Morton, Washington Population 2020

1,222

Morton is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 1,222, it is the 193rd largest city in Washington and the 9506th largest city in the United States. Morton is currently growing at a rate of 1.83% annually and its population has increased by 8.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,126 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Morton has a population density of 1,488 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morton is $49,683 with a poverty rate of 12.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $155,100. The median age in Morton is 40.4 years, 40.6 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Morton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Morton was:

  • White: 88.04%
  • Two or more races: 5.80%
  • Other race: 5.09%
  • Native American: 1.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Morton, Washington is 1,222, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,178.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,126.

Morton, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98688.04%
Two or More Races655.80%
Some Other Race575.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native121.07%

Morton Population Pyramid 2020

Morton Median Age

40.4


Total

40.6


Male

40.3


Female

Morton Adults

There are 847 adults, (278 of whom are seniors) in Morton.

Morton Age Dependency

96.8

Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Morton Sex Ratio

Female

588

52.50%

Male

532

47.50%

Morton Households and Families

Morton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.3%21.7%
Male66.7%33.3%
All61.2%38.8%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Female29.4%70.6%

61.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4282.4561.2
Married1892.9978.3
Non Family1211.255.4
Female852.6129.4
Male333.4866.7

2.81

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade496.57%
9th to 12th Grade8010.72%
High School Graduate19025.47%
Some College25333.91%
Associates Degree8210.99%
Bachelors Degree334.42%
Graduate Degree597.91%

Morton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60752966
Hispanic884326
Other Race571212
Multiple Races4539
Native American993

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,500$26,563$35,556
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,528$$40,139
Some College$35,833$$36,111
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,500

Average Earnings

$26,563

Average Male

$35,556

Average Female

Morton Language

Morton Language by Age

Morton Language

90.40% of Morton residents speak only English, while 9.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.75% of the population.

Morton Poverty

Morton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8269711.74%
Multiple651523.08%
Hispanic14896.08%
Native12650.00%

12.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.17%

Male Poverty Rate

10.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morton is Native, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morton is Hispanic, with 6.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.54%.

Name Poverty
High School17.37%
Less Than High School8.26%
Some College8.01%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.86%
Male Employed7.19%
Female Employed4.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Morton Income

Morton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,217$49,683
Families$44,250$56,502
Married Families$62,639-
Non Families$17,708$30,188

Morton Marital Status

Morton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morton Married by Age and Sex

Morton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Morton Marital Status by Race

Morton Veterans

93

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea34
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War20
Vietnam18
World War II

$Morton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morton Employment Status

42%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.96%

Born in Washington

94.38%

Native Born

5.63%

Foreign Born

3.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.38% of Morton residents were born in the United States, with 66.96% having been born in Washington. 3.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,222221.83%
20191,200221.87%
20181,178191.64%
20171,159221.93%
20161,137171.52%
20151,12090.81%
20141,111-2-0.18%
20131,113-6-0.54%
20121,119-4-0.36%
20111,1230.00%
20101,1230.00%