Morris, Illinois 

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Population

15,162

+4.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.6%

Median Income

$57,796

Median Home Price

$214,100

Median Age

39.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 4.7

summer / winter

Chicago Gifts

Best Places to Live in Morris, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Morris, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Morris, IL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Economic and cultural diversity
Arts and culture
Historic interest and preservation
Cons
Harsh climate
Cost of living
Violent crime


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

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Country: United States
State: Illinois
County: Grundy County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately 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 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Morris jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Morris's cost of living is 3.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Morris's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Grundy county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 61.8% to 36.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Morris's population is 15,162 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Morris is Real Estate: $214,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.9%.

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 4.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Morris is $214,100.

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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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