The Village of Morton had a population of 16,493 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Morton is located at latitude 40.6128 and longitude -89.4593 in Tazewell County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Morton 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 (GNIS ID: 2399402) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Morton: Pumpkin Capital of the World.
|Total Population||16,493 (100%)|
|Population in Households||16,175 (98.1%)|
|Population in Families||13,542 (82.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||318 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$74,494|
|Average Household Income||$99,076|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,300|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,251 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,099 (70.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,657 (22.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||495 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,756|
|Average Home Value||$253,604|
|Housing Affordability Index3||167|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.98%|
|Per Capita Income||2.03%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.05%|
The table below compares Morton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 154||89th|
|Population Density||# 561||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 302||78th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 285||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 184||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 693||50th|
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