Marceline is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 2,154 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marceline is the 233rd largest community in Missouri.
Marceline is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Marceline is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Marceline who work in office and administrative support (13.67%), sales jobs (12.51%), and management occupations (10.31%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Marceline has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Marceline has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Marceline than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Marceline may be for you.
One of the benefits of Marceline is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.77 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Marceline 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.
The percentage of people in Marceline with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.65% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Marceline in 2010 was $16,801, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,204 for a family of four.
The people who call Marceline home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marceline residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Marceline include Irish, English, Swedish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Marceline is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.