Morris County is located in central Kansas. The County Seat is Council Grove and the largest city is Council Grove. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.morriscountyks.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 5,698 and the 2010 census population was 5,923. The land area is 695.28 square miles and there are 8.5 persons per square mile.
96.7% of the population is White, 0.7% is Black or African American, 4% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.6% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.8% is two or more races. 89.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 17.4% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $81,900, there are 2,503 households, an average of 2.32 persons per household. The per capita income is $24,680, the median household income is $47,445, and 8.3% of the persons in Morris County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $44,988, and sales per capita were $7,570.
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