Morris County KS Information


Morris County Subdivisions

Morris County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,810
Daytime Population: Workers 2,294
Daytime Population: Residents 2,842
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,136
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 5,744
Population in Familes 4,724
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $48,228
Average Household Income $59,941
Per Capita Income $25,942


Total Housing Units 3,198 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,917 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 585 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 696 (21.8%)
Median Home Value $88,216
Average Home Value $137,898


Total Households 2,502
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 1,687
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.27% -0.55%
Households -0.28% -0.57%
Families -0.39% -0.65%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   2.8%


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, 2017 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 # 64 40th
Population Density # 56 48th
Diversity Index # 69 35th
Median Household Income # 58 46th
Per Capita Income # 56 48th

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