Marksville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,1558991
Median age33.836.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English83%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Marksville, LA has a population of 5,560 and is the 6,037th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,155 per sq mi which is 1202% higher than the Louisiana average and 1175% higher than the national average. The median age in Marksville is 34 which is approximately 7% lower than the Louisiana average of 36. In Marksville, 47% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 91% of Marksville residents were born in Louisiana, 7% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Marksville is 1202% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Marksville is 7% lower than Louisiana.
  • In Marksville 54.33% of the population is White.
  • In Marksville 38.99% of the population is African American.
  • In Marksville 2.12% of the population is Asian.

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Marksville population breakdown by race

African American38.99%32.16%12.63%
American Indian2.59%0.57%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.73%1.83%3.06%
Other race0.23%1.09%4.75%
In Marksville, 0.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Marksville, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).