Mount Morris, MI


Mount Morris profile

Living in Mount Morris

Mount Morris is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,941 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Mount Morris is the 280th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some cities, Mount Morris isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Morris are a mix 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 (15.49%), food service (13.20%), and office and administrative support (12.76%).

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.

Mount Morris, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.

In Mount Morris, just 7.26% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Mount Morris in 2010 was $13,039, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,156 for a family of four. Mount Morris also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.48% 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, Italian, and French .

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