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North Dakota
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North Dakota
  The population of Morton county is estimated at 30,615. In 2017 there were 511 births and 273 deaths in Morton county. Morton county has 5,145 housing units that are owned with a mortgage or a loan, 3,345 that are owned free and clear and 2,799 that are renter occupied.

  The residents of Morton County filed 15,450 federal tax returns in 2017. This amount represents 4.3% of all North Dakota filings and 0.010% of the entire nation. Morton had a combined total federal tax liability of $148,394,000 on earned income of $982,978,000. Other notable statistics from Morton County were 780 unemployment claims which collected a total of $4,425,000 and 2,040 charitable contributions valued at $9,226,000. 2,670 filings from Morton County paid a combined total of $8,869,000 in property taxes and 2,330 filings paid $18,092,000 on mortgage interest costs.

  In 2010 Morton county had 47 religious congregations with an estimated 22,446 members.

26.1% of the Morton population has a college level Bachelors degree or higher. 8.3% have less than a highschool diploma level education.

Approximately 51% of Morton County voted in the presidential election of 2016. This is an increase from the 2012 election by 2,037 votes.

At $63,279 the median income is 101.4% of the North Dakota average. An estimated 511 people claimed to be unemployed last year in Morton, the equivalant of around 3.0% of the county population. This represents a decrease in the level of unemployment from the previous year's value of 3.2%.

Top 15 Industries in Morton County.
Total # EmployedIndustry Job Type
1,627Health care and social assistance
1,230Retail trade
639Nursing care facilities (skilled nursing facilities)
597Truck transportation
479Motor vehicle and parts dealers
366Finance and insurance
310Automobile dealers
278Food manufacturing
267Gasoline stations
118Real estate and rental and leasing
114Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers
114Other motor vehicle dealers
79Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local

In 2018 12.78% of listings in Morton County.

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