As you search for Morton apartments for rent you will discover this community is just 10 miles east of Peoria. Renters will have a short drive of just 15 minutes to get there using I-74. Residents also have easy access to the International Airport, establishing this as a convenient location for frequent flyers.
Self-proclaimed as the "Pumpkin Capital of the World", Morton is home to a Libby's pumpkin cannery owned by Nestle. The community also hosts an annual Pumpkin Festival featuring a carnival, over a dozen special competitions and shows and live entertainment for a great afternoon away from your Morton apartment.
The community is home to Caterpillar Logistics and Star Transport, just a few of the major employers in Morton. There are four hospitals within a short drive and several colleges and universities where you can continue your education such as Bradley University, Eureka College, Illinois Central College and Illinois Wesleyan University in nearby Bloomington.
For a grand day of shopping, you can make your way over to the Shoppes at Grand Prairie or the Northwoods Mall.
The River Trail of Illinois passes through Morton providing an excellent location for runners and cyclists to spend some time.
Average Rent in Morton, IL
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