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 2,855 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Mount Morris is the 280th largest community in Michigan.

Mount Morris is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Morris is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Morris who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), sales jobs (11.69%), and food service (8.25%).

It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Mount Morris 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. Mount Morris has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mount Morris than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mount Morris may be for you.

In Mount Morris, just 9.47% 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 $20,216, which is low income relative to Michigan, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,864 for a family of four. However, Mount Morris contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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, Polish, and French.

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