Morrison is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 434 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Morrison is the 201st largest community in Colorado.
Morrison home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Morrison real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
When you are in Morrison, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 0.00% of Morrison’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Morrison is a town of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morrison who work in office and administrative support (0.00%), sales jobs (0.00%), and personal care services (0.00%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.50% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
The overall crime rate in Morrison is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Morrison has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Morrison has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Morrison than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Morrison may be for you.
One downside of living in Morrison is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Morrison, the average commute to work is 32.41 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Morrison are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.73% of adults in Morrison have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Morrison in 2010 was $37,650, which is upper middle income relative to Colorado, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $150,600 for a family of four. However, Morrison contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Morrison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morrison residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Morrison also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.13% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Morrison include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Morrison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.