Mount Morris, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 2,927 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 1,207  (41.2%)
Females: 1,720  (58.8%)
Median resident age:  39.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61054.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,730 (it was $41,333 in 2000)
Mount Morris:

$39,730
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,390 (it was $20,326 in 2000)

Mount Morris village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,454 (it was $83,500 in 2000)
Mount Morris:

$107,454
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $157,184; Detached houses: $165,287; Townhouses or other attached units: $138,480; In 2-unit structures: $131,836; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $239,965; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $101,673; Mobile homes: $15,824

Median gross rent in 2013: $543.

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  • Races in Mount Morris, IL (2010)

    Mount Morris races chart
    • 2,80293.5%White alone
    • 1244.1%Hispanic
    • 451.5%Two or more races
    • 170.6%Black alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mount Morris: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.6%), Irish (14.6%), United States (9.8%), English (8.4%), Dutch (6.3%), Italian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 916 feet

Land area: 1.17 square miles.

Population density: 2,511 people per square mile   (average).

Mount Morris,IL real estate house value index trend

Mount Morris, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Mount Morris:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Morris village:

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

70 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 0.3% Europe).

This village:

2.2%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Mount Morris, Illinois as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Morris to the number of sex offenders is 295 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,568 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,790 (1.9%)

Mount Morris satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (24.2 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (71.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (91.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Leaf River, IL (2.4 miles ), Oregon, IL (2.4 miles ), Adeline, IL (2.7 miles) , Polo, IL (2.9 miles ), Forreston, IL (3.0 miles ), Lost Nation, IL (3.2 miles ), Byron, IL (3.2 miles ), Grand Detour, IL (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $56,200
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $213,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 89.43 W

Area code: 815

Mount Morris household income distribution Mount Morris home values distribution

Crime rates in Mount Morris (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 assaults (100.7 per 100,000)
  • 5 burglaries (167.9 per 100,000)
  • 29 thefts (973.8 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 73.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 257.8)

Crime rates in Mount Morris (2013):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 assault (34.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (34.0 per 100,000)
  • 22 thefts (749.1 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 40.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 244.1)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +53 (+1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Mount Morris, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Morris-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the Mount Morris village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 tornado 30.8 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Morris-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 261.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.1 miles away from Mount Morris center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 237.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 294.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 260.8 miles away from Mount Morris center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 249.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ogle County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Morris topographic map

Birthplace of: Akiane Kramarik - Artist, Nels Potter - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Morris:

  • PINECREST MANOR (414 SOUTH WESLEY AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mount Morris:

  • OREGON LIVING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; OREGON, IL)
  • OGLE COUNTY HOSPICE ASSOCIATION (Hospital, about 6 miles away; OREGON, IL)
  • POLO REHAB AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; POLO, IL)
  • NEIGHBORS REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BYRON, IL)
  • JACK MABLEY DEVELOPEMENTAL CTR (Hospital, about 14 miles away; DIXON, IL)
  • KILKER-PINE ACRES GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; DIXON, IL)
  • DAVITA- DIXON KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; DIXON, IL)

Airports located in Mount Morris:

Operable nuclear power plants near Mount Morris:

  • 11 miles: Byron 1 and 2 in Byron, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Morris:

  • Rock Valley College (about 29 miles; Rockford, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,269)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 30 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 36 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Ashford University (about 42 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 54 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 55 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • McHenry County College (about 57 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
See full list of schools located in Mount Morris

Library in Mount Morris:

  • MOUNT MORRIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $113,645; Location: 105 SOUTH MCKENDRIE AVENUE; 24,211 books; 363 e-books; 1,174 audio materials; 1,241 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 61 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Mount Morris is an excellant area for motorcycle riding with some of the best scenery around, including White Pines State Forest Preserve. Dining is reasonable here also with the average meal at $6.00 or less per person. Try that in Chicago! Good churches and neighbors who take time to know and help each other.

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Notable locations in Mount Morris: Sunset Hill Golf Club (A), Mount Morris Public Library (B), Mount Morris City Hall (C), Mount Morris Fire Protection District (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Morris include: Church of the Brethren (A), Disciples United Methodist Church (B), Evangelical Free Church (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Mount Morris include: Dillehay Park (1), Hal Palmer Park (2), Zickur Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ogle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 47.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.14

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

WHITE PINES FOREST STATE PARK (97295) (Population served: 750, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2009)
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Morris that have no violations reported:

  • THE NEW TOWN & COUNTRY LANES (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.0%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

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
122 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
139 people in nursing homes in 2000

Mount Morris, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Mount Morris compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Mount Morris (2011 data):

  • Union Savings Bank: Mount Morris Branch at 2 West Main Street, branch established on 1877/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $170.5 mil, Deposits: $145.7 mil, headquarters in Freeport, IL, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bancshares, Mhc
  • Sterling Federal Bank, F.S.B.: Mt Morris Branch at 18 W Main St, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $474.7 mil, Deposits: $409.3 mil, headquarters in Sterling, IL, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Illinois average:

12.4

Mount Morris travel time to work - commute Mount Morris mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (21%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mount Morris village (based on Ogle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,51231
Catholic7,6754
Evangelical Protestant5,46441
Other2533
None31,593-
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: 9
Ogle County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Ogle County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

8.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ogle County:

26.7%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.4%
State:

14.5%
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 1$3,875$46,5001$359
Police Protection - Officers 4$17,121$51,3632$1,431
Police - Other 1$3,366$40,3920$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,002$42,0120$0
Sewerage 2$9,384$56,3040$0
Water Supply 1$4,995$59,9400$0
Local Libraries 1$2,090$25,0806$3,937
Totals for Government 12$47,833$47,8339$5,727

Mount Morris government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Libraries: $587,000 ($200.55)
    Police Protection: $248,000 ($84.73)
    Regular Highways: $230,000 ($78.58)
    Sewerage: $207,000 ($70.72)
    Financial Administration: $178,000 ($60.81)
    Water Utilities: $164,000 ($56.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($34.51)
    General - Other: $74,000 ($25.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $44,000 ($15.03)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($5.81)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($5.12)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $538,000 ($183.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.71)

Mount Morris government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $250,000 ($85.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($36.21)
    Parking Facilities: $5,000 ($1.71)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $385,000 ($131.53)
    Interest Earnings: $27,000 ($9.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $172,000 ($58.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $420,000 ($143.49)
    All Other: $208,000 ($71.06)
    Highways: $83,000 ($28.36)
  • Tax - Property: $346,000 ($118.21)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($4.44)
    NEC: $8,000 ($2.73)

Mount Morris government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($27.33)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $255,000 ($87.12)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $35,000 ($11.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $260,000 ($88.83)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($19.82)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000 ($10.25)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($7.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $662,000 ($226.17)

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,950 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Winnebago County, IL  1.10% ($42,238 average AGI)
from DeKalb County, IL  0.68% ($30,708)
from Lee County, IL  0.51% ($36,615)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,187 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Winnebago County, IL  1.19% ($31,418 average AGI)
to DeKalb County, IL  0.51% ($29,527)
to Lee County, IL  0.51% ($31,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Morris:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Morris:

  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WFPS (92.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WNIE (89.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Morris:

  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
Mount Morris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Mount Morris fatal accident list:

Jul 31, 2012 09:05 PM, Willow Road, Lat: 42.05637, Lon: -89.45184, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 25, 2008 09:41 AM, Mt Morris Rd, Mid Town Rd, Lat: 42.06366, Lon: -89.43249, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mount Morris)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 102 E Center St (Lat: 42.049194 Lon: -89.432333), Call Sign: KSJ275
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.040 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/2004, Expiration Date: 10/12/2014
    Registrant: Mt. Morris Poilce Department, 105 W. Lincoln St., Mt. Morris, IL 61054, Phone: (815) 734-4106, Fax: (815) 734-4133, Email:
  • White Pines State Pk 5 Mi Sw (Lat: 41.994472 Lon: -89.461222), Call Sign: KZF521
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2004, Expiration Date: 01/30/2015
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • 102 E Center St (Lat: 42.049194 Lon: -89.432333), Call Sign: KSJ740, Licensee ID: L00018899
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2004, Expiration Date: 11/30/2014
    Registrant: Mount Morris, Village Of, 102 E Center St, Mount Morris, IL 61054, Phone: (815) 734-4132
  • 410 S Mackendrie (Lat: 42.043917 Lon: -89.431778), Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPMT790
    Assigned Frequencies: 216.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/12/2004, Expiration Date: 12/18/2013, Certifier: Steve M Mongan
    Registrant: Data Flow Systems Inc, 659 Eau Gallie Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32935, Fax: (407) 259-4006
  • 302 S Mckendrie (Lat: 42.045583 Lon: -89.431500), Call Sign: KUR933
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/04/1997, Expiration Date: 05/04/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2001
    Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I Street, Nw 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2537, Fax: (202) 336-7922, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • MARYLAND, 8979 W Haldane Rd (Lat: 42.061972 Lon: -89.508694), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WSX36
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/1999, Expiration Date: 09/09/1999, Cancellation Date: 12/11/1999
    Registrant: Phone: (202) 756-8281
  • MARYLAND, 8979 W Haldane Rd (Lat: 42.061944 Lon: -89.508611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.5 m, Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WPQX285
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/31/2020, Certifier: John L Larsen
    Registrant: Special System Services, 100 Mahogany Way, Upper Gwynedd, PA 19446-6084, Phone: (215) 699-4427, Fax: (215) 699-4427, Email:
  • Mt. Morris Water, At Intersection Of E. Front St., & S. Clark Ave. (Lat: 42.047611 Lon: -89.431306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQOB208
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2011, Expiration Date: 07/29/2021, Certifier: Bret Westwood
    Registrant: Essex Telcom, Inc., 12552 South 125 West 102, Suite 201, Draper, UT 84020, Phone: (801) 437-0747, Fax: (801) 669-8005, Email:
  • MOUNT MORRIS, 5923 W. Rt 64 -- 597361 (Lat: 42.049139 Lon: -89.449861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQQD443
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/2012, Expiration Date: 11/06/2022, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • MT Morris, 3116 N Willow Rd (Lat: 42.058028 Lon: -89.452417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Overall height: 53.6 m, Call Sign: WQQX815
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Morris)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: ORR GLEN L SENIOR AERO SPORT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 260RR , Serial Number: 027, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Glen L Orr, 417 S Mckendrie, Mount Morris, IL 61054
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4120L , Serial Number: 17254189, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Rock River Flyers Inc, Po Box 205, Mount Morris, IL 61054
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5304T , Serial Number: 17251204, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Rock River Flyers Inc, Po Box 205, Mount Morris, IL 61054
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 704JF , Serial Number: 15078642, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 08/26/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Rock River Flyers Inc, Po Box 205, Mount Morris, IL 61054

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$124,1807$89,003
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$54,670
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$112,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$95,450
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9609.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$64,680
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9609.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Mount Morris, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3977.6 years
Robert3775.1 years
Mary3586.4 years
William3477.5 years
Charles2878.8 years
Ruth2681.6 years
Harold2678.1 years
George2580.5 years
Dorothy2279.9 years
Helen2284.5 years
Most common last names in Mount Morris, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2780.2 years
Baker1581.5 years
Messer1378.5 years
Thomas1283.9 years
Smith1278.7 years
Zumdahl1275.5 years
Avey1274.9 years
Davis1181.1 years
Anderson1177.0 years
Frey1182.3 years

Businesses in Mount Morris, IL

  • U-Haul: 1

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