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Demographics Analysis

The people of Morris County, Kansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Morris County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 130

5 to 9 years : 124

10 to 14 years : 233

15 to 17 years : 135

18 and 19 years : 49

20 years : 66

21 years : 40

22 to 24 years : 74

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 103

35 to 39 years : 150

40 to 44 years : 212

45 to 49 years : 241

50 to 54 years : 254

55 to 59 years : 221

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 126

65 and 66 years : 86

67 to 69 years : 68

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 64

80 to 84 years : 157

85 years and over : 70

Female:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 192

10 to 14 years : 186

15 to 17 years : 157

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 0

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 152

25 to 29 years : 96

30 to 34 years : 140

35 to 39 years : 139

40 to 44 years : 230

45 to 49 years : 248

50 to 54 years : 237

55 to 59 years : 205

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 82

65 and 66 years : 86

67 to 69 years : 114

70 to 74 years : 119

75 to 79 years : 122

80 to 84 years : 118

85 years and over : 146


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Morris County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,117

Multiple ancestry : 1,817

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 34

Ancestry not reported : 998


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Morris County, Kansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,787

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 46

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 49

Not a U.S. citizen : 84


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Morris County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 289

5 to 17 years : 1,027

18 to 24 years : 428

25 to 34 years : 425

35 to 44 years : 731

45 to 54 years : 980

55 to 59 years : 426

60 and 61 years : 187

62 to 64 years : 208

65 to 74 years : 588

75 years and over : 677

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 253

5 to 17 years : 829

18 to 24 years : 339

25 to 34 years : 326

35 to 44 years : 365

45 to 54 years : 576

55 to 59 years : 295

60 and 61 years : 127

62 to 64 years : 108

65 to 74 years : 384

75 years and over : 595

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 162

18 to 24 years : 78

25 to 34 years : 85

35 to 44 years : 325

45 to 54 years : 357

55 to 59 years : 113

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 204

75 years and over : 82

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 36

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 1

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Morris County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,073

Female : 2,124

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 718

Female : 872

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 31

Female : 15

Foreign born:

Male : 64

Female : 69


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Morris County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 4,112

Born in other state in the United States : 1,565

Native: born outside the United States : 46

Foreign born : 96


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Morris County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 588

Now married, except separated : 2,079

Divorced : 319

Separated : 35

Widowed : 303

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 135

Now married, except separated : 904

Divorced : 231

Separated : 78

Widowed : 95

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 43

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 50

Now married, except separated : 68

Divorced : 2

Separated : 9

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Morris County, Kansas)

Speak only English : 5,485

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 83

Speak English less than "very well" : 52

German:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Morris County, Kansas

  • German: 1,511   (27.3%)
  • United States Or American: 871   (15.8%)
  • English: 737   (13.3%)
  • Other Groups: 480   (8.7%)
  • Irish: 461   (8.3%)
  • Swedish: 318   (5.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 246   (4.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 136   (2.5%)
  • European: 135   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 103   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 98   (1.8%)
  • Italian: 64   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 58   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 55   (1.0%)
  • British: 38   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 37   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 27   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 22   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 18   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 16   (0.3%)
  • Basque: 16   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 9   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Morris County, Kansas is 5,966



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Morris County, Kansas: 2,886
Female Population in Morris County, Kansas: 3,080


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Morris County, Kansas: 45.7
Median Female Resident Age in Morris County, Kansas: 45.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Morris County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

47.9

Male

46.8

Female

49.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.8

Male

43.5

Female

20.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.0

Male

26.5

Female

40.0

Asian


Both sexes

37.0

Male

34.0

Female

37.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

27.5

Female

33.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.4

Male

17.3

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.2

Male

29.5

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.2

Male

47.1

Female

49.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Morris County, Kansas


  • White: 5,819
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 46
  • Asian: 53
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 18
  • Two or More Races: 30



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Morris County, Kansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Morris County, Kansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (0.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 82   (4.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 40   (1.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 76   (3.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (1.54%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 64   (3.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 861   (42.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 172   (8.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 301   (14.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 69   (3.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 204   (10.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 49   (2.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 30   (1.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (0.6%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 111   (5.02%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (1.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 48   (2.17%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (1.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 77   (3.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 862   (38.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 280   (12.66%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 294   (13.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 64   (2.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 205   (9.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 127   (5.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 38   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Morris County, Kansas

  • Morris County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 17 South Wood Street, Council Grove, KS 66846, Phone: (620) 767-5192, Students: 877 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Morris County, Kansas

  • Council Grove Elem


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 706 E Main, Council Grove, KS 66846, Phone: (620) 767-6851, Students: 450 )

  • White City Elem


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Box 8, White City, KS 66872, Phone: (785) 349-2211, Students: 134 )

  • Prairie Heights Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Box 128, Dwight, KS 66849, Phone: (785) 482-3224, Students: 66 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Morris County, Kansas

  • Council Grove High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 129 Hockaday, Council Grove, KS 66846, Phone: (620) 767-5149, Students: 305 )

  • White City High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Box 8, White City, KS 66872, Phone: (785) 349-2211, Students: 80 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Morris County, Kansas

  • Council Grove Public Library


    829 W. Main St., Council Grove, KS 66846

  • Dwight Public Library


    637 Main, Dwight, KS 66849

  • Elm Creek Township Library


    213 North 5th St., Wilsey, KS 66873

  • White City Public Library


    111 E Mackenzie, White City, KS 66872

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Morris County, Kansas


  • 69th N Y S V Historical Association Inc


    86 Highland Ave, Millington, NJ 07946

  • African American Methodist Heritage Center Inc


    Po Box 127, Madison, NJ 07940

  • Beavertown Historical Society


    137 Main Street, Lincoln Park, NJ 07035

  • Boonton Historical Society Inc


    210 Main St, Boonton, NJ 07005
    http://www.boonton.org/community/historica

  • Boonton Holmes Library


    621 Main St, Boonton, NJ 07005
    http://www.boontonholmeslibrary.org

  • Canal Society Of New Jersey


    Po Box 737, Morristown, NJ 07960

  • Chabad Of Se Morris County Inc


    42 Park Ave, Madison, NJ 07940

  • Chatham Historical Society


    Po Box 682, Chatham, NJ 07928

  • Chester Historical Society


    Po Box 376, Chester, NJ 07930
    http://www.historicchesternj.com

  • Community Childrens Museum


    77 E Blackwell St, Mine Hill, NJ 07803
    http://www.communitychildrensmuseum.org

  • Denville Historical Society


    Po Box 466, Denville, NJ 07834

  • Dover Historical Association


    Po Box 609, Mine Hill, NJ 07803

  • Dubrovnik Preservation Foundation Inc


    300 Lanidex Plaza, Parsippany, NJ 07054

  • East Hanover Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 216, East Hanover, NJ 07936

  • Eddie Connor Case Museum Inc


    Po Box 519, Daingerfield, TX 75638

  • Erie Lackawanna Dining Car Pres Preservation Society Inc


    Po Box 5821, Parsippany, NJ 07054

  • Ferromonte Historical Society Of Mine Hill Inc


    124 Randolph Ave, Mine Hill, NJ 07803
    http://ferromonte.org

  • Fosterfields Living Historical Farm


    Po Box 1295, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
    http://www.morrisparks.net

  • Friends Of The Madison Train Station Inc


    6 Fox Chase Rd, Madison, NJ 07940

  • Friends Of Waterloo Village


    Po Box 763, Netcong, NJ 07857

  • Glen Alpin Conservancy


    Po Box 235, New Vernon, NJ 07976

  • Growing Stage Theater For Young Audiences


    , Netcong, NJ 07857

  • Harding Township Historical Society Inc


    Box 1777 Millbrook Village Rds, New Vernon, NJ 07976

  • Historic Building Restoration Fund


    14 Hanover Rd, East Hanover, NJ 07936

  • Historic Preservation Corporation


    803 W Main St, Council Grove, KS 66846

  • Historic Speedwell


    333 Speedwell Avenue, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
    http://www.morrisparks.net/speedwell/temp_

  • Historical Society Of Boonton Township Inc


    Po Box 362, Boonton, NJ 07005
    http://www.boonton.org/community/historica

  • Historical Society Of The Rockaways


    Po Bos 100, Hibernia, NJ 07842

  • Historical Society Of The Township Of Chatham


    Po Box 262, Chatham, NJ 07928

  • Historical Society Roxbury Twp


    Po Box 18, Succasunna, NJ 07876

  • Jewish Historical Society Of Metrowest


    901 Rt 10, Whippany, NJ 07981

  • Kansas State Historical Society


    500 N Mission St, Council Grove, KS 66846
    http://www.kawmission.org

  • Lake Hopatcong Historical Society


    Po Box 668, Landing, NJ 07850
    http://www.lakehopatconghistory.com

  • Larry W Maysey Memorial Fund


    Po Box 823, Chester, NJ 07930

  • Lhyc Historical Foundation


    Po Box133, Landing, NJ 07850
    http://lhyc.com/foundation/hfintro.h

  • Long Hill Township Historical Society Inc


    123 Cross Hill Road, Millington, NJ 07946

  • Macculloch Hall Historical Museum


    45 Macculloch Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960
    http://www.maccullochhall.org

  • Madison Historical Society


    39 Keep St, Madison, NJ 07940
    http://madisonhistoricalsociety.org

  • Madison Public Library And James Building


    Main St, Madison, NJ 07940

  • Mahan Collection Foundation Inc


    Po Box 367, Millington, NJ 07946

  • Mendham Borough Historical Society


    The Phoenix House, Mendham, NJ 07945

  • Morgan Rifle Corps Inc


    65 Riverside Drive, Denville, NJ 07834

  • Morris Area Genealogy Society Inc


    Po Box 105, Madison, NJ 07940

  • Morris County Historical Society


    68 Morris Ave, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

  • Morris County Historical Society At Acorn Hall


    68 Morris Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960

  • Morris County Historical Society Incorporated


    25 N Adams St, Council Grove, KS 66846

  • Morris County Trust For Historic Preservation Inc


    14 Oak St, Morristown, NJ 07960

  • Morris Museum Inc


    6 Normandy Heights Rd, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
    http://www.morrismuseum.org

  • Morris Plains Borough Museum


    51 Jim Fear Dr, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

  • Morris Plains Museum


    Po Box 231, Morris Plains, NJ 07950

  • Mount Tabor Historical Society


    Po Box 271, Mount Tabor, NJ 07878
    http://www.mounttabornj.org

  • Mt Olive Township Historical Society Inc


    87 Wolfe Rd, Budd Lake, NJ 07828

  • Museum Of Early Trades And Crafts


    9 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940
    http://www.rosenet.org/metc

  • New Jersey Midland Railroad Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 6125, Parsippany, NJ 07054

  • North Jersey Civil War Round Table


    3 Cambridge Drive, Mount Tabor, NJ 07878

  • Parsippany Historical & Preservation Society Inc


    Po Box 6266, Parsippany, NJ 07054

  • Ralston Cider Mill A Nj Nonprofit Corporation


    303c Mendham Rd W, Mendham, NJ 07945

  • Ralston Historical Association


    313 Mendham Road W, Mendham, NJ 07945

  • Roxbury Historic Trust Inc


    209 Main St, Ledgewood, NJ 07852

  • Save Ellis Island Inc


    Suite 120, Budd Lake, NJ 07828


* There are 6 more museums in Morris County, Kansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Morris County, Kansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Morris County, Kansas.

Area Features of Morris County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Alexander Ranch Airport Historical   (2) Council Grove Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Burdick And Diamond Valley Township Fire Department   (2) Council Grove Fire Department   (3) Council Grove Police Department   (4) Council Grove Public Library   (5) Dwight Public Library   (6) Dwight Rural Fire Department 6   (7) Elm Creek Township Library   (8) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop C Morris   (9) Kaw Mission   (10) Morris County Courthouse   (11) Morris County Health Department   (12) Morris County Senior Center   (13) Morris County Sheriff S Office   (14) Post Office Oak And Museum   (15) Trail Days Museum   (16) White City Public Library   (17) White City Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Wilsey Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Boenitz Cemetery   (2) Burdick United Methodist Cemetery   (3) Burton Cemetery   (4) Calvary Cemetery   (5) Clarks Creek Cemetery   (6) Diamond Creek Cemetery   (7) Diamond Springs Cemetery   (8) Dwight Cemetery   (9) Greenwood Cemetery   (10) Hebron Lutheran Church Cemetery   (11) Highland Cemetery   (12) Kelso Cemetery   (13) Latimer Cemetery   (14) Moss Springs Cemetery   (15) Parker - Highland Cemetery   (16) Quaker Cemetery   (17) Ramsey - Black Cemetery   (18) Saint Johns Cemetery   (19) Swartz Cemetery   (20) Swedish Mission Cemetery   (21) White City Cemetery   (22) Wilsey Cemetery  

Church


(1) Berean Baptist Church   (2) Burdick United Methodist Church   (3) Calvary Lutheran Church   (4) Community Christian Church   (5) Council Grove Christian Church   (6) Council Grove United Methodist Church   (7) Dwight Presbyterian Church   (8) Dwight United Methodist Church   (9) First Baptist Church   (10) First Congregational United Church Of Christ   (11) Flint Hills Apostolic Church   (12) Hebron Lutheran Church   (13) Kelso Church   (14) Marion Hill Lutheran Church   (15) Parkerville Baptist Church   (16) Pleasant Ridge Christian Church   (17) Saint Rose Of Lima Catholic Church   (18) White City Christian Church   (19) White City United Methodist Church   (20) Wilsey Christian Church   (21) Wilsey United Methodist Church   (22) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Council Grove   (2) City Of Dwight   (3) City Of Latimer   (4) City Of Parkerville   (5) City Of White City   (6) City Of Wilsey   (7) Morris County   (8) Township 1   (9) Township 2   (10) Township 3   (11) Township 4   (12) Township 5   (13) Township 8   (14) Township 9   (15) Township Of Highland   (16) Township Of Overland  

Dam


(1) Council Grove Dam  

Hospital


(1) Morris County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Calling Winds Farm   (2) Carson Dairy   (3) Comp Farm   (4) Council Grove Country Club   (5) Council Grove Sewer Treatment Plant   (6) Dwight Wastewater Treatment Plant   (7) Eisenhut Farm   (8) Evansville Historical   (9) Gieswein Farm   (10) Herpich Farm   (11) Johnson Farms   (12) Kasten Farms   (13) Kniebel Farms   (14) Miller Dairy Farm   (15) Milton Historical   (16) Morris County Fairgrounds   (17) Moss Springs Historical   (18) Oleen Farms   (19) Patterson Historical   (20) Pattersons Farm   (21) Rolland Mark - Mark Grain Company Grain Elevator Number 1   (22) Seth Angus Farm   (23) Slash N Ranch   (24) Spring Creek Ranch   (25) Stilwell Ranch   (26) Sunny Slope Farms   (27) Wendt Farm   (28) White City Wastewater Treatment Facility   (29) White Memorial Camp   (30) Wilsey Wastewater Treatment Facility  

Oilfield


(1) John Creek Oil Field  

Park


(1) Canning Creek Cove Recreation Area   (2) Council Grove Wildlife Area   (3) Neosho Park Recreation Area   (4) Richey Cove North Recreation Area   (5) Richey Cove South Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Burdick   (2) Council Grove   (3) Diamond Springs   (4) Downing Historical   (5) Dwight   (6) Helmick   (7) Kelso   (8) Latimer   (9) Parkerville   (10) Pioneer Mobile Home Village   (11) White City   (12) Wilsey  

Post Office


(1) Burdick Post Office   (2) Council Grove Post Office   (3) Dwight Post Office   (4) White City Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Council Grove Lake  

School


(1) Council Grove Elementary Middle School   (2) Council Grove High School   (3) Garfield Elementary School   (4) Prairie Heights Elementary School   (5) Washington Elementary School   (6) White City Elementary School   (7) White City High School  

Spring


(1) Diamond Spring  

Stream


(1) Big John Creek   (2) Camp Creek   (3) Canning Creek   (4) Crooked Creek   (5) Dodds Creek   (6) East Branch Munkers Creek   (7) East Branch Short Creek   (8) East Creek   (9) Elm Creek   (10) Fourmile Creek   (11) Gilmore Creek   (12) Haun Creek   (13) Lairds Creek   (14) Level Creek   (15) Little John Creek   (16) Middle Branch Munkers Creek   (17) Mile-and-a-half Creek   (18) Mulberry Creek   (19) Munkers Creek   (20) Paddy Creek   (21) Parkers Creek   (22) Pickett Creek   (23) Ralls Creek   (24) Ramseys Creek   (25) Ritchey Creek   (26) School Creek   (27) Short Creek   (28) Silver Creek   (29) Sixmile Creek   (30) Slough Creek   (31) Spring Creek   (32) Threemile Creek   (33) West Branch Short Creek   (34) West Fork Neosho River   (35) Wildcat Creek   (36) Wolf Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Morris County, Kansas

66846 (pop. 3,985) 66872 (pop. 1,043) 66849 (pop. 618)
66838 (pop. 199)    


Counties Nearby Morris County, Kansas

Geary County, KS  (pop. 37,025) 24.6 Miles
Chase County, KS  (pop. 2,880) 27.0 Miles
Dickinson County, KS  (pop. 18,976) 28.7 Miles
Wabaunsee County, KS  (pop. 6,804) 30.1 Miles
Lyon County, KS  (pop. 33,570) 32.7 Miles
Marion County, KS  (pop. 12,239) 34.9 Miles
Riley County, KS  (pop. 74,893) 38.1 Miles
Pottawatomie County, KS  (pop. 22,368) 47.3 Miles
Osage County, KS  (pop. 16,386) 49.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Morris County, Kansas

785, 620



Elevation in Morris County, Kansas is 1,457.0 ft. (444.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Morris County, Kansas

Lat: 38.703192 N        Long: -96.640347 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Morris County, Kansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Kansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89
  Total Electric Industry 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Morris County, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 97   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 71   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 91   (3.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 234   (8.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 264   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 419   (15.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 687   (25.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 297   (11.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 71   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 75   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 42   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 43   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 113   (4.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 165   (6.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Morris County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,396

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 269

In 3-person carpool : 25

In 4-person carpool : 12

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 72

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 144


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Morris County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 295

5 to 9 minutes : 615

10 to 14 minutes : 364

15 to 19 minutes : 317

20 to 24 minutes : 181

25 to 29 minutes : 129

30 to 34 minutes : 330

35 to 39 minutes : 57

40 to 44 minutes : 87

45 to 59 minutes : 262

60 to 89 minutes : 134

90 or more minutes : 20


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Morris County, Kansas)

With Social Security income : 913

No Social Security income : 1,770


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Morris County, Kansas)

With retirement income : 475

No retirement income : 2,208


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Morris County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 73

$10,000 to $14,999 : 62

$15,000 to $19,999 : 70

$20,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $29,999 : 131

$30,000 to $34,999 : 90

$35,000 to $39,999 : 109

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 141

$50,000 to $59,999 : 240

$60,000 to $74,999 : 230

$75,000 to $99,999 : 194

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 47

$200,000 or more : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Morris County, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,228


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Morris County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 431  (27.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 74  (4.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 172  (11.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 89  (5.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 360  (23.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 439  (31.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 297  (21.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 549  (38.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Morris County, Kansas

Employed: 2,754
Unemployed: 130



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Morris County, Kansas

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Morris County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 4.38 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.38 Mgal/d





There are 641 Farms In Morris County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Morris County, Kansas

Farmers And Drovers Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $584.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Central National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $842.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 39

Emprise Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

The Farmers State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $16.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 21

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Morris County, Kansas

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 30.4 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)

  • Abilene Airport


    (about 34.7 miles in Solomon, Kansas; Airport Code: QBX)

  • Emporia Municipal


    (about 35.4 miles in Olpe, Kansas; Airport Code: EMP)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 52.4 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Clay Center Municipal


    (about 54.8 miles in Clay Center, Kansas; Airport Code: CJW)

  • Salina Regional


    (about 54.9 miles in Bavaria, Kansas; Airport Code: SLN)

  • Salina Municipal


    (about 54.9 miles in Bavaria, Kansas; Airport Code: SLN)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 55.3 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 55.4 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Newton City County


    (about 56.5 miles in Newton, Kansas; Airport Code: EWK)

  • Coffey County


    (about 56.7 miles in Burlington, Kansas; Airport Code: KS2)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 60.3 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • McPherson Airport


    (about 61.7 miles in Conway, Kansas; Airport Code: MPR)

  • Colonel James Jabara


    (about 73.2 miles in Bel Aire, Kansas; Airport Code: VWS)

  • Beech Factory


    (about 76.4 miles in Eastborough, Kansas; Airport Code: BEC)

  • Hutchinson Municipal


    (about 79.3 miles in Hutchinson, Kansas; Airport Code: HUT)

  • Blosser Municipal


    (about 79.4 miles in Ames, Kansas; Airport Code: CNK)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 79.4 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • Cessna Aircraft Field


    (about 80.0 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: CEA)

  • McConnell AFB


    (about 82.0 miles in Mcconnell Afb, Kansas; Airport Code: IAB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Morris County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.48%

Carpooled

7.22%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.67%

Other Means

0.71%

Worked At Home

9.92%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Morris County, Kansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Morris County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,461

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 75

Female householder, no husband present : 201

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 832

Householder not living alone : 114


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Morris County, Kansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 68

Female householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and male partner : 26

All other households : 2,582


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Morris County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,321

Renter-occupied housing units : 140

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 70

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 107

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 525

Renter-occupied housing units : 421


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Morris County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 221

$10,000 to $14,999 : 220

$15,000 to $19,999 : 213

$20,000 to $24,999 : 192

$25,000 to $29,999 : 179

$30,000 to $34,999 : 196

$35,000 to $39,999 : 135

$40,000 to $44,999 : 108

$45,000 to $49,999 : 176

$50,000 to $59,999 : 310

$60,000 to $74,999 : 263

$75,000 to $99,999 : 220

$100,000 to $124,999 : 104

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 53

$200,000 or more : 57


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Morris County, Kansas)

Total : 3,256


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Morris County, Kansas)

Occupied : 2,683

Vacant : 573


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Morris County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Morris County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 31

Built 2000 to 2004 : 108

Built 1990 to 1999 : 249

Built 1980 to 1989 : 427

Built 1970 to 1979 : 400

Built 1960 to 1969 : 308

Built 1950 to 1959 : 418

Built 1940 to 1949 : 203

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,112


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Morris County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 1,587

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 589

Electricity : 241

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 18

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 151

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 91

No fuel used : 6


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Morris County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 176

$10,000 to $14,999 : 61

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 70

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $49,999 : 143

$50,000 to $59,999 : 160

$60,000 to $69,999 : 177

$70,000 to $79,999 : 133

$80,000 to $89,999 : 141

$90,000 to $99,999 : 121

$100,000 to $124,999 : 100

$125,000 to $149,999 : 130

$150,000 to $174,999 : 144

$175,000 to $199,999 : 77

$200,000 to $249,999 : 75

$250,000 to $299,999 : 50

$300,000 to $399,999 : 35

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Morris County, Kansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 22

Home equity loan only : 118

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 880

Housing units without a mortgage : 987


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Morris County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : $230,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $187,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $140,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $107,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $59,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $68,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $58,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Morris County, Kansas: 67.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Morris County, Kansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 3 3 $297,195
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $297,195
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $64,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $500,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 9 $564,800
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $235,285
  Two Family 1 2 $96,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 5 $331,285
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $206,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $206,800
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $439,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $439,000
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $688,650
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $688,650
2005        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,533,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,533,000
2006        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,453,081
  Two Family 1 2 $169,803
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 14 $1,622,884


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Morris County, KS): $32,163
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Morris County): $52,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Morris County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 55.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 29.0%
Electricity: 10.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Morris County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 6.06%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 93.94%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Morris County): $368
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Morris County): $581


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Morris County, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Morris County, Kansas

Home Health At Geary Comm Hosp


     Address: 1310 West Ash Street, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/15/1984

Home Health & Hospice Of Dickinson County


     Address: 511 Ne 10th Street, Abilene, Kansas 67410
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/12/1983

At-home Health Care Inc


     Address: 1420 C Of E Drive Suite 300, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/16/2007

Newman Regional Health Hha


     Address: 1015 Industrail Road Suite A, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/9/1983

Viacare Home Health Llc


     Address: 332 Neosho, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/13/2001

Hospitals Close To Morris County, Kansas

Morris County Hospital


     Address: 600 N Washington St, Council Grove, Kansas 66846
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Geary Community Hospital


     Address: 1102 St Mary's Road, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Herington Municipal Hospital


     Address: 100 E Helen Street, Herington, Kansas 67449
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Memorial Hospital


     Address: 511 Ne 10th St, Abilene, Kansas 67410
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Newman Regional Health


     Address: 1201 West 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Morris County, Kansas

Council Grove Healthcare Ctr


     Address: 400 Sunset Dr Po Box 319, Council Grove, Kansas 66846
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Valley View Senior Life


     Address: 1417 W Ash St, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Good Samaritan Society - Junction City


     Address: 416 W Spruce St, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Golden Livingcenter - Chase County


     Address: 612 Walnut Po Box 589, Cottonwood Falls, Kansas 66845
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Memorial Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 705 N Brady St, Abilene, Kansas 67410
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Morris County, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 60 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Morris County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 1,650
    Disabled Workers: 220
    Widowers Workers: 240
    Spouses Workers: 140
    Children Workers: 95


(updated 2007)



Morris County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.79%
  • Other 1.49%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Morris County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Morris County, KS

6.42 % of Morris County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,174

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Morris County, KS (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Geary County , KS 0.98 % ($22,571 AGI )

Relocation away from Morris County, KS

7.84 % of Morris County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,187

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Morris County, KS (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Riley County , KS 1.10 % ($19,000 AGI )
  • Lyon County , KS 0.73 % ($20,375 AGI )
  • Dickinson County , KS 0.69 % ($33,733 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.46 % ($28,600 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Kansas

Low Bracket: $15,000 (3.50%)
High Bracket: $30,000 (6.45%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas

5.30%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Morris County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Morris County, Kansas


On 06/17/1969, a tornado touched down 3.16 miles from the center of Morris County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 (with large hail) . There were 6 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 10/08/1997, a tornado touched down 5.81 miles from the center of Morris County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/07/1974, a tornado touched down 5.99 miles from the center of Morris County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/09/1984, a tornado touched down 6.68 miles from the center of Morris County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/07/1997, a tornado touched down 6.68 miles from the center of Morris County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Morris County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/25/2005, 09:00 am 0 0 $70K --
06/03/2005, 10:35 am 0 0 $100K --
06/03/2005, 06:28 am 0 0 $100K --
05/31/1996, 09:00 pm 1 0 $30K $40K
05/23/1995, 09:00 am 0 0 $50K $10K
05/16/1995, 11:00 pm 0 0 $750K $100K
         
Hail        
06/15/2004, 01:25 am 0 0 -- $50K
05/17/1995, 03:35 am 0 0 $500K $75K
05/17/1995, 03:20 am 0 0 $25K $5K
05/16/1995, 06:55 pm 0 0 $130K $25K
05/16/1995, 06:45 pm 0 0 $200K $25K
05/16/1995, 06:37 pm 0 0 $45K $8K
06/07/1994, 01:20 pm 0 0 -- $1K
         
Heavy Rain        
06/04/2005, 07:16 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Lightning        
07/22/1996, 01:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/1994, 09:25 pm 0 0 $50K $1K
         



Tornados In Morris County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-11-27 -- 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-06-07 1 70 2 0 1 $12K $3K
  1961-10-12 1 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1957-06-14 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Morris County, Kansas

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Morris County, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
3,563 3,981 4,791 5,911 11,617 9,677 6,047 6,275 7,409 7,923


(updated 2014)



Jails in Morris County, Kansas


  • Morris County Jail


    Courthouse, Council Grove, KS 66846
    Confined: 4
    Avg. Population: 4

  • Morris County Jail


    Courthouse, Council Grove, KS 66846
    Confined: 4
    Avg. Population: 4


(updated 2006)



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