Morton is located close to the center of Mississippi. Morton is between the Scott, Rankin, Smith county. Morton has 7.19 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Morton population is 3,444, which has shrunk 1.09% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Morton median household income is $30,768 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 20.70% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.96% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Morton median house value is $71,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 58.89% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Morton is better than the state average in quality. The Morton area code is 601.