Marshall is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,964 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Marshall is the 158th largest community in Michigan. Marshall has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marshall who work in healthcare (10.49%), office and administrative support (9.96%), and management occupations (9.93%).
Also of interest is that Marshall has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Marshall doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Marshall is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.03% of adults in Marshall have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Marshall in 2018 was $32,474, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,896 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, Dutch, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Marshall is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.