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The location of Morris

Welcome to Morris ...

The city of Morris is located in Stevens County and is the County Seat for Stevens County.

The location of Morris has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Morris has a population of 5,351 people<2> (see below for details).

Morris is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Morris lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Morris is within the (320) area code.

The ZIP code for Morris: 56267<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morris had a population of 5,286 people (or 54.35% of the total population of Stevens County). This makes Morris the county's most populous community.

The population of Morris represents 0.1% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,286 people, the population of Morris increased 4.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,068 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Morris had an population of 5,351 people. This is an increase of 1.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.58% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Morris.

Communities near Morris ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Starbuck   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Morris

Located in Pope County

Hancock   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Morris

Hoffman   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Morris

Located in Grant County

Herman   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Morris

Located in Grant County

Chokio   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Morris

Kensington   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Morris

Located in Douglas County

Cyrus   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Morris

Located in Pope County

Donnelly   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Morris

Clontarf   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Morris

Located in Swift County

Alberta   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Morris

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Morris.

Communities Also Named Morris ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Morris - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Washington, West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Morris.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morris. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morris. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morris. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Morris:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morris ...

Looking for more information about Morris? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Morris, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Morris.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Minnesota

About Stevens County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morris. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Stevens County:

The official website for State of Minnesota:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Morris.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morris - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Morris). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Morris or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Morris) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Morris. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morris

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morris. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5855, Longitude: -95.9053     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morris have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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