Marvin, North Carolina

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Marvin, North Carolina

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High Points

Marvin strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):

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Top 2% trophy Marvin College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
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Top 2% trophy Marvin Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
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Top 3% trophy Marvin Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Marvin, North Carolina

Comparing Marvin to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Racial Diversity 6 2
Well-Paid Single Women 6 5
Age of the Population 4 4
Female Share of the Population 2 1
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 2 2
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Marvin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 16 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Union
Metro Area Charlotte - Gastonia - Rock Hill
Standard Zip Codes 28173
Phone Area Codes 704
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.991
Longitude -80.815

Marvin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 52 F
Apr Temp 49 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Station MONROE 4 SE
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 48.7 inches
Station KERSHAW 2 SW
Distance 35.1 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 46 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
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Marvin Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,039 100%
Male 526 50.6%
Female 513 49.4%
Under 18 349 33.6%
18+ 690 66.4%
65+ 53 5.1%
Median Age 36.6
Average Family Size 3.3
White 1,013 97.5%
African-American 18 1.7%
Asian 6 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 11 1.1%

Estimated Marvin Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,358
Growth 319
Growth % 30.7%

Marvin Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 16.4%
German 12.2%
Scotch-Irish 11%
US/American 10.5%
Italian 7%
Irish 6.9%
Scottish 6.1%
British 4.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.3%
Polish 3.1%
Norwegian 3%
European 2.1%
Danish 1.7%
Jordanian 1.4%
Dutch 1.2%
Swedish 1.1%
Jamaican 0.9%
Northern European 0.8%
Austrian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Canadian 0.7%
Hungarian 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Welsh 0.3%
Basque 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Portuguese 0.3%
Palestinian 0.2%
French Canadian 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Marvin 1,039 $100,904
Mineral Springs 1,370 $44,531
Pineville 3,449 $45,500
Stallings 3,189 $54,526
Waxhaw 2,625 $58,750
Weddington 6,696 $102,120
Wesley Chapel 2,549 $73,000
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