Morton, Washington

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Population in 2014: 1,116 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.8%
 
Males: 540  (48.4%)
Females: 576  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  54.5 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98356.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,277 (it was $31,063 in 2000)
Morton:

$34,277
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,727 (it was $16,275 in 2000)

Morton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,725 (it was $91,600 in 2000)
Morton:

$128,725
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $806.

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  • Races in Morton, WA (2013)

    Morton races chart
    • 91291.1%White alone
    • 454.5%Two or more races
    • 292.9%Hispanic
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Morton: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.4%), Irish (17.2%), English (12.8%), French (6.3%), Norwegian (5.5%), Swedish (4.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1912

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 1,069 people per square mile   (low).

Morton,WA real estate house value index trend

Morton, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Morton:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Morton city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

21 residents are foreign born (1.6% Asia, 1.2% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

2.1%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,218 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,050 (0.9%)

Morton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Graham-Thrift, WA (33.8 miles , pop. 56,970).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (73.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (886.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Mineral, WA (3.0 miles ), Mossyrock, WA (3.2 miles ), Elbe, WA (3.9 miles) , Alder, WA (4.1 miles ), Ashford, WA (4.3 miles ), La Grande, WA (4.4 miles) , Onalaska, WA (4.6 miles ), Eatonville, WA (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,000

Latitude: 46.56 N, Longitude: 122.28 W

Area code: 360

Morton household income distribution Morton home values distribution

Crime rates in Morton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001101210011
per 100,000 0.00.00.091.790.70.091.7183.592.30.00.088.889.6
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 3153026112411
per 100,000 278.893.8465.1275.20.0181.5550.091.792.3174.8350.088.889.6
Burglaries 1010994312111015097
per 100,000 929.4938.1837.2825.7363.0272.21,099.91,009.2922.51,311.20.0799.3627.2
Thefts 80655958613454553126101524
per 100,000 7,434.96,097.65,488.45,321.15,535.43,085.34,949.65,045.92,859.82,272.7874.91,332.12,150.5
Auto thefts 61041307020112
per 100,000 557.6938.1372.191.7272.20.0641.60.0184.50.087.588.8179.2
Arson 1120000001000
per 100,000 92.993.8186.00.00.00.00.00.00.087.40.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 481.7419.9417.3423.0355.1186.1530.5455.5297.7226.6116.6213.5243.4

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Crime rate in Morton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -102 (-8.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Morton, Washington

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Earthquake activity:

Morton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Washington state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 39.5 miles away from Morton center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 52.6 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 437.0 miles away from Morton center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 12.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lewis County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 13, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Morton topographic map

Birthplace of: Gene Amondson - Painter.

Hospitals and medical centers in Morton:

  • MORTON GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 521 ADAMS STREET)
  • MORTON HOSPITAL - L T C U (521 ADAMS STREET)
  • MORTON NURSING HOME (521 ADAMS STREET)

airports located in Morton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morton:

  • Centralia College (about 35 miles; Centralia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,354)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 42 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 42 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)
  • Lower Columbia College (about 43 miles; Longview, WA; FT enrollment: 2,595)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 44 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,185)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 45 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,981)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 45 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 5,228)

Public high school in Morton:

Public elementary/middle school in Morton:

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Notable location: Lewis County Fire District 4 Morton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.3%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
62 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
30 people in nursing homes in 2000

Morton, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Morton (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Morton Branch at 291 South 2nd, branch established on 1987/04/27. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Morton Branch at Second And Adams, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • Security State Bank: Morton Branch at 245 South Second Street, branch established on 1983/12/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $338.0 mil, Deposits: $292.5 mil, headquarters in Centralia, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Security State Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Washington average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Morton city (based on Lewis County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,96166
Catholic8,10210
Other4,63716
Mainline Protestant3,62120
None47,134-
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: 26
Lewis County:

3.54 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Lewis County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Lewis County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

8.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

34.4%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.0%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.2%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Morton:

28.8
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Morton:

22.6%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.2%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.0%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

51.7%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Morton:

74.0%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Morton, WA 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
Other Government Administration 3$9,442$37,7680$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$16,514$66,0562$1,007
Police - Other 1$4,113$49,3560$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$804
Sewerage 3$10,617$42,4680$0
Water Supply 3$15,946$63,7840$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$508
Totals for Government 13$56,632$52,2764$2,319

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($3.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $181,000 ($162.19)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($131.72)
    Water Utilities: $132,000 ($118.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $112,000 ($100.36)
    Regular Highways: $70,000 ($62.72)
    Financial Administration: $66,000 ($59.14)
    Corrections - Other: $23,000 ($20.61)
    Fire Protection: $23,000 ($20.61)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($16.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000 ($16.13)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($11.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($4.48)
    Air Transportation: $4,000 ($3.58)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($3.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($21.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resource - Other: $453,000 ($405.91)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($7.17)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($4.48)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.90)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.90)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $324,000 ($290.32)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($31.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $217,000 ($194.44)
    All Other: $46,000 ($41.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $74,000 ($66.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($5.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $38,000 ($34.05)
    Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($31.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $29,000 ($25.99)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $371,000 ($332.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($21.51)
    All Other: $21,000 ($18.82)
    General Support: $10,000 ($8.96)
    Housing & Community Development: $7,000 ($6.27)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $225,000 ($201.61)
    Property: $160,000 ($143.37)
    Other Selective Sales: $15,000 ($13.44)
    NEC: $7,000 ($6.27)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $939,000 ($841.40)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $395,000 ($353.94)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $451,000 ($404.12)
    Other NEC: $16,000 ($14.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,312,000 ($1175.63)
    Other, NEC: $388,000 ($347.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $78,000 ($69.89)
    Other, NEC: $23,000 ($20.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,167,000 ($1045.70)

5.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Lewis County:

0.05%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Thurston County, WA  1.47% ($28,931 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.57% ($32,258)
from King County, WA  0.44% ($38,692)


5.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,792 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($280 average AGI)
Lewis County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Thurston County, WA  1.42% ($33,872 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.40% ($32,657)
to Pierce County, WA  0.38% ($26,608)

Strongest AM radio stations in Morton:

  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morton:

  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRQT (107.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • K273AI (102.5 FM; ARIEL, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFNK (104.9 FM; EATONVILLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K216DH (91.1 FM; CATHLAMET, WA; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • K220HE (91.9 FM; CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KITI-FM (95.1 FM; WINLOCK, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KUKN (105.5 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON INTERSTATE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWYQ (90.3 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Morton:

  • K02FE (Channel 2; GLENOMA, WA; Owner: RAINEY VALLEY T.V. SERVICE, INC.)
  • K13JE (Channel 13; GLENOMA, WA; Owner: RAINEY VALLEY T.V. SERVICE, INC.)

Morton fatal accident list:

Dec 21, 1996 02:20 PM, 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 6,292Total average daily traffic
  • 1,240Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,819Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Morton, WA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Morton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: APEX CROSS-5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 50433 , Serial Number: 5-236
    Registrant (Individual): Richard K Williams, Po Box 764, Morton, WA 98356
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/22/2003, Exported to: Mexico
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5453P , Serial Number: 24-509, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 11/05/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew F Jr Noel, 172 Priest Rd, Morton, WA 98356
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 880PM , Serial Number: 15065825, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J W Baird, Po Box 822, Morton, WA 98356
  • Aircraft: STINSON VULTEE V-77 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680E SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9795H , Serial Number: 77-66
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry L Wells, Po Box 850, Morton, WA 98356

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Morton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morton, WA
Most common first names in Morton, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2772.7 years
John2074.1 years
George1977.3 years
Mary1777.6 years
Charles1673.5 years
James1571.0 years
Robert1571.0 years
Frank1283.2 years
Dorothy1078.5 years
Donald967.5 years
Most common last names in Morton, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1481.5 years
Davis978.8 years
Clevenger978.6 years
Coleman969.9 years
Wilson883.6 years
Wright882.9 years
Thompson770.9 years
Taylor785.1 years
Stiltner773.7 years
Blankenship674.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Morton, WA
NameCountNameCount
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U.S. Cellular1

Morton compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Rocky E. Armstrong (2)
  • David J. Garcia (2)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.