Mount Morris is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,964 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Mount Morris is the 280th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Morris is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Morris is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Morris who work in sales jobs (21.67%), food service (14.84%), and office and administrative support (9.21%).
Also of interest is that Mount Morris has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Mount Morris has a very low overall level of education: only 6.61% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mount Morris in 2010 was $12,809, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,236 for a family of four. Mount Morris also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.43% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Mount Morris is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mount Morris home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Morris residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Morris include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Mount Morris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.