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The City of Marcus had a population of 1,073 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Marcus is located at latitude 42.8258 and longitude -95.8075 in Cherokee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Marcus encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cherokee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,463 feet.
The City of Marcus has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||1,073 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,044 (97.3%)|
|Population in Families||818 (76.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||29 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$55,899|
|Average Household Income||$69,950|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,224|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||546 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||387 (70.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||95 (17.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||64 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$110,185|
|Average Home Value||$127,899|
|Housing Affordability Index3||303|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.53%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.47%|
The table below compares Marcus to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 271||73rd|
|Population Density||# 474||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 625||38th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 842||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 476||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 700||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.