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(Urban population: 1,528 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 27 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 640 (574 occupied: 385 owner occupied, 189 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

28%

Housing density: 623 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $130,097.


Median contract rent in 2009: $294 (lower quartile is $262, upper quartile is $387)


Median gross rent in Marks, MS in 2009: $515


Housing units in Marks with a mortgage: 158 (13 second mortgage, 8 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 217


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $57,656


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $30,901


Median monthly housing costs: $483





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $53,074 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Marks:

$53,074
Mississippi:

$98,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $32,004 - $87,088

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $41,804
Here:

$41,804
State:

$150,055

Townhouses or other attached units: $172,561
Here:

$172,561
State:

$180,099

Mobile homes: $4,215
Here:

$4,215
State:

$37,232

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,481
  • In family households: 1,269 (202 male householders, 181 female householders)
    189 spouses, 490 children (458 natural, 11 adopted, 21 stepchildren), 114 grandchildren, 25 brothers or sisters, 16 parents, 26 other relatives, 26 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 212 (84 male householders (71 living alone)), 109 female householders (102 living alone)), 19 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 74 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 148 2-persons, 71 3-persons, 80 4-persons, 57 5-persons, 16 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 173 1-person, 20 2-persons.

148 married couples with children.
203 single-parent households (27 men, 176 women).

98.1% of residents of Marks speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 47% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 9 (0.6%)
(55.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Marks, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 13
  • 4 rooms: 38
  • 5 rooms: 85
  • 6 rooms: 100
  • 7 rooms: 78
  • 8 rooms: 45
  • 9 or more rooms: 22
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 16
  • 3 rooms: 29
  • 4 rooms: 31
  • 5 rooms: 43
  • 6 rooms: 40
  • 7 rooms: 16
  • 8 rooms: 8
  • 9 or more rooms: 6
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marks, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 19
  • 2 bedrooms: 95
  • 3 bedrooms: 199
  • 4 bedrooms: 51
  • 5+ bedrooms: 19
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 51
  • 2 bedrooms: 69
  • 3 bedrooms: 50
  • 4 bedrooms: 12
  • 5+ bedrooms: 5
Cars and other vehicles available in Marks, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 35
  • 1 vehicle: 148
  • 2 vehicles: 138
  • 3 vehicles: 50
  • 4 vehicles: 10
  • 5+ vehicles: 4
  • no vehicle: 48
  • 1 vehicle: 99
  • 2 vehicles: 30
  • 3 vehicles: 6
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 14
  • 2000 to 2004: 19
  • 1990 to 1999: 10
  • 1980 to 1989: 58
  • 1970 to 1979: 139
  • 1960 to 1969: 172
  • 1950 to 1959: 239
  • 1940 to 1949: 183
  • 1939 or earlier: 99

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Marks, MS house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Marks, MS:

  • Less than $10,000: 17
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 8
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 28
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 23
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 16
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 23
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 20
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 29
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 45
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 39
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 31
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 22
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 24
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 35
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 13
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 3
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 3
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 4
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 0
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 0
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 1
  • $1,000,000 or more: 1
 


Marks rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Marks:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 4
  • $150 to $199: 17
  • $200 to $249: 9
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 11
  • $400 to $449: 20
  • $450 to $499: 43
  • $500 to $549: 24
  • $550 to $599: 17
  • $600 to $649: 26
  • $650 to $699: 34
  • $700 to $749: 2
  • $750 to $799: 5
  • $800 to $899: 10
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 0
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 21
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 3
  • 1985 to 1989: 1
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 3
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 2


Marks, MS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 64.5%
Number of people working at home: 9 (1.6% of all workers)


Marks commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 94
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 139
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 54
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 30
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 40
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 24
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 52
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 14
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 8
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 46
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 23
  • 90 or more minutes: 17
 


Marks mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 420 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 89 (16%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (1%)
  • Walked: 26 (5%)
  • Other means: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 9 (2%)
 


Marks, MS household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 139
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 79
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 65
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 34
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 35
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 41
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 32
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 22
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 21
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 36
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 36
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 28
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 5
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 0
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 2
  • $200,000 or more: 1
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 902
 United States or American: 143
 Irish: 34
 English: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 18
 European: 12
 Italian: 11
 German: 10
 French (except Basque): 6
 Dutch: 6
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6
 British: 5
 Scottish: 5
 Welsh: 5
 Arab:: 4
 Lebanese: 4
 Hungarian: 2
 Czechoslovakian: 2
 Lithuanian: 2
 Swedish: 2


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Philippines (67%)
  • United Kingdom (22%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1338
  • Northeast: 6
  • Midwest: 79
  • South: 113
  • West: 8

68% of Marks residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Mississippi.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 13
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 19
  • 5th and 6th grade: 11
  • 7th and 8th grade: 36
  • 9th grade: 26
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 108
  • Less than 1 year of college: 14
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 51
  • Associate degree: 8
  • Bachelor's degree: 47
  • Master's degree: 10
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 23
  • 5th and 6th grade: 25
  • 7th and 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 40
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 108
  • Less than 1 year of college: 38
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 46
  • Associate degree: 31
  • Bachelor's degree: 61
  • Master's degree: 22
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 13

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 6.6%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 7.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $43,704
  • Black householders: $17,469
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $11,824
  • Asian householders: $50,985
  • Two or more races householders: $32,971
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $29,684
Marks household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Marks household income for Black householders

Marks marital status for males
Marks marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $63,406
  • Black or African American householders: $36,656
  • Asian householders: $106,148
  • Two or more races householders: $77,842

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 599
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 16
  • 5 to 9: 11
  • 20 to 49: 2
  • Mobile homes: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,519


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Marks:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marks
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.6%)
  • Electricity (13.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (89.9%)
  • Electricity (9.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 58
Here:

22.7%
Mississippi:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 20
Here:

22.7%
Mississippi:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

9.7%
Mississippi:

12.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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