StatisticMortonIllinoisNational
Population16,34312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,25422891
Median age40.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English96%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Morton is 450% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Morton is 9% higher than Illinois
  • In Morton 96.00% of the population is White
  • In Morton 0.90% of the population is Black
  • In Morton 1.55% of the population is Asian

Compare Morton, IL Demographics

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      Morton population breakdown by race

      RaceMortonIllinoisNational
      White96.00%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.90%14.30%12.63%
      Asian1.55%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.41%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.14%5.86%4.75%
      In Morton, 4.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Morton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Morton, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).