Mount Morris, Wisconsin

related topics
{household, population, family}
{household, population, female}
{town, population, incorporate}
{line, north, south}
{area, community, home}
{day, year, event}
{water, park, boat}

Mount Morris is a town in central Waushara County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,092 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Mount Morris lies at the center of the town. The main roadways through Mount Morris include State Hwy 152, which travels from Wautoma to the Town of Mt. Morris, County W towards Saxeville and Pine River, County G towards Wild Rose, and County S towards Red Granite.

The Town Board meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month at the Mountain View Community Center at 7:00 p.m. which is located at the intersection of Highway 152, County S, and 21st Lane. The heart of the Town is dominated by the Mt. Morris Chain of Lakes which includes Alfson Lake, Russell Lake, Hannah Lake, Morris Lake, and Emerald Lake. The Town is also home to Nordic Mountain, the area's main ski hill, located on County W.



According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.2 square miles (91.2 km²), of which, 34.2 square miles (88.6 km²) of it is land and 1.0 square miles (2.6 km²) of it (2.84%) is water.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,092 people, 481 households, and 344 families residing in the town. The population density was 31.9 people per square mile (12.3/km²). There were 994 housing units at an average density of 29.0/sq mi (11.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.26% White, 0.27% Native American, 0.18% Asian, and 1.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.82% of the population.

There were 481 households out of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.2% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.3% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.67.

In the town the population was spread out with 20.2% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 20.9% from 25 to 44, 32.6% from 45 to 64, and 21.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 105.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $39,732, and the median income for a family was $45,114. Males had a median income of $34,861 versus $24,261 for females. The per capita income for the town was $20,713. About 5.9% of families and 7.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 4.0% of those age 65 or over.

Full article ▸

related documents
Little Suamico, Wisconsin
Douglas, Wisconsin
Russell, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
Randall, Wisconsin
Washington, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
Enosburgh, Vermont
Yorkville, Wisconsin
Mitchell, Wisconsin
Sister Bay, Wisconsin
Richford, Wisconsin
Dellona, Wisconsin
Stanton, St. Croix County, Wisconsin
Townsend, Wisconsin
Rusk, Burnett County, Wisconsin
Seneca, Shawano County, Wisconsin
Paddock Lake, Wisconsin
Craig Beach, Ohio
Troy, Walworth County, Wisconsin
Richmond, Walworth County, Wisconsin
Fort Recovery, Ohio
Roxbury, Wisconsin
Rock, Wood County, Wisconsin
Lafayette, Walworth County, Wisconsin
Deerfield, Waushara County, Wisconsin
Lafayette, Monroe County, Wisconsin
Ridgeville, Wisconsin
Cleveland, Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Darbyville, Ohio
Union, Rock County, Wisconsin