Morton Scott County, Mississippi

Morton: City in Scott County, Mississippi, USA

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Location of Morton on Mississippi map.

About

Morton is a city located in the county of Scott in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,462 and a population density of 185 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 3,527 inhabitants.

Geography

Morton is located at 32°21'14"N 89°39'16"W (32.3537600, -89.6545200).

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Downtown Morton MS

Weather

Morton forecast: Sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 5 mph. more

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Morton map

Morton Quick Facts

Population : 3,527 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Scott County
Postal code : 39117
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 18.72 km2
Altitude : 472 feet / 144 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:38:37 (4th August 2021)
Density : 188 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.84% (2010-2019)
Weather : 89℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Morton increased by 1.84% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,462 - census
2011 3,679 5.9% estimation process
2012 3,665 -0.38% estimation process
2013 3,647 -0.49% estimation process
2014 3,658 0.3% estimation process
2015 3,635 -0.63% estimation process
2016 3,617 -0.5% estimation process
2017 3,615 -0.06% estimation process
2018 3,578 -1.03% estimation process
2019 3,527 -1.45% estimation process

Morton zip code is 39117. County name: Scott, County fips: 28123

People born in Morton (9)

People born in Morton, including singer B Angie B, baseball player Atley Donald, Chancellor of the University of Mississippi Daniel Jones, you can see a list of people who born in Morton.

Schools

College & universities near Morton

Code Name City ZIP
176451 Wesley Biblical Seminary Ridgeland (MS) 39157-1920
382461 Academy of Hair Design-Pearl Pearl (MS) 39208

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Morton

Code Name Address Type
JAN Union Station 300 W. Capital Street RAIL
HAZ Hazlehurst station North Ragsdale Ave and East Conway St. RAIL
LAU Laurel station 230 North Maple Street RAIL
MEI Union Station 1901 Front Street RAIL
YAZ Yazoo City West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Scott County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scott County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Forest 5,536 City in Mississippi, United States
Hillsboro 1,130
Lake 324 Town in Newton and Scott counties, Mississippi, United States
Sebastopol 276 Town in Leake and Scott counties, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Morton distances to largest Mississippi cities

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