For population 25 years and over in Morris:
For population 15 years and over in Morris village:
16 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,583 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (37.9 miles , pop. 60,651).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (127.4 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (137.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Pittsfield, NY (2.2 miles ), Laurens, NY (2.5 miles ), Butternuts, NY (2.5 miles ), Gilbertsville, NY (2.6 miles ), New Berlin, NY (2.6 miles ), New Lisbon, NY (2.8 miles ), Laurens, NY (2.8 miles ), New Berlin, NY (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 42.55 N, Longitude: 75.25 W
Area code: 607
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -52 (-8.1%).
Work and jobs in Morris: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Morris, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Morris-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Morris village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.3 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Morris-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 29.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from Morris center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 57.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Otsego County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jessie Belle Rittenhouse - Poet, Joseph Strauss (admiral) - Navy admiral, Annie Rockfellow - Architect.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.1%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Morris compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Morris (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Morris (based on Otsego County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Morris government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,149 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,261 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Morris fatal accident list:
May 21, 1997 06:00 AM, 51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 28, 1980 10:35 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 5, 1976 04:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 1, 1975 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $794,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,250
Total average daily truck traffic: 595
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 5,950
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.