Morris Alabama is a town in Jefferson County. It is north of the Birmingham suburb of Gardendale. It initially incorporated on September 19, 1885.
The town is named after Mary Hunter “Mae” Morris, an early female pioneer of the region.
Morris Alabama Demographics
At the 2000 census the total population was 1,922. There were 708 households and 575 families in the town. The population density was 600.2 people per square mile. There were 619 housing units at an average density of 225.7 per square mile. The racial makeup of the town was 98.54% White, 0.5% Black or African American, 0.01% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.1% from other races, and 0.60% from two or more races. 0.38% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Morris Alabama Public Safety
Morris is served by a full time police force and by a volunteer/part-time fire department. The police dept is dispatched by Warrior police and the fire dept is dispatched by Jefferson County 911.
Morris is named as the most conservative town in Alabama.
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