Marshall is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,996 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Marshall is the 158th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Marshall was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, Marshall isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Marshall are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Marshall is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marshall who work in healthcare (10.68%), sales jobs (10.62%), and management occupations (10.24%).
As is often the case in a small city, Marshall doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Marshall is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.25% of adults in Marshall have a college degree.
The per capita income in Marshall in 2010 was $29,168, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,672 for a family of four. However, Marshall contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Marshall home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marshall residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Marshall include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Marshall is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.