For population 25 years and over in Morristown:
For population 15 years and over in Morristown village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $876 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (53.8 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (63.4 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (313.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Belmont, OH (1.7 miles ), Bethesda, OH (1.8 miles ), Flushing, OH (2.4 miles ), Barnesville, OH (2.7 miles ), Holloway, OH (2.8 miles ), Fairview, OH (2.9 miles) , St. Clairsville, OH (3.0 miles ), New Athens, OH (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 40.06 N, Longitude: 81.07 W
Area code: 740
Population change in the 1990s: -50 (-14.3%).
Work and jobs in Morristown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Morristown, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Morristown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Morristown village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1954, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Morristown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Belmont County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Morristown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morristown:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.316. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.77. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.09. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 23.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00935. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.6%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Morristown compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Morristown (based on Belmont County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.72%
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: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Morristown government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,447 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($173 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,179 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($197 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Morristown:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morristown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: