Morris in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Morris, CT

Morris was incorporated in 1859, offers an attractive mix of historic homes, sunny neighborhoods, and a bustling summer community on Bantam Lake.

Morris was named after Capt. James Morris, a revolutionary soldier who opened an academy in the town in 1790. Morris shares Regional School District 6 with nearby Goshen and Warren. Students grades K-6 attend James Morris School, and then move on to Wamogo Regional High School in Litchfield.

Bantam Lake provides residents and visitors alike with recreational opportunities such as swimming, boating and fishing. Mt. Tom State Park is one of the oldest properties in the Connecticut state park system. Mt. Tom's summit is a modest 1,325 feet high and the stone tower on top is popular with hikers. There is also a park offering swimming, boating, scuba diving and ice skating.

Morris, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Morris, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$75K
Up 100.0 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$75K
Up 100.0 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
377
Up 100.0 % since April 2016

Morris, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Morris, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -1.01 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 136.3
Household Size (people) 2.49
Households w/ Children 26.05 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $618
One Bedroom $772
Two Bedroom $974
Three Bedroom $1,245
Four Bedroom $1,342

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 2,364
Households: 948
Median Age: 48.35

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $80,500)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
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School Information for Morris, CT

Public Elementary

School

JAMES MORRIS SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
10 EAST ST
MORRIS, CT 06763

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Morris, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Morris, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Morris, CT

209 Bantam Lake Road, Morris, CT 06763
$649,900

209 Bantam Lake Road,
Morris, CT 06763

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
56 Burgess Road, Morris, CT 06763
$625,000

56 Burgess Road,
Morris, CT 06763

3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
19 Marsh Pt, Morris, CT 06763
$389,000

19 Marsh Pt,
Morris, CT 06763

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
41 Brunetto Grove, Morris, CT 06787
$480,000

41 Brunetto Grove,
Morris, CT 06787

2 bedrooms, 3 baths
46 Brunetto Grove, Morris, CT 06763
$425,000

46 Brunetto Grove,
Morris, CT 06763

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
189 Bantam Lake Road, Morris, CT 06763
$875,000

189 Bantam Lake Road,
Morris, CT 06763

5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
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