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Morton lies 15 minutes from Pelahatchie and 40 minutes from the capital of Mississippi, Jackson. Homes for rent in Morton are about as close to Bienville National Forest as they can be, making outdoor excursions a breeze for adventurous renters.

Things Morton Renters Should Know

  • Gen. Joseph E. Johnston retreated to Morton after Vicksburg fell on July 4, 1863.
  • Morton is a part of Scott County and is located less than 20 minutes from its seat, Forest. Forest became the county seat only after bitter controversy with Hillsboro, a competitor for the title.
  • Kenneth Dwayne Crosby may be the most well-known resident of Scott County. Crosby was recognized for his fishing skills and the work ethic he showed while employed by the United States Department of Agriculture.
  • Scott County, incorporated in 1833, was named in honor of Abram M. Scott, the governor of Mississippi from 1832 to 1833.

Helpful Morton Tools

  • Renters can learn about industry, health care and the local community at the official website of the City of Morton.
  • The Scott County School District website provides information about educational options available to students in Morton.

Recreational Activities in Morton

Morton rentals are in close proximity to both Roosevelt State Park and Bienville National Forest, giving renters ample opportunity for outdoor adventure. Roosevelt State Park offers a host of amenities, including a nature trail, a lookout tower, disc golf, a picnic pavilion, water slides, fishing locations and boat ramps. At Bienville National Forest, visitors can go hiking, fishing, camping and hunting at one of the forest's two recreation areas, Shongelo and Marathon Lake. Renters with children can take their kids for a play date at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park, which has an arcade, miniature golf facilities, pedal carts and playgrounds.

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Morton Garden Apartments

Morton Garden Apartments

Morton, MS 39117 (1.73 miles)

Price: Please Call

(601) 790-3103

Beds: 1 - 4, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - Jackson

Furnished Studio - Jackson

Ridgeland, MS 39157 (28.61 miles)

Price: From $960

(601) 326-2335

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Jackson

Furnished Studio - Jackson

Jackson, MS 39211 (28.78 miles)

Price: From $840

(601) 714-1541

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Jackson

Furnished Studio - Jackson

Jackson, MS 39206 (29.01 miles)

Price: From $945

(601) 718-1123

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
The Park At Moss Creek

The Park At Moss Creek

Jackson, MS 39211 (28.44 miles)

Price: From $630

(601) 519-4685

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Shadow Lake of Flowood

Shadow Lake of Flowood

Flowood, MS 39232 (27.33 miles)

Price: From $895

(601) 812-5265

Beds: 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Vineyard at Castlewoods

The Vineyard at Castlewoods

Brandon, MS 39047 (19.85 miles)

Price: $620-$1,105

(855) 543-8962

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Greens Of Madison County

The Greens Of Madison County

Canton, MS 39046 (27.46 miles)

Price: $630-$890

(601) 707-8077

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Links of Madison County, The

Links of Madison County, The

Canton, MS 39046 (27.46 miles)

Price: From $605

(601) 255-1659

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Southwind Apartments

Southwind Apartments

Pearl, MS 39208 (28.40 miles)

Price: Please Call

(601) 499-4943

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Ridgeland Ranch

Ridgeland Ranch

Ridgeland, MS 39157 (27.49 miles)

Price: Please Call

(601) 910-6067

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Peach Orchard Townhomes

Peach Orchard Townhomes

Ridgeland, MS 39157 (27.93 miles)

Price: To $1,150

(601) 667-4850

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
Pepper Mill Apartments

Pepper Mill Apartments

Jackson, MS 39206 (29.13 miles)

Price: Please Call

(601) 499-4944

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Park Place Apartments

Park Place Apartments

Ridgeland, MS 39157 (27.74 miles)

Price: From $669

(866) 930-4134

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Advantages

The Advantages

Jackson, MS 39206 (29.24 miles)

Price: $564-$674

(601) 790-3099

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Hampton House Apartments

Hampton House Apartments

Jackson, MS 39211 (27.26 miles)

Price: $625-$960

(601) 910-6127

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Tracewood

Tracewood

Jackson, MS 39211 (26.73 miles)

Price: $670-$895

(601) 368-8277

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Carlton Park

Carlton Park

Flowood, MS 39232 (22.78 miles)

Price: $1,125-$1,550

(601) 255-1617

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Parkwood Apartments

Parkwood Apartments

Brandon, MS 39042 (22.71 miles)

Price: $600

(601) 724-3032

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials

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