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Marlin, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Marlin Census Designated Place had a population of 719 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Marlin is located at latitude 40.6858 and longitude -76.2423 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Marlin Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 732 feet.

The Marlin Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390123) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Marlin Census Designated Place is located within Township of Norwegian, a minor civil division (MCD) of Schuylkill County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Marlin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Marlin, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 719
Daytime Population: Workers 89
Daytime Population: Residents 425
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 514
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 719
Population in Familes 601
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 793
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $47,868
Average Household Income $62,252
Per Capita Income $26,634


Total Housing Units 327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 235 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 80 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 3.7%)
Median Home Value $147,115
Average Home Value $184,806


Total Households 315
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 213
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.17% 0.28%
Households 1.15% 0.25%
Families 1.96% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.72%

Marlin, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marlin to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1131 36th
Population Density # 1176 33rd
Diversity Index # 1064 39th
Median Household Income # 1070 39th
Per Capita Income # 831 53rd

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