Introduction to Marysville, Michigan

Marysville, Michigan is 35 miles NE of St. Clair Shores, Michigan (center to center) and 49 miles NE of Detroit, Michigan. Situated in St Clair County, the population of the city is 9,684.

Marysville History

Marysville is said to have been named after Mary Mills, the wife of a local sawmill owner. Though St. Clair County was not founded until 1820, the first explorers arrived in 1679. It was first explored by Rene Robert Cavelier and Sieur de La Salle, who named the county after Lake St. Clair and because of the fact that they had arrived on the feast day of Saint Clair of Assisi.

Marysville and Nearby Attractions

  • Fox Theater Building
  • Pewabic Pottery
  • Detroit Zoo
  • Morton Skate Park
  • Marysville Historical Museum

Things To Do In Marysville

Marysville has no dearth of recreational opportunities for visitors. One popular place to visit is the Glacier Pointe Ice Complex. Lakeport State Park and Algonac Park offer visitors outdoor recreational opportunities, and for those interested in history various museums such as the Saint Clair Historical Museum and the Thomas Edison Depot Museum are nearby. Marysville Golf Course provides opportunity to play golf.

Marysville Transportation

Oakland County International Airport is the nearest major airport.

Marysville Higher Education

The colleges near Marysville include St. Clair County Community College, Macomb Community College, University of Phoenix-Detroit Campus and Oakland University.


Total Population 9,842
Male Share of the Population 48.6%
Female Share of the Population 51.4%
Senior Citizens 18.5%
Employed Population 16+ 4,431
Age of the Population 43


% of people married 53.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.4%
Median Earnings25+ $40,506
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,222
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,161


Median Family Income $68,299
% Above Poverty Level 90.8%
% Below Poverty Level 9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.3%


People Living Alone 30.3%
Median Gross Rent $702
Median House Value $115,600


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11%
US/American 0.2%
English 12.8%
Irish 13.1%

Marysville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles NE of St. Clair Shores, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles NE of Detroit, Michigan
County St Clair
Standard Zip Codes 48040
Phone Area Codes 810
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.912
Longitude -82.486

Marysville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance 6.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 30 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 63 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 60 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Distance 38.6 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 29 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 29.2 inches
Distance 42.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 30.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Emmett 323 $63,750
Marine City 4,193 $52,857
New Baltimore 12,144 $94,677
Port Huron 29,534 $40,381
Richmond 5,806 $59,313
St. Clair 5,428 $62,888
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Student/teacher ratio: 20.6

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