Morrison, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 4,447. Estimated population in 2021: 4,318 (-2.9% change)
Males: 2,140 (48.1%), Females: 2,307 (51.9%)

Whiteside County

Zip code: 61270

Median resident age: 40.6 years
Median household income: $40,313
Median house value: $76,600

Races in Morrison:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (29.5%), Dutch (23.0%), English (10.8%), Irish (10.0%), United States (5.2%), Swedish (3.3%).

Elevation: 670 feet

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Morrison

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Morrison city

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 58.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -106 (-2.3%).

Hospital/medical center in Morrison:

  • MORRISON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (303 N JACKSON STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Morrison:

  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER – CLINTON (about 18 miles; CLINTON, IA)
  • CGH MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; STERLING, IL)
  • HAMMOND HENRY HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; GENESEO, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Morrison:

  • WHITESIDE CO ARPT-JOS H BITTORF FLD (about 22 miles; STERLING/ROCKFALLS, IL; Abbreviation: SQI)
  • CLINTON MUNI (about 25 miles; CLINTON, IA; Abbreviation: CWI)
  • QUAD CITY INTL (about 45 miles; MOLINE, IL; Abbreviation: MLI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Morrison:

  • ERIE AIR PARK (about 12 miles; ERIE, IL; Abbreviation: 3H5)
  • TRI-TOWNSHIP (about 18 miles; SAVANNA, IL; Abbreviation: SFY)
  • GEN-AIRPARK (about 28 miles; GENESEO, IL; Abbreviation: 3G8)
College/University in Morrison:

  • MORRISON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (Full-time enrollment: 148; Location: 701 PORTLAND AVE; Private, not-for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morrison:

  • BLACK HAWK COLLEGE (about 43 miles; MOLINE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,891)
  • SAINT AMBROSE UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,310)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 47 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,180)
  • AUGUSTANA COLLEGE (about 48 miles; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,220)
  • ILLINOIS VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; OGLESBY, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 74 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,045)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 75 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
Public high school in Morrison:

  • MORRISON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: 643 GENESEE AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Morrison:

  • MORRISON JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 297; Location: 300 ACADEMIC DR; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SOUTHSIDE SCHOOL (Students: 260; Location: 100 ACADEMIC DRIVE; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • NORTHSIDE SCHOOL (Students: 237; Location: 520 N GENESEE ST; Grades: KG – 02)

Libraries

Library in Morrison:

  • ODELL P.L. (Operating income: $387,527; Location: 307 S. MADISON ST.; 41,963 books; 431 audio materials; 621 video materials; 154 serial subscriptions)

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