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Marshall, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Marshall had a population of 14,180 as of July 1, 2018. Marshall ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Marshall is located at latitude 44.4485 and longitude -95.7899 in Lyon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Marshall (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Lyon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,161 feet.

The City of Marshall (GNIS ID: 2395022) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Marshall: City of Marshall.

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Marshall, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,180
Population in Households 13,285
Population in Familes 9,348
Population in Group Qrtrs 895
Population Density2 1,362
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $47,469
Average Household Income $66,561
Per Capita Income $26,715


Total Housing Units 5,896 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,135 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,464 (41.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 297 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $172,419
Average Home Value $188,026


Total Households 5,599
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,083
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.42% 0.43%
Households 0.43% 0.43%
Families 0.34% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Marshall, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marshall to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 75 92nd
Population Density # 170 81st
Diversity Index # 91 90th
Median Household Income # 694 23rd
Per Capita Income # 652 28th

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