Morris County KS Information


Morris County Subdivisions

Morris County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 5,910
Population in Households 5,844
Population in Familes 4,810
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 2,566
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,738
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,225 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,931 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 635 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 659 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $89,211
Average Home Value $138,801


Median Household Income $47,950
Average Household Income $61,812
Per Capita Income $26,890
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.05% -0.24%
Households 0.11% -0.14%
Families 0.04% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.73%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Morris County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Morris County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 63 41st
Population Density1 # 56 47th
Diversity Index2 # 69 35th
Median Household Income # 37 66th
Per Capita Income # 10 91st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.