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Town of Morristown, New York

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Welcome to Morristown ...

The Town of Morristown is located in Saint Lawrence County.

When the people of Morristown refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Morristonian<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, the Town of Morristown has a population of 1,913 people<2> (see below for details).

Morristown is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Morristown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Morristown lies within the (315) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Morristown had a population of 1,974 people. This makes Morristown the county's 21st most populous community.

The population of Morristown represents 0.01% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 919th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,974 people, the population of Morristown decreased 3.71% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,050 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Morristown had an population of 1,913 people. This is a decrease of 3.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.68% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Morristown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Alexandria   [Map]   4,018   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
De Kalb   [Map]   2,378   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gouverneur   [Map]   7,041   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gouverneur   [Map]   3,747   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hammond   [Map]   1,164   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   4,064   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Morristown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Morristown - it's located in Vermont.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morristown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morristown. 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 Morristown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morristown ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Morristown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Morristown.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Morristown. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Morristown refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Morristown may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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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 Morristown.

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

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Morristown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Morristown) 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 Morristown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Morristown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morristown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5331, Longitude: -75.6341     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morristown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Morristown.