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Welcome to Morrison ...

The city of Morrison is located in Gasconade County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Morrison has a population of 130 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Morrison.

Morrison is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Morrison: (573)

The ZIP code for Morrison: 65061<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Morrison had an population of 130 people. This is a decrease of 6.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morrison had a population of 139 people. This makes Morrison the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 139 people, the population of Morrison increased 13.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 123 people).

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

Communities Also Named Morrison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Morrison - they are located in California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Morrison ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Morrison.

  • Hermann
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    • Hermann lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermann have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermann
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermann<7>
  • Linn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linn
    • Linn lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,557 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linn have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linn<7>
  • New Florence
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Florence
    • New Florence lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 704 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Florence<7>
  • Chamois
  • Berger
  • Gasconade
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gasconade
    • Gasconade lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gasconade have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gasconade
  • Mokane
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mokane
    • Mokane lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 182 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mokane have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mokane
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mokane<7>
  • High Hill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Hill
    • High Hill lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 172 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for High Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for High Hill<7>
  • Rhineland
  • McKittrick
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKittrick
    • McKittrick lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Morrison.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 57 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKittrick have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKittrick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKittrick<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morrison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Morrison.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morrison. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Morrison.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morrison. See our Newspapers Page for Morrison.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morrison ...

Looking for more information about Morrison? 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 Morrison, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Morrison.

Adding Morrison to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Morrison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Morrison was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Morrison on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Morrison on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Gasconade, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Morrison.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morrison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Morrison). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Morrison or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Morrison) 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 Morrison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MorrisonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morrison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6744, Longitude: -91.6357    
<6>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.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

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