The Village of Morton had a population of 16,765 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Morton is located at latitude 40.6137 and longitude -89.4668 in Tazewell County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Morton (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Tazewell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 718 feet.
The Village of Morton has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Morton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Morton: Pumpkin Capital of the World.
|Population in Households||16,447|
|Population in Familes||13,793|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||318|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,264 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,218 (71.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,628 (22.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||417 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$207,912|
|Average Home Value||$244,398|
|Median Household Income||$65,663|
|Average Household Income||$88,794|
|Per Capita Income||$36,252|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.32%|
|Per Capita Income||2.89%|
The table below compares Morton to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 153||89th|
|Population Density1||# 586||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 653||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 311||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 148||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.