Marlin, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Marlin, Texas Info Snack

Population
5,607
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
47.1%
Median Home
$49,900
Median Income
$21,667
Median Rent
$452

Marlin SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
2
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
6

Marlin, TX Cost Of Living

77
Marlin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Marlin Texas National Average
Overall 77 91 100
Services 100 95 100
Groceries 81 90 100
Health 97 97 100
Housing 35 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 100 102 100

Marlin, TX Photos

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Rankings for Marlin in Texas

Map Of Marlin, TX

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Population over time in Marlin

Year Population % Change
2019 5,607 -0.8%
2018 5,653 -0.7%
2017 5,692 -0.2%
2016 5,705 -1.7%
2015 5,804 -1.1%
2014 5,867 -0.8%
2013 5,915 -0.7%
2012 5,954 -0.6%
2011 5,991 -0.5%
2010 6,023 -

Race / Ethnicity in Marlin

White
23.7% (1,328)
African American
47.1% (2,639)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (13)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (13)
Hispanic
28.8% (1,614)
Race Marlin TX USA
White 23.7% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 47.1% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 28.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Marlin

Female
54.3% (3,045)
Male
45.7% (2,562)
Gender Marlin TX USA
Female 54.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marlin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (672)
9-12th Grade
22.0% (1,233)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,906)
Some College
17.0% (953)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (504)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (280)
Master's Degree
1.0% (56)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Marlin TX USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 22.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Marlin, Texas

Less than $10,000
21.7% (121,416)
$10,000 to $14,999
18.9% (105,728)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (73,327)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.8% (94,132)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (61,049)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (80,830)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.3% (18,758)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.0% (5,456)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Marlin TX USA
Less than $10,000 21.7% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 18.9% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.0% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 7.4% 7.7%

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