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Morton, IL (Illinois) Houses and Residents

Morton,IL index of house prices

Total population: 16,499 (Urban population: 14,843, Rural population: 201 (28 farm, 173 nonfarm))

Houses: 6,949 (6,806 occupied: 5,205 owner occupied, 1,600 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

24%
State:

35%

Housing density: 570 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $144,293.

Median contract rent in 2016: $475 (lower quartile is $383, upper quartile is $619)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,165


Median gross rent in Morton, IL in 2016: $575

Housing units in Morton with a mortgage: 2,981 (14 second mortgage, 407 home equity loan, 17 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,237

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $101,173

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $60,829

Median monthly housing costs: $948


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Morton, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $198,245 (it was $125,200 in 2000)
Morton:

$198,245
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $145,444 - $274,441
Median year house/condo built: 1976

Median year apartment built: 1973

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,374
  • In family households: 13,383 (2,746 male householders, 1,717 female householders)
    3,913 spouses, 4,424 children (4,027 natural, 102 adopted, 235 stepchildren), 279 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 34 parents, 22 other relatives, 132 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,604 (959 male householders (859 living alone)), 1,317 female householders (1,164 living alone)), 318 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 392

Size of family households: 2,169 2-persons, 846 3-persons, 850 4-persons, 372 5-persons, 262 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,029 1-person, 191 2-persons, 26 4-persons, 3 5-persons.

3,087 married couples with children.
329 single-parent households (0 men, 329 women).

96.3% of residents of Morton speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 366 (2.2%)
(42.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Morton, Illinois:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 131 bedroom
  • 9912 bedrooms
  • 2,2653 bedrooms
  • 1,6104 bedrooms
  • 3205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Morton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Morton, Illinois:

  • 4no bedroom
  • 4141 bedroom
  • 8232 bedrooms
  • 3203 bedrooms
  • 534 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Morton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Morton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 128no vehicle
  • 1,0561 vehicle
  • 2,9122 vehicles
  • 8013 vehicles
  • 2714 vehicles
  • 445+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Morton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Morton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 150no vehicle
  • 9681 vehicle
  • 3562 vehicles
  • 1143 vehicles
  • 234 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Morton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Morton, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 683 rooms
  • 4844 rooms
  • 7545 rooms
  • 7366 rooms
  • 7637 rooms
  • 1,1138 rooms
  • 1,3249+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Morton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Morton, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 1772 rooms
  • 3193 rooms
  • 4744 rooms
  • 2425 rooms
  • 1256 rooms
  • 817 rooms
  • 698 rooms
  • 139+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Morton population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Morton, IL household income distribution

  • Morton, IL household income distribution
  • 261Less than $10,000
  • 138$10,000 to $14,999
  • 201$15,000 to $19,999
  • 305$20,000 to $24,999
  • 218$25,000 to $29,999
  • 157$30,000 to $34,999
  • 287$35,000 to $39,999
  • 254$40,000 to $44,999
  • 266$45,000 to $49,999
  • 547$50,000 to $59,999
  • 861$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,031$75,000 to $99,999
  • 874$100,000 to $124,999
  • 402$125,000 to $149,999
  • 520$150,000 to $199,999
  • 510$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Morton, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Morton, IL
  • 252Less than $10,000
  • 35$10,000 to $14,999
  • 29$15,000 to $19,999
  • 44$20,000 to $24,999
  • 41$25,000 to $29,999
  • 42$30,000 to $34,999
  • 20$35,000 to $39,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 5$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $69,999
  • 29$70,000 to $79,999
  • 56$80,000 to $89,999
  • 33$90,000 to $99,999
  • 211$100,000 to $124,999
  • 576$125,000 to $149,999
  • 868$150,000 to $174,999
  • 772$175,000 to $199,999
  • 939$200,000 to $249,999
  • 472$250,000 to $299,999
  • 611$300,000 to $399,999
  • 282$400,000 to $499,999
  • 51$500,000 to $749,999
  • 51$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 49$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Morton, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Morton, IL
  • 35$100 to $149
  • 54$150 to $199
  • 18$300 to $349
  • 23$350 to $399
  • 75$400 to $449
  • 92$450 to $499
  • 207$500 to $549
  • 55$550 to $599
  • 53$600 to $649
  • 211$650 to $699
  • 50$700 to $749
  • 102$750 to $799
  • 380$800 to $899
  • 66$900 to $999
  • 91$1,000 to $1,249
  • 59$1,250 to $1,499
  • 43$1,500 to $1,999
  • 23$2,000 to $2,499
  • 86No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 222010 or later
  • 622000 to 2009
  • 1351990 to 1999
  • 231980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 122Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Morton population
Morton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 255
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,320
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,346
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,221
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,216
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 688
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 647
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 200
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 242
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 223
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 64
  • 90 or more minutes: 79
Morton, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 61.6%
Number of people working at home: 341 (4.3% of all workers)

Morton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 9,744 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 891 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 134 (1%)
  • Taxi: 113 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 104 (1%)
  • Walked: 88 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 341 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 3,235
 American: 823
 English: 409
 Irish: 362
 Italian: 237
 European: 140
 Polish: 113
 Swiss: 95
 Eastern European: 94
 Scottish: 93
 Swedish: 82
 Russian: 66
 Dutch: 65
 Lebanese: 56
 French (except Basque): 55
 Nigerian: 41
 Norwegian: 36
 Scotch-Irish: 34
 Welsh: 34
 Hungarian: 31
 Lithuanian: 25
 Belgian: 20
 British: 14
 Slavic: 13
 Ethiopian: 12
 Northern European: 11
 French Canadian: 9
 Austrian: 8
 African: 6
 Armenian: 6
 Croatian: 5
 Slovene: 3
 Slovak: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 21%India
  • 9%Mexico
  • 9%Nigeria
  • 8%Russia
  • 7%Canada
  • 7%England
  • 5%Philippines

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12,757
  • Other state: 3,079
  • Northeast: 179
  • Midwest: 1,643
  • South: 956
  • West: 311

89% of Morton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Illinois.

Morton:

89.1%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 16
  • 7th and 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 137
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 967
  • Less than 1 year of college: 383
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 687
  • Associate degree: 576
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,733
  • Master's degree: 652
  • Professional school degree: 91
  • Doctorate degree: 71

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 39
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 50
  • 10th grade: 79
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 50
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,156
  • Less than 1 year of college: 579
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 675
  • Associate degree: 973
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,539
  • Master's degree: 530
  • Professional school degree: 77
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 1.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 39.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 26.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.9%Males
  • 5.6%Females
Morton marital status for males
Morton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,822
  • One, attached: 368
  • Two: 176
  • 3 or 4: 115
  • 5 to 9: 387
  • 10 to 19: 154
  • 20 to 49: 126
  • 50 or more: 172
  • Mobile homes: 649

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,550

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.5%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Morton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Morton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (80.9%)
  • Electricity (17.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Electricity (55.6%)
  • Utility gas (45.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 228
Here:

13.7%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 194
Here:

20.5%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 107
Here:

14.5%
Illinois:

26.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)