Living in Marksville, LA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Marksville SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
1
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

Marksville, LA Crime Report

501
Total Crimes
9,192.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
257.92%
Above National Average

Marksville, LA Cost Of Living

84
Marksville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Marksville, Louisiana Info Snack

Marksville is a small city in and the parish seat of Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 5,702 at the 2010 census, an increase of 165 over the 2000 tabulation of 5,537.
Population
5,476
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
35.2%
Median Home
$102,000
Median Income
$30,439
Median Rent
$714

Rankings for Marksville in Louisiana

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Map Of Marksville, LA

Population over time in Marksville

Year Population % Change
2017 5,476 -0.8%
2016 5,519 -0.7%
2015 5,560 -0.6%
2014 5,594 -0.7%
2013 5,635 -0.5%
2012 5,663 -0.3%
2011 5,679 -0.1%
2010 5,682 0.2%
2009 5,669 -
Crime/100k Marksville LA USA
Violent Crime 1945.0 537.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 11.4 5.0
Robbery 73.4 98.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1871.6 383.4 246.8
Property Crime 7247.7 3276.0 2199.5
Burglary 2073.4 668.1 376.0
Larceny 5045.9 2360.4 1594.6
Car Theft 128.4 247.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Marksville

White
51.0% (2,792)
African American
39.3% (2,153)
American Indian
0.6% (33)
Asian
1.2% (64)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.5% (300)
Hispanic
2.4% (134)
Race Marksville LA USA
White 51.0% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 39.3% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.5% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Marksville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
18.8% (102,836)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.9% (75,897)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (61,650)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (54,138)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.2% (110,607)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.9% (54,138)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (42,999)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.4% (23,831)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (12,433)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (9,066)
Income Marksville LA USA
Less than $10,000 18.8% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.9% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.2% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.9% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.4% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Marksville

Female
50.0% (2,737)
Male
50.0% (2,739)
Gender Marksville LA USA
Female 50.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marksville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (383)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (985)
High School / GED
36.0% (1,971)
Some College
19.0% (1,040)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (328)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (438)
Master's Degree
3.0% (164)
Professional Degree
3.0% (164)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Marksville LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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