Mount Morris, MI

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Living in Mount Morris

Mount Morris is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,842 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Mount Morris is the 280th largest community in Michigan.

Mount Morris is a blue-collar town, with 36.11% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Mount Morris is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Morris who work in office and administrative support (19.43%), sales jobs (11.09%), and healthcare suport services (8.09%).

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.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.91% 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.

Mount Morris is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The population of Mount Morris has a very low overall level of education: only 8.04% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Mount Morris in 2018 was $16,929, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,716 for a family of four.

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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Mount Morris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.