Marcus, IA

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640 Vital Statistics. 37 Condition Alerts found.

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Marcus Profile


Overview

Marcus is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,070 people and just one neighborhood, Marcus is the 243rd largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Marcus was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Marcus is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Marcus is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marcus who work in office and administrative support (16.12%), management occupations (10.39%), and sales jobs (7.91%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Marcus is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Marcus a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Marcus has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Marcus’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.32 minutes getting to work every day.

Marcus is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Marcus Demographics

In terms of college education, Marcus is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.76% of adults 25 and older in Marcus have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Marcus in 2010 was $29,581, which is wealthy relative to Iowa, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,324 for a family of four. However, Marcus contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Marcus home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marcus residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Marcus include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Marcus is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Marcus 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Marcus 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Marcus 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 18 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

CHEROKEE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Little Sioux Success Center
600 West Bluff St
Cherokee, IA, 51012
M-M
Early Childhood Learning Center
400 N Roosevelt
Cherokee, IA, 51012
PK-PK
Roosevelt Elementary School
929 North Roosevelt
Cherokee, IA, 51012
PK-04
Washington High School
600 W Bluff St
Cherokee, IA, 51012
09-12
Cherokee Middle School
206 E. Indian Street
Cherokee, IA, 51012
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.3% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 6.4%

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SOUTH O'BRIEN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
South O'brien Elem Sch Primghar Center
155 3 Rd St Ne
Primghar, IA, 51245
PK-06
South O'brien Secondary School
307 W Groesbeck
Paullina, IA, 51046
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.6% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 6.4%

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MARCUS-MERIDEN-CLEGHORN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Marcus Meriden Cleghorn Primary
500 E Fenton St
Marcus, IA, 51035
PK-03
Marcus Meriden Cleghorn East Elementary
200 Campbell St.
Cleghorn, IA, 51014
04-06
Marcus Meriden Cleghorn Jr/Sr High School
400 E Fenton St
Marcus, IA, 51035
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.2% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.4%

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AURELIA COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Aurelia Middle School
300 Ash St
Aurelia, IA, 51005
06-08
Aurelia Elementary School
300 Ash St
Aurelia, IA, 51005
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.4%

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