Morris, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 5,297 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 2,561  (48.4%)
Females: 2,736  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

28.5 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56267.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,142 (it was $31,786 in 2000)
Morris:

$46,142
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,883 (it was $16,607 in 2000)

Morris city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $134,097 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Morris:

$134,097
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $167,729; detached houses: $166,807; townhouses or other attached units: $176,559

Median gross rent in 2017: $770.

March 2019 cost of living index in Morris: 77.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.4%
(23.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 82.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Morris, MN (2017)
    • 4,77787.4%White alone
    • 1793.3%Hispanic
    • 1342.5%Asian alone
    • 1162.1%American Indian alone
    • 1122.0%Two or more races
    • 751.4%Black alone
    • 140.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Morris detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Morris by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.0)
1
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(76.5)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A4
(75.8)
4
(74.8)
8
(148.8)
6
(111.8)
3
(56.6)
3
(56.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
1
(19.0)
2
(37.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(229.6)
8
(156.1)
5
(98.9)
7
(141.5)
8
(160.8)
2
(39.4)
5
(93.9)
2
(37.7)
4
(75.8)
5
(93.5)
3
(55.8)
5
(93.2)
1
(18.9)
7
(132.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(153.1)
9
(175.6)
27
(533.9)
9
(182.0)
15
(301.5)
12
(236.5)
15
(281.6)
10
(188.7)
9
(170.6)
15
(280.5)
9
(167.4)
13
(242.2)
6
(113.3)
8
(150.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
53
(1,014)
90
(1,756)
113
(2,235)
130
(2,628)
108
(2,171)
98
(1,931)
99
(1,858)
130
(2,453)
85
(1,611)
84
(1,571)
72
(1,339)
63
(1,174)
44
(830.7)
40
(754.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(76.5)
1
(19.5)
10
(197.7)
1
(20.2)
6
(120.6)
4
(78.8)
7
(131.4)
1
(18.9)
7
(132.7)
6
(112.2)
4
(74.4)
5
(93.2)
3
(56.6)
2
(37.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)164.5255.8271.1212.5214.1171.1183.4186.5168.5181.2201.4179.494.8115.5

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City-data.com crime index in Morris, MN

Crime rate in Morris detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Minnesota average:

1.67
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Ancestries: German (42.5%), Norwegian (12.6%), American (3.4%), Finnish (2.6%), Irish (2.6%), European (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1133 feet

Land area: 4.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,237 people per square mile   (low).

Morris, Minnesota map

229 residents are foreign born (0.9% Latin America, 0.8% Asia, 0.4% Africa).

This city:

4.2%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,748 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,732 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (84.1 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (135.6 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (485.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Alberta, MN (2.6 miles),
Hancock, MN (2.9 miles ),
Cyrus, MN (2.9 miles ),
Donnelly, MN (3.0 miles ),
Chokio, MN (3.6 miles ),
Kensington, MN (4.1 miles ),
Hoffman, MN (4.2 miles ),
Farwell, MN (4.3 miles)

Latitude: 45.58 N, Longitude: 95.91 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,860 (+34.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,423 (85.1%)

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Morris, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Morris, MN in 2017
Morris satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $190,900
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $224,100
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $154,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $448,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $252,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Morris, MN residents
Average permit cost in Morris, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Historical population in Morris, MN
Historical housing units in Morris, MN
Most common industries in Morris, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (28.8%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (25.6%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Machinery (3.8%)
  • Social assistance (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (31.6%)
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Morris, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.2%)

Average climate in Morris, Minnesota

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Morris, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Morris-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the Morris city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/18/1964, a category F3 tornado 21.5 miles away from the city center injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Morris-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 8.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 195.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.2 miles away from Morris center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 722.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 244.7 miles away from Morris center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Stevens County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Morris topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Morris:

  • RAVENWOOD HOME (605 WEST STREET)
  • STEVENS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 400 EAST FIRST STREET, PO BOX 660)
  • STEVENS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CTR (400 EAST 1ST STREET, BOX 660)
  • WEST WIND VILLAGE (1001 SCOTTS AVENUE)
  • SANFORD DIALYSIS MORRIS (400 E 1ST STREET)

Airports located in Morris:

College/University in Morris:

  • University of Minnesota-Morris (Full-time enrollment: 1,852; Location: 309 Behmler Hall; Public; Website: www.morris.umn.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morris:

  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 33 miles; Alexandria, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,324)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 50 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Ridgewater College (about 52 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 57 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 59 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 78 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 79 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)

Public high school in Morris:

Public elementary/middle school in Morris:

Private elementary/middle school in Morris:

See full list of schools located in Morris

Library in Morris:

  • MORRIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $305,976; Location: 102 E 6TH STREET; 59,137 books; 15,187 e-books; 1,912 audio materials; 2,961 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 130 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Morris: Morris (A), Stevens County Fairgrounds (B), Pomme De Terre Campground (C), Stevens County Courthouse (D), Morris Police Department (E), Stevens County Sheriffs Office (F), Rodney A Briggs Library (G), West Central Minnesota Historical Center (H), Morris City Hall (I), Morris City Library (J), Morris Fire Department (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: City Center Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Morris include: Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Zion Lutheran Church (B), Evangelical Free Church (C), Federated Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Hosanna Worship Center (F), Morris Assembly of God Church (G), Morris Community Church (H), First Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Calvary Cemetery (1), Summit Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Morris include: Eastside Park (1), Pomme de Terre Park (2), Wells Park (3), Wadsworth Trail Historical Marker (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Morris Motel (207 South Highway 9), Best Western Prairie Inn (200 Highway 28 East), Super 8 Morris MN (102 Highway 28 East).

Courts: Stevens County - Judge of District Court (400 Colorado Avenue), Stevens County - District Court (400 Colorado Avenue), Stevens County - Court Administrator (400 Colorado Avenue).

Birthplace of: Aaron Schock - Politician, Dave Skrien - Player of and football, Mike Morley - Professional golfer, Mona Lyn Reese - Composer, Henry Raymond Ringness - Navy Navy Cross recipient.

Stevens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

51.4%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Morris in 2010:

  • 730 people in college/university student housing
  • 82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 44 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Morris in 2000:

  • 764 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 53 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Morris (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Morris Branch at 214 Atlantic Avenue, branch established on 1981/06/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • United Farmers & Merchants State Bank: United Farmers & Merchants State Ban at 4 Atlantic Avenue, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $37.4 mil, Deposits: $34.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Donnelly Bancshares, Inc.
  • BREMER BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: Morris Branch at 701 Atlantic Avenue, branch established on 1933/12/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $624.4 mil, Deposits: $515.5 mil, headquarters in Alexandria, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Otto Bremer Foundation
  • RiverWood Bank: Morris Branch at 532 Atlantic Avenue, branch established on 2005/03/22. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $162.3 mil, Deposits: $128.6 mil, headquarters in Baxter, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Morris:

Marital status in Morris, MN
  • Never married: 47.1%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

For population 25 years and over in Morris:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Morris
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Morris, MN (based on Stevens County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,66610
Evangelical Protestant1,82311
Catholic1,5462
Other1-
None2,690-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Here:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Stevens County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.33 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Stevens County:

27.2%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Morris:

53.4%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.7%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Morris:

27.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Morris:

11.2%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Morris:

7.0
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.9%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

61.5%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.4%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Morris, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$36,465$62,5110$0
Streets and Highways 5$23,004$55,2100$0
Other and Unallocable 4$19,716$59,1485$6,317
Financial Administration 3$15,910$63,6400$0
Local Libraries 3$11,875$47,5002$4,254
Other Government Administration 3$16,310$65,2405$2,429
Parks and Recreation 2$8,151$48,9060$0
Sewerage 2$7,794$46,7640$0
Police - Other 1$4,039$48,4681$2,482
Transit 1$4,601$55,21210$17,717
Water Supply 1$3,897$46,7640$0
Firefighters 0$0 28$3,948
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 32$151,762$56,91151$37,147

Morris government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,545,000 ($291.67)
    Water Utilities: $154,000 ($29.07)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $1,239,000 ($233.91)
    Police Protection: $1,033,000 ($195.02)
    Regular Highways: $649,000 ($122.52)
    Water Utilities: $462,000 ($87.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $350,000 ($66.08)
    Libraries: $329,000 ($62.11)
    Financial Administration: $302,000 ($57.01)
    Transit Utilities: $283,000 ($53.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $238,000 ($44.93)
    Central Staff Services: $235,000 ($44.36)
    General - Other: $229,000 ($43.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $213,000 ($40.21)
    Sewerage: $146,000 ($27.56)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $94,000 ($17.75)
    Parking Facilities: $45,000 ($8.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $42,000 ($7.93)
    Housing and Community Development: $24,000 ($4.53)
    Natural Resources - Other: $18,000 ($3.40)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.19)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $228,000 ($43.04)
    Corporate Bonds: $159,000 ($30.02)
    Benefit Payments: $148,000 ($27.94)
    Withdrawals: $16,000 ($3.02)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000 ($37.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $410,000 ($77.40)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($20.39)
    Liquor Stores: $31,000 ($5.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,907,000 ($360.02)

Morris government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $330,000 ($62.30)
    Sewerage: $238,000 ($44.93)
    Other: $192,000 ($36.25)
    Air Transportation: $19,000 ($3.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($1.51)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $112,000 ($21.14)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $26,000 ($4.91)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $388,000 ($73.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $281,000 ($53.05)
    Special Assessments: $152,000 ($28.70)
    General Revenue - Other: $46,000 ($8.68)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($6.61)
    Donations From Private Sources: $32,000 ($6.04)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,369,000 ($258.45)
    Water Utilities: $851,000 ($160.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,335,000 ($252.03)
    Other: $796,000 ($150.27)
    Highways: $120,000 ($22.65)
  • Tax - Property: $1,394,000 ($263.17)
    Public Utilities Sales: $264,000 ($49.84)

Morris government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,993,000 ($942.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,720,000 ($891.07)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,050,000 ($198.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $777,000 ($146.69)

Morris government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000 ($6.99)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $149,000 ($28.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,562,000 ($1050.03)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $316,000 ($59.66)

7.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,338 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Pope County, MN  0.74% ($48,741 average AGI)
Businesses in Morris, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1RadioShack1
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1True Value1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Morris:

  • KMRS (1230 AM; 1 kW; MORRIS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morris:

  • KUMM (89.7 FM; MORRIS, MN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, MORRIS)
  • KKOK-FM (95.7 FM; MORRIS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K213DN (90.5 FM; MORRIS, MN; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRVY-FM (97.3 FM; STARBUCK, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSCR-FM (93.5 FM; BENSON, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Morris:

  • K21AK (Channel 21; APPLETON, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA, INC.)
  • K45DP (Channel 45; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K51EJ (Channel 51; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K27EN (Channel 27; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K39DZ (Channel 39; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K31DH (Channel 31; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY UHF-TV, INC.)
  • K53DX (Channel 53; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K59BT (Channel 59; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K61BJ (Channel 61; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K63BW (Channel 63; DONNELLY/HERMAN, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K18DU (Channel 18; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY UHF-TV, INC.)
  • K55FW (Channel 55; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K57BL (Channel 57; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
Morris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Morris fatal accident list:

Dec 11, 2013 02:09 PM, Sr-25 W 5th St, Lat: 45.585683, Lon: -95.914761, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 2007 02:00 AM, Sr-28, Lat: 45.585636, Lon: -95.914878, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 28, 1976 07:08 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 28, 1975 07:08 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 28.6mTotal length
  • $883,000,000Total costs
  • 17,735Total average daily traffic
  • 2,051Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,524Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Morris, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Morris, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morris)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Morris, MN)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KC0EYD, Licensee ID: L01474500, Grant Date: 05/22/2019, Expiration Date: 05/22/2029, Registrant: Kerry C Michael, 305 E 2nd St, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: KC0HTY, Licensee ID: L00229571, Grant Date: 04/19/2000, Expiration Date: 04/19/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2012, Certifier: Elisha L Odegaard, Registrant: Elisha L Odegaard, Rr 2 Box 35, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: KC0JVH, Licensee ID: L00329253, Grant Date: 01/27/2011, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021, Certifier: Steven D Anderson, Registrant: Steven D Anderson, 12 East 1st Street, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: KD0MVU, Licensee ID: L01599212, Grant Date: 10/25/2010, Expiration Date: 10/25/2020, Certifier: Gordon C Mcintosh, Registrant: Gordon C Mcintosh, 307 W 9th St, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: AC0WC, Licensee ID: L01635568, Grant Date: 05/02/2011, Expiration Date: 05/02/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/24/2011, Certifier: David K Kjelland, Registrant: David K Kjelland, 409 West 6th St, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: NG0W, Previous Call Sign: AC0WC, Licensee ID: L01635568, Grant Date: 05/24/2011, Expiration Date: 05/24/2021, Certifier: David Kjelland, Registrant: David Kjelland, 24513 490th Ave, Morris, MN 56267
  • Call Sign: KE0MGK, Licensee ID: L02085392, Grant Date: 02/27/2017, Expiration Date: 02/27/2027, Cancellation Date: 03/20/2017, Certifier: Jenna L Harlow, Registrant: Jenna L Harlow, 105 S Oregon Ave, Morris, MN 56267


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Morris)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 22 took place in 2012, and the least - 1 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Morris, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.5%), and Outside Fires (30.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Morris, MN
    • 9443.5%Structure Fires
    • 6630.6%Outside Fires
    • 3516.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 219.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morris, MN
Most common first names in Morris, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4681.8 years
Mary4585.1 years
William3078.7 years
Margaret2483.3 years
Henry2382.9 years
Anna2287.4 years
Helen2281.9 years
Robert2278.9 years
Clara2190.0 years
Harold2179.7 years
Most common last names in Morris, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson3781.5 years
Johnson2982.3 years
Olson2781.7 years
Peterson1976.4 years
Nelson1979.5 years
Kill1777.9 years
Larson1575.6 years
Smith1377.6 years
Carlson1380.5 years
Benson1278.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Morris, MN
  • 81.7%Utility gas
  • 9.7%Electricity
  • 5.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Coal or coke
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Morris, MN
  • 60.3%Utility gas
  • 37.2%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Morris compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Morris on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time firefighters per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 (56267) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Norwegian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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