Marshall is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 23,820 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Marshall is the 117th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Marshall is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Marshall is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Marshall who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), teaching (8.21%), and sales jobs (7.43%).
The percentage of adults in Marshall who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.61% of the adults in Marshall have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Marshall in 2010 was $20,025, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,100 for a family of four. However, Marshall contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Marshall is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Marshall also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.55% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Marshall include German, English, African, and French .
The most common language spoken in Marshall is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.