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Mount Morris
Livingston County, New York


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Statistics & Facts

The New York state capital is Albany.
The population of Mount Morris is approximately 3,266 (2000), 2986 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,412 (2000), 1295 (2010).
The amount of land area in Mount Morris is 5.27 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mount Morris to Washington DC is 267 miles.
The distance to the New York state capital is 216 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mount Morris is positioned 42.72 degrees north of the equator and 77.87 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Mount Morris elevation is 626 feet above sea level.
Mount Morris median income is $ 32,813 (2000).
The Mount Morris median home price is $ 68,600 (2000).


in western New York about 35 minutes south of Rochester.
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History & History Related Items

Mount Morris was named for Robert Morris, who lived during the American Revolution. This area was known for bad flooding along the Genesee River. A dam was built in 1827, but it soon washed away. Later, in 1952, Mount Morris Dam was built, the largest east of the Mississippi.
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The birthplace of Francis R. Bellamy, the author of the Pledge of Allegiance. See this page about Francis Bellamy.

Mount Morris Dam
This is the large dam of its type east of the Mississippi River. It is located next to Letchworth State Park.
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Mount Morris City Government

Village of Mount Morris
117 Main Street
Mount Morris, New York 14510
Phone: (585) 658-4160
Fax (585) 658-2473 There is also a Town of Mount Morris with a slightly higher population. The Village is contained within the town.

Mount Morris Chamber

Mount Morris Chamber of Commerce

Livingston County Chamber of Commerce
4560 Millennium Drive
Geneseo, NY 14454
Phone: (585) 243-2222
Fax: (585) 243-4824

Mount Morris Organizations

Mount Morris Chamber of Commerce

Livingston County Chamber of Commerce
4560 Millennium Drive
Geneseo, NY 14454
Phone: (585) 243-2222
Fax: (585) 243-4824

Mount Morris Schools

Mount Morris Central School
30 Bonadonna Avenue
Mt. Morris, New York 14510 Mount Morris


The population of the Village of Mount Morris was:
1990 - 3,102
2000 - 3,266

The Town of Mount Morris had a population of 4,567 in 2000.

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