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Morris County New York City is 25 miles (40 km) west of New Jersey, County of U.S. state.In accordance with to the 2010 United States statics, the population is 492,276. Morris County is the part of the New York metropolitan area. Morris County is the county seat of Morris. County Harding in Morris Township, Morris town National Historical Park, the median household income of the affluent in the eighth county in the United States, and was ranked tenth by per capita income. Bureau of Economic determination, 2009, all 3,113 counties in the United States, Morris County ranked 16th which has the highest per capita income. New York metropolitan area ranked third in conditions of county median income.

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      Morris County Demographics
Morris County , 2011 estimate population is 494,900
Morris County , 2010 (April 1) estimates base population is 492,200
Morris County ,April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011 population is 0.5%
Morris County , 2010 population is 492,200
Morris County Persons under 5 years, percent, 2011 population is 5.0%
Morris County Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011 population is 23.0%
Morris County Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011 population is 14.0%
Morris County Female persons, percent, 2011 population is 51.0%
Morris County White persons, percent, 2011 (a) population is 85.0%
Morris County Black persons, percent, 2011 (a) population is 3.0%
Morris County American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2011 (a)population is 0.5%
Morris County Asian persons, percent, 2011 (a) population is 9.0%
Morris County Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander persons, percent, 2011 (a) Zpopulation is 0.1%
Morris County Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2011 population is 1.0%
Morris County Persons of Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent, 2011 (b)population is 11.0%
Morris County White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011 population is 74.0%
Morris CountyLiving in same house 1 year & over, 2006-2010 population is 90.0%
Morris CountyForeign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 population is 18.0%
Morris CountyLanguage other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 population is 23.0%
Morris County High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 population is 93.0%
Morris County Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 population is 48.0%
Morris County Veterans, 2006-2010 population is 26,985
Morris County Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 population is 30.0%
Morris County Housing units, 2011 population is 190,600
Morris County Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 population is 77.0%
Morris County Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 population is 25.0%
Morris County Households, 2006-2010 population is 178,600
Morris County Persons per household, 2006-2010 population is 2.00

      Morris County Education
County College of Morris is serving two-year public community college students from Morris County. Randolph is the school's campus and was founded in 1965.Another two years of college, a private Roman Catholic women's college Assumption College for Sisters Mendham. Florham Park - Madison - Convent Station area is also of three universities. College of the three towns is on the border Florham, Fairleigh Dickinson University's campus. Drew University in Madison is a small private university. St. Elizabeth's College, a Roman Catholic and four-year liberal arts women's college located in Convent Station.

      Morris County History
Morris County was named after Colonel Lewis Morris, governor of New Jersey in 1738/9. The area of Morris County was occupied by the Lenape prior to the coming of the Europeans. Dutch established the colony of New Netherland, which appealed territory between the 40th and 45th parallels, which included northern New Jersey and they survived along the rivers and hunted game, fished, collected plants and nuts.Relationships with the Native Americans and the English developed. Ten years later, there was a war, Dutch re-took control of New Amsterdam, but a year later, he returned to English. Native Americans are still in the area at the time, Land was acquired from the Native Americans for many things such as blankets, shirts, rum, guns, knives, pots and gun powder and Morris County was created on March 15, 1739, from portions of Hunterdon County.

      Morris County Transportation
Morris County, including Interstate 80, Interstate 287, Interstate 280, US Route 206, US Route 202, US Route 46, State Route 10 and State Route 24, together with a number of county and local roads is served by several major roadways.NJ Transit Midtown Straight service from the Morris & Essex Lines and Montclair-Boonton Line Hoboken, NJ and New York City is served by the Morris County with Train. Morris County Universities

      Morris County Parks
Bayne Park
Bee Meadow Park
Berkshire Valley State Wildlife Management Area
Black Brook Park
Black River Wildlife Management Area
Budd Lake State Wildlife Management Area
Burnham Park
Caldwell Playground
Central Park
Cole Park Morris
Farny State Park
Foote Park
Gardner Field
Grace Lord Park
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Greenview Park
Hacklebarney State Park
Halsey A Fredrick Park
Heritage Park
Hopatcong State Park
India Brook Park
James Park
Lee's County Park
Lewis Morris Park
Lidgerwood Park
Lincoln Park
Loantaka Park
Lurker Park
Mahlon Dickerson County Reservation
Malaparids Park
Manor Park
McManus Field
Memorial Park
Minisink County Park
Morris Plains Community Park
Morristown Green
Mortimer L Schiff Boy Scout Reservation
Mount Hope County Park
Mount Paul Memorial Park
Muriel Hepner Park
Niles Park
Normandy Park
Old Troy Park
Passaic River County Park
Passaic River County Reservation
Randolph Park
Ranger Stadium
Reasoner Park
Reservoir Park
Richard M Wilcox Park
Rockaway River State Wildlife Management Area
Schooleys Mountain Park
Seaton-Hackney Farm Park
Shakespeare Garden
Sheep Hill Park
Silas Condict County Park
Snake Hill County Pa
rk Sommers PArk
Speedwell Park
Taft Memorial Field
The Forest Reserve
Tiger Brook Park
Tourne County Park
Veterans Memorial Park
Washington Headquarters National Park
Washington Park
Weldon Brook State Wildlife Management Area
Wildcat Ridge
Wildcat Ridge State Wildlife Management Area
Wildwood Field
Willowwood Arboretum
Young Field
Zuck Arboretum

      Morris County Government
The Freeholder Board established policies for the operation of six super-departments, more than 30 partitions plus experts, commissions, boards and study committees. Morris County is ruled by a seven-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, who is elected to three-year terms on an amazed basis, with two or three seats up for election each year. Actual day-to-day operation of departments is controlled by the county administrator.Almost all of the board of selected Freeholders County property, financial and control the affairs of a wide range of powers given by the state legislature. The County Manager Morris selected tasks are passed on to the Board of Freehold.Morris County is one of the most Republican districts in Morris County, New Jersey.

      Morris County Geography
By 2010 statics, the county has a total area of 481.62 square miles of which 460.18 square miles consists of land and 21.45 square miles of water. The lowest point is about 160 feet in elevation and the highest point is at 1,395 feet above sea level on a mountain south of Pine Swamp in western Jefferson Township. The South Branch of the Raritan River and the Black River drain the western area, Rockaway River gutters 125 square miles of the northern section of the county, Whippany River drains 69 square miles of the middle of the county and county is drained by numerous rivers. The Passaic River also drains the eastern border area, the western border is drained by the Musconetcong River, the Pequannock drains the northern boundary area and the Pompton River drains the eastern section.

      Morris County Economy
In Morris County Mountain Lakes is one of the wealthier places in the county and the 8th wealthiest municipality in the state Dover has a median household income of $59,454 and a per capita income of $21,581, the deepest in the county. Thirty-three Fortune 500 business headquarters, offices or the county's main capability is available in Morris. These include AT & T, Honeywell, and Colgate Palmolive, Pfizer, ExxonMobil, Novartis, Basf, Verizon, Bayer and Wyeth. The key industries are finance, insurance, real estate, pharmaceuticals, health services, research and development, and technology and there are 28 county parks aside 13,000 acres four county golf courses, and there are 16 public and private courses in Morris County.

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