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Population in 2014: 7,167 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +46.8%
Males: 3,183  (44.4%)
Females: 3,984  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30260.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,364 (it was $46,569 in 2000)
Morrow:

$47,364
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,522 (it was $17,544 in 2000)

Morrow city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,248 (it was $91,300 in 2000)
Morrow:

$81,248
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $103,991; Detached houses: $108,197; Townhouses or other attached units: $76,006; In 2-unit structures: $49,525; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $47,291; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $65,271; Mobile homes: $21,561

Median gross rent in 2013: $857.

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  • Races in Morrow, GA (2013)

    Morrow races chart
    • 2,52737.6%Black alone
    • 1,74325.9%Asian alone
    • 1,72925.7%White alone
    • 3335.0%Two or more races
    • 2543.8%Hispanic
    • 1061.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Morrow: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (8.9%), English (5.8%), Irish (5.6%), Subsaharan African (3.0%), German (1.2%), West Indian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.95 square miles.

Population density: 2,432 people per square mile   (low).

Morrow,GA real estate house value index trend

Morrow, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Morrow:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Morrow city:

  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 43.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

1,488 residents are foreign born (5.8% Asia, 2.6% Latin America).

This city:

22.1%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Morrow, Georgia as of July 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Morrow to the number of sex offenders is 980 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $892 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $530 (0.9%)

Morrow satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (13.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (599.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake City, GA (1.4 miles ), Forest Park, GA (1.8 miles ), Jonesboro, GA (2.0 miles ), Riverdale, GA (2.0 miles ), Conley, GA (2.1 miles ), Stockbridge, GA (2.6 miles ), Hapeville, GA (2.7 miles ), Irondale, GA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $108,300
  • 2002: 66 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2003: 39 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2005: 60 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2006: 66 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $197,300
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $230,300
  • 2013: 21 buildings, average cost: $386,100
  • 2014: 23 buildings, average cost: $412,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.58 N, Longitude: 84.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,423 (+50.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 205 (7.0%)

Morrow household income distribution Morrow home values distribution

Crime rates in Morrow by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1000100000000
per 100,000 19.60.00.00.018.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2122023104121
per 100,000 39.220.139.138.20.036.954.217.90.061.315.228.814.8
Robberies 43423133392826291917241718
per 100,000 842.3844.6605.7629.8715.2516.1469.8520.2350.4260.3365.6244.7266.9
Assaults 2439404024251911779148
per 100,000 470.1784.2781.6763.4440.1460.8343.3197.3129.1107.2137.1201.5118.6
Burglaries 50504152604765697064605843
per 100,000 979.41,005.4801.1992.41,100.3866.41,174.61,237.71,290.8980.1914.1834.8637.5
Thefts 9719511,049985896770959909819727946764678
per 100,000 19,020.619,123.320,496.318,797.716,431.314,193.517,329.216,304.915,102.311,133.214,411.910,996.010,051.9
Auto thefts 1571761821361199261626647573349
per 100,000 3,075.43,539.13,556.12,595.42,182.31,695.91,102.31,112.11,217.0719.8868.4475.0726.5
Arson 0N/AN/AN/A0N/AN/A110000
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/A17.918.40.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 1339.41386.21372.71257.31120.0933.71001.9931.2828.0646.1771.0603.9556.8

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Crime rate in Morrow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 47 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.61
Georgia average:

2.73

Morrow tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +547 (+12.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Morrow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Morrow, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Morrow-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 53% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.3 miles away from the Morrow city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 1/10/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Morrow-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 108.5 miles away from Morrow center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 168.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 155.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 241.2 miles away from Morrow center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.8 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 Clayton County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Morrow topographic map

Birthplace of: Rod Venner - College basketball player (Jacksonville St. Gamecocks).

Hospitals and medical centers in Morrow:

  • HEALTH CARE OF LAKE CITY INC (2055 REX RD BOX 728)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Morrow:

  • LAKE CITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LAKE CITY, GA)
  • EMBRACING HOSPICECARE OF SOUTH ATLANTA (Hospital, about 3 miles away; JONESBORO, GA)
  • ARROWHEAD HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JONESBORO, GA)
  • ARROWHEAD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JONESBORO, GA)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - CLAYTON COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; JONESBORO, GA)
  • SUNCREST HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; RIVERDALE, GA)
  • FOREST PARK DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; FOREST PARK, GA)

Amtrak station near Morrow:

  • 16 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Morrow:

  • Clayton State University (Full-time enrollment: 5,844; Location: 2000 Clayton State Boulevard; Public; Website: www.clayton.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Empire Beauty School-Morrow (FT enrollment: 282; Location: 1958 Mt Zion Rd Ste 205; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu/)
  • Interactive College of Technology-Morrow (FT enrollment: 28; Location: 1580 Southlake Parkway Suite C; Private, for-profit; Website: ict.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Morrow:

  • Georgia Perimeter College (about 9 miles; Decatur, GA; Full-time enrollment: 17,138)
  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 10 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 10 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)
  • Spelman College (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Georgia State University (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 30,264)
  • Morehouse College (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,201)

Public high schools in Morrow:

  • MORROW HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,679, Location: 2299 OLD REX MORROW RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • ELITE SCHOLARS ACADEMY SCHOOL (Location: 5968 MADDOX RD, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)

Private high school in Morrow:

  • EVANGEL TEMPLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 24, Location: 2230 REX RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Morrow:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Clayton College & State University is now called Clayton State University. It's student enrollment is approximately 6,000.

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Notable locations in Morrow: Morrow Police Station (A), Morrow Fire Department (B), Morrow City Hall (C), Georgia State Archives Building (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Southlake Mall Shopping Center (1), Southlake Festival Shopping Center (2), Morrow Pavillion Shopping Center (3), Hammock Center Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Morrow include: Morrow Presbyterian Church (A), Morrow Methodist Church (B), Morrow Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Angel Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Clayton County - Libraries- Water Authority- Other Departments- Main Office- Land (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1600 Battle Creek Road), Clayton County Water Authority - Main Office General Information Billing Inqui (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1600 Battle Creek Road).

Hotels: Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Atlanta (2192 Mount Zion Parkway), Days Inn Southlake (1599 Adamson Parkway), Country Inn-Suites Morrow (2192 Mount Zion Parkway), Drury Inn and Suites Atlanta South (6520 South Lee Street), Extended Stay America - Atlanta/Morrow (2265 Mount Zion Pkwy), Fairfield Inn Atlanta Southlake (1599 Adamson Pkwy), Hampton Inn Atlanta-Southlake (1533 Southlake Parkway).

Clayton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.8. This is worse than average.

City:

91.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.293. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.293
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.01. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.01
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.625. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.625
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00345. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00345
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.9%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.2% for Black residents, 34.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.5%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
475 people in college/university student housing in 2010
15 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with most branches in Morrow (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Morrow Branch, Park 54 Branch, Mt Zion Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: Southlake Branch at 1235 Southlake Mall, branch established on 1976/07/22; Mount Zion Branch at 2035 Mount Zion Road, branch established on 1997/03/20. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Morrow Branch at 1585 Southlake Parkway, branch established on 1990/03/08. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Southlake Branch at 1200 Mt. Zion Road, branch established on 1984/09/10. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Morrow Southlake Branch at 2015 Mount Zion Rd, branch established on 2008/09/25. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Mount Zion Branch at 1860 Mt. Zion Road, branch established on 2007/04/02. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Guaranty Bank: Lake City Branch at 5664 Jonesboro Road, branch established on 2007/05/24. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Morrow Office Branch at 6145 Jonesboro Rd, branch established on 2007/07/30. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Fidelity Bank: Southlake Branch at 1267 Southlake Circle, branch established on 1998/06/08. Info updated 2011/10/24: Bank assets: $2,231.8 mil, Deposits: $1,889.9 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Southern Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.5
Georgia average:

12.6

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

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Religion statistics for Morrow city (based on Clayton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant76,232137
Other13,50314
Catholic10,5333
Black Protestant8,12515
Mainline Protestant6,69520
None144,336-
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: 49
Clayton County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
Clayton County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 128
Clayton County:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Here:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Clayton County:

30.7%
Georgia:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Morrow:

49.8%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.3%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Morrow:

28.6
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Morrow:

19.2%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.9%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Morrow:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Here:

32.2%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Morrow:

55.6%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Morrow:

81.0%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Morrow, GA Residents
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 6$26,398$52,7960$0
Other Government Administration 5$33,865$81,2765$4,200
Judicial and Legal 4$12,038$36,1146$7,844
Police Protection - Officers 26$108,513$50,0832$7,110
Firefighters 33$141,694$51,52518$13,122
Other and Unallocable 22$75,143$40,9873$2,797
Totals for Government 96$397,651$49,70634$35,073

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $1,314,000 ($183.34)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,471,000 ($205.25)
    Central Staff Services: $1,410,000 ($196.74)
    Fire Protection: $1,285,000 ($179.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $832,000 ($116.09)
    General - Other: $757,000 ($105.62)
    Financial Administration: $185,000 ($25.81)
    Housing & Community Development: $155,000 ($21.63)
    General Public Buildings: $155,000 ($21.63)
    Regular Highways: $96,000 ($13.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $75,000 ($10.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($6.56)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($2.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($0.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $444,000 ($61.95)
    Regular Highways: $226,000 ($31.53)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($16.05)
    General - Other: $114,000 ($15.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $57,000 ($7.95)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($1.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($0.84)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,727,000 ($520.02)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $950,000 ($132.55)
    All Other: $372,000 ($51.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($3.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,352,000 ($328.17)
    All Other: $27,000 ($3.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,119,000 ($156.13)
    Interest Earnings: $230,000 ($32.09)
    Rents: $116,000 ($16.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $43,000 ($6.00)
    All Other: $37,000 ($5.16)
  • Tax - NEC: $1,117,000 ($155.85)
    Other Selective Sales: $665,000 ($92.79)
    Public Utilities: $564,000 ($78.69)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $201,000 ($28.05)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,793,000 ($947.82)

13.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($22,217 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.67%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($81 average AGI)
Clayton County:

0.04%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fulton County, GA  4.01% ($20,515 average AGI)
from DeKalb County, GA  1.65% ($22,341)
from Henry County, GA  1.33% ($24,981)


13.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.97%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Clayton County:

0.06%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fulton County, GA  4.14% ($21,844 average AGI)
to Henry County, GA  1.66% ($30,523)
to DeKalb County, GA  1.59% ($22,285)

Strongest AM radio stations in Morrow:

  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSSA (1570 AM; 5 kW; MORROW, GA; Owner: SOUTH ATLANTA BROACASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAEC (860 AM; 5 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WAEC LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWWE (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HAPEVILLE, GA; Owner: WAEC LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHP)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morrow:

  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WRAS (88.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAMJ (102.5 FM; MABLETON, GA; Owner: NEW MABLETON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCLK (91.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMVV (90.7 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: LIFE RADIO MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WREK (91.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO COMMNS. BD, GEORGIA INST. TECH)

TV broadcast stations around Morrow:

  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WGTV (Channel 8; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
Morrow fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Morrow fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 101m331ftTotal length
  • $128,000Total costs
  • 926,663Total average daily traffic
  • 18,645Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 92010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Morrow, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Morrow)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Morrow, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Within 25 Mi Radius (Lat: 33.534556 Lon: -84.305750), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTT954
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz, 956.318 MHz, 956.318 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2008, Expiration Date: 01/04/2019Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 North Glebe Rd. #1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2215, Fax: (703) 558-0523
  • ATL0934, 6712 Maddox Rd (Lat: 33.572056 Lon: -84.309917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQHE602, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/12/2007, Expiration Date: 07/12/2017, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • ATL2055, 1938 Harper Drive (Lat: 33.600278 Lon: -84.328778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 75.9 m, Overall height: 79.9 m, Call Sign: WQQV973
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-5178, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • AT73XC087, 6125 Reynolds Road (Lat: 33.586667 Lon: -84.340194), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 38.4 m, Call Sign: WQQZ236
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/2013, Expiration Date: 03/28/2023, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2014, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • VICTORY BLVD, Victory Boulevard (Lat: 33.605417 Lon: -84.325722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQTZ383, Licensee ID: L00002176
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2014, Expiration Date: 05/12/2024, Certifier: Tom FosterRegistrant: County Of Clayton, 1383 Government Circle, Jonesboro, GA 30236, Phone: (770) 473-3972, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Morrow)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5746U , Serial Number: 28-26567, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Paul M Aiken, 5308 Woodland Dr, Morrow, GA 30260
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 414A (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 9414A , Serial Number: 414A0267, Airworthiness Date: 05/14/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): 2morrow Aviation Inc, Po Box 870069, Morrow, GA 30287

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$89,53010$78,07623$114,1221$22,8504$66,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$51,4956$140,5251$15,1601$20,840
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$90,1437$71,27431$107,8525$34,8964$46,255
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$92,7224$50,79817$113,3712$117,9152$55,020
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$62,5600$03$124,6500$01$53,750

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.06 , 0404.08, 0404.12

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$80,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$139,890
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.06 , 0404.08, 0404.12

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Morrow and their reported violations in the past:

CLAYTON COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 270,000, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Non-Acute MRDL - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine dioxide. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Chlorite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2007)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 140
  • Hazardous Condition: 66
  • Service Call: 46
  • Good Intent Call: 25

Incident types - Morrow

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morrow, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Morrow, Georgia:

  • Days Inn Southlake, 1599 Adamson Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 961-6044, Fax: (770) 961-6044
  • Hampton Inn Atlanta Southlake, 1533 Southlake Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 968-8990, Fax: (770) 968-6730
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 6597 Hwy 54, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 960-1957, Fax: (770) 960-9544
  • Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Atlanta South, 2185 Mt Zion Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 472-9800
  • Extended Stay America - Atlanta - Morrow, 2265 Mt Zion Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 472-0727, Fax: (770) 472-6138
  • Sun Suites Of Stockbridge-Morrow, 2235 Mt Zion Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 603-9700, Fax: (770) 603-6620
  • Country Inn & Suites Atlanta I-75 South, 2192 Mt Zion Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (770) 603-3232, Fax: (770) 603-6880
  • Comfort Suites, 1444 Southlake Plaza Dr, Morrow, Georgia 30260 , Phone: (678) 674-1300, Fax: (678) 674-1310
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Morrow, Georgia
Most common first names in Morrow, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12068.4 years
Mary9475.2 years
William8971.2 years
John7572.9 years
Robert5967.6 years
Willie5073.2 years
Charles4667.5 years
George4171.7 years
Thomas4068.9 years
Annie3979.3 years
Most common last names in Morrow, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4771.3 years
Davis3675.8 years
Brown3072.5 years
Williams2962.9 years
Jones2773.5 years
Johnson2473.2 years
Moore2276.8 years
White1872.8 years
Miller1869.4 years
Martin1767.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (44%)
Businesses in Morrow, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Lane Furniture2
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Macy's1
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Avenue1Men's Wearhouse2
Bakers1Motherhood Maternity2
Bally Total Fitness1New York & Co1
Barnes & Noble1Nike14
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Best Western1Old Navy1
Burlington Coat Factory1Olive Garden1
CVS1Panda Express1
Casual Male XL1Payless3
Catherines1PetSmart1
Chick-Fil-A2Publix Super Markets1
Church's Chicken1Quality1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Red Roof Inn1
Costco1Rooms To Go2
Cracker Barrel1Rue211
Curves1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dairy Queen2SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1Sam's Club1
Express1Sears3
Extended Stay America1Sleep Inn1
FedEx9Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Staples1
Foot Locker1Steak 'n Shake1
Ford1Subway3
Fredericks Of Hollywood1T-Mobile6
GNC1T.G.I. Driday's1
GameStop3T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block1Taco Bell2
Havertys Furniture1Target1
Hilton1The Athlete's Foot1
Home Depot1The Limited1
Honda1Toyota1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us3
IHOP1U-Haul2
JCPenney1UPS6
Jimmy Jazz1Value City Furniture1
Jones New York1Vans1
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kincaid1Victoria's Secret1
LA Fitness1Waffle House4
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1

Morrow compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

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  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Laos (population 500+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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