Marshville is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,787 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marshville is the 285th largest community in North Carolina.
Marshville is a blue-collar town, with 41.76% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Marshville is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marshville who work in maintenance occupations (13.14%), sales jobs (6.84%), and food service (6.30%).
One downside of living in Marshville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.87 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Marshville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Marshville ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 3.66% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Marshville in 2018 was $18,012, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,048 for a family of four.
Marshville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Marshville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marshville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Marshville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.82% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Marshville include Scots-Irish, English, German, African, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Marshville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.