontier Agricultural Grain Elevator Number 18 (A), Graham County Rural Fire Department Station 5 (B), Morland City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Morland include: Morland United Methodist Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Morland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Bison America Institute & Museum (305 Main).

Graham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.5%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Morland compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Morland (2011 data):

  • Citizens State Bank: at 111 West Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2009/06/02: Bank assets: $31.2 mil, Deposits: $26.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Financial Shares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Morland travel time to work - commute Morland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Morland city (based on Graham County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.36%
Here: 53.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents31.1%27.7%15.1%5.5%20.5%
Congregations13.3%26.7%6.7%6.7%46.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Graham County:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Graham County:

28.1%
Kansas:

27.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,210
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$185
Streets and Highways 1$2,784$33,4081$198
Totals for Government 1$2,784$33,4088$1,593

Morland government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $82,000 ($529.03)
    Financial Administration: $41,000 ($264.52)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($174.19)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($45.16)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($25.81)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($25.81)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($154.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,000 ($32.26)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($25.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $99,000 ($638.71)

Morland government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,000 ($64.52)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($19.35)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $125,000 ($806.45)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($212.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $14,000 ($90.32)
    Highways: $6,000 ($38.71)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($258.06)
    NEC: $7,000 ($45.16)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000 ($32.26)

Morland government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Gas Utilities: $332,000 ($2141.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Gas Utilities: $210,000 ($1354.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Gas Utilities: $101,000 ($651.61)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Gas Utilities: $21,000 ($135.48)

Morland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $151,000 ($974.19)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($25.81)

5.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,271 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ellis County, KS  1.09% ($30,250 average AGI)


4.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,660 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Kansas average:

6.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Morland:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morland:

  • KZNA (90.5 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC)
  • KKQY (101.9 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KJLS (103.3 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • K207BP (89.3 FM; QUINTER, KS; Owner: GOVE COUNTY TRANSLATOR COMMITTEE)

TV broadcast stations around Morland:

  • K69DB (Channel 69; HOXIE, ETC., KS; Owner: SHERIDAN CNTY, KANSAS)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $38,000
Total average daily traffic: 65
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 65

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 Mi S (Lat: 39.327778 Lon: -100.080972), Call Sign: KXU469
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.930 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/12/1996, Expiration Date: 11/07/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002
    Registrant: Clinton Minium, Box 172, Morland, KS 67650, Phone: (913) 627-5245
  • 1km N & 4km W Of Morland Ks (Lat: 39.361667 Lon: -100.121806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146 m, Overall height: 151 m, Call Sign: WPQY818
    Assigned Frequencies: 852.162 MHz, 853.675 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/07/2005, Expiration Date: 12/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2012, Certifier: Edwin D Geer
    Registrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 12505 Park Potomac Avenue, 6th Floor, Potomac, MD 20854, Phone: (301) 230-5200
  • 1km N & 4km W Of Morland Ks (Lat: 39.361667 Lon: -100.121806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146 m, Overall height: 151 m, Call Sign: WPQY822
    Assigned Frequencies: 808.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/07/2005, Expiration Date: 12/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2012, Certifier: Edwin D Geer
    Registrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 12505 Park Potomac Avenue, 6th Floor, Potomac, MD 20854, Phone: (301) 230-5200

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • GRAHAM, 1.3 Km North And 4.0 Km West Of Morland, Ks (Lat: 39.361667 Lon: -100.121806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 150.9 m, Call Sign: WPUK285
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/2011, Expiration Date: 03/20/2022, Certifier: Edwin D Geer
    Registrant: State Of Kansas, 700 Sw Harrison, Topeka, KS 66603-3754, Phone: (785) 296-3661, Fax: (785) 296-0999, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morland, KS
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