Morris County


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Morris County, Kansas

501 W Main St
Council Grove, KS 66846
Phone: (620) 767-5518
Fax: (620) 767-6861

In east-central KS, northwest of Emporia; organized as Wise County Aug 30, 1855 (prior to statehood) from Madison County; name changed Feb 11, 1859. Name Origin: For Thomas Morris (1766-1844), opponent of slavery and U.S. senator from OH (1833-39)

Area (sq mi):: 702.84 (land 697.38; water 5.46) Population per square mile: 8.70
Population 2005: 6,049 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.90%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 6,104 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 42.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,491; median household $32,163; Population below poverty level: 9.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,750-$23,620
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Morris County, Texas

500 Broadnax St
Daingerfield, TX 75638
Phone: (903) 645-3911
Fax: (903) 645-5729
www.co.morris.tx.us

In northeastern TX, north of Tyler; organized Mar 6, 1875 from Titus County. Name Origin: For W.W. Morris, thrown off a stagecoach because he was unruly and drunk. He stayed, founded a settlement called Morristown, and became a prominent east TX attorney

Area (sq mi):: 258.64 (land 254.51; water 4.13) Population per square mile: 50.80
Population 2005: 12,936 State rank: 151 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.90%; 1990-2000 -1.20% Population 2000: 13,048 (White 70.60%; Black or African American 24.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 4.00%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 40.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,612; median household $29,011; Population below poverty level: 18.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,032-$23,145
Unemployment (2004): 7.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 23.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Morris County, New Jersey

PO Box 315
Morristown, NJ 07963
Phone: (973) 285-6120
Fax: (973) 285-5231
www.co.morris.nj.us

In north-central NJ, west of Newark; organized Mar 15, 1739 from Hunterdon County. Name Origin: For Lewis Morris (1671-1746), chief justice of the superior court of NY and NJ (1692) and first governor the colony of NJ (1738-46)

Area (sq mi):: 481.29 (land 468.99; water 12.29) Population per square mile: 1046.10
Population 2005: 490,593 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 4.30%; 1990-2000 11.60% Population 2000: 470,212 (White 82.00%; Black or African American 2.80%; Hispanic or Latino 7.80%; Asian 6.30%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 15.40%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $36,964; median household $77,340; Population below poverty level: 3.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $56,163-$55,796
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 29.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Point Pleasant (19,821)
  • Morristown County seat (18,842)
  • Dover (18,463)
  • Madison (16,005)
  • Florham Park (12,556)
  • Lincoln Park (10,894)
  • Beachwood (10,740)

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    Integrated Bank Technology (IBT), a core provider, announces that Morris County National Bank of Naples, Texas, has chosen them as their new core provider for their innovative technology and stability in the marketplace, and has successfully converted them onto the IBT core platform, the company said.
    Morris County represents a unique combination of being a prized area to raise a family, with a large number of blue-chip companies maintaining operating headquarters or business presence in the region, which is located just 25 miles from New York City.
    Notes: a non-mandatory site inspection and bid conference will be held onsite at the morris county courthouse on wednesday, september 6, 2017 at 10:00 am, beginning in the courthouse lobby.
    KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II, a non-traded real estate investment trust based, in Newport Beach, California, announced the signing of 63,969 square feet of leases at Park Avenue at Morris County.
    The new franchise joins the growing number of Celebrity dealerships that include BMW of Springfield, Lexus of Route 10, as well as Alfa Romeo of Morris County and Maserati of Morris County.
    US mobile network operator Verizon Wireless has announced it has activated two new cell sites in Morris County, New Jersey.
    Looking for ways to rein in the burgeoning deer population that is destroying habitat and wreaking havoc with cars, researchers in Morris County are planning to test a new contraceptive that will make deer sterile for three to five years.
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    Bats In cooperation with the New Jersey Division of Fish, Game, and Wildlife's Endangered and Nongame Species Program, the FWS New Jersey Field Office conducted a bat survey of the Hibernia Mine in Morris County.
    A perfectly good East Texas town of 2,655 people, the county seat of Morris County sometimes gets lost just because of the first ``i'' in its name.
    Tioga Energy, a leading provider of renewable energy services to commercial, government and non-profit institutions, and the Morris County Improvement Authority (MCIA) of New Jersey today announced the completion of 19 solar energy installations located on 16 schools and government facilities throughout the county.
    The Morris County Board of Freeholders 2017 county road resurfacing program, that is targeting 32.

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