Morris, Illinois 

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Population

14,165

+4.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$57,796

Median Home Price

$196,600

Best Places to Live in Morris, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan
Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Morris, IL
 $209,000 
1046 Lisbon St
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1540 SqFt
 $209,000 
1046 Lisbon St
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1540 SqFt
 $230,000 
10145 Tabler Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2100 SqFt
 $165,000 
804 Armstrong St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1750 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Illinois
County: Grundy County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Morris
Zip Codes: 60450
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Morris is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Morris jobs have decreased by 0.25%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Morris's cost of living is 7.00% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Morris's Cost of Living

VOTING
Grundy county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Morris's population is 14,165 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.67%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Morris is $196,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.46%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Morris

SCHOOLS
Morris public schools spend $10,609 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Morris. More Education


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Housing Market in Morris

It's a good time to buy in Morris. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Morris Real Estate or Find top agents in Morris

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Reviews for Morris   2 Reviews
increase in crime - 9/9/2009
I live in Morris, Il and the crime in our neighborhood has more than doubled in the last year. My husbands car has been broken into 4 times including the last incident... Read More

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Morris - 11/26/2008
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NEW LISTINGS IN MORRIS IL
$209,000
1046 Lisbon St
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$230,000
10145 Tabler Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$165,000
804 Armstrong St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$194,900
413 Mooseheart Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$224,900
3520 Catfish Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$159,900
407 E Illinois Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

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