Marumsco

Population: 38,815Median home value: $221,800 74 Ranks better than 78% of areas
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A+ Marumsco Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Marumsco Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% higher than Virginia
Marumsco
11616% more expensive than the US average
Virginia
1088% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Marumsco cost of living
B- Marumsco Crime Total crime is 27% higher than Virginia
Total crime
2,5398% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 408% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
Marumsco crime
C- Marumsco Employment Household income is 1% lower than Virginia
Median household income
$65,79919% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$26,48911% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%equal to the US average
Marumsco employment
D+ Marumsco Housing Home value is 11% lower than Virginia
Median home value
$221,80020% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,48356% higher than the US average
Home ownership
51%20% lower than the US average
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B+ Marumsco Schools HS graduation rate is 14% lower than Virginia
High school grad. rates
73%12% lower than the US average
School test scores
70%43% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Marumsco K-12 schools

Living in Marumsco, VA

Marumsco is a medium-sized city located in the state of Virginia. The city has a population of 38,815 inhabitants. Marumsco has a population density of 5,230 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. Marumsco is known to be an ethnically diverse city. The two most common races are White (55%) and Black or African American (26%). Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Marumsco are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 37% of the population also speak Spanish. With an average age of 33 years old, Marumsco could be a great place to live for young adults as this age is well below the national average.

Without the right tools, moving to any new city can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Marumsco, Virginia could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. The best areas in Marumsco and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from crime, cost of living, weather, education, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Virginia and national averages.

With a livability score of 74 out of 100, Marumsco is ranked #6,391 in the United States and #199 in Virginia. If we check out each of the categories on their own, we see that Marumsco ranks well for amenities (A+), crime (B-) and education (B+). There is at least one category that you should be aware of in Marumsco. The following was graded with a disappointing score: cost of living (F).

Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Marumsco has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.

School test scores can be an important metric in deciding if the local area schools can provide a solid educational system for children. The schools in Marumsco have a test score average of 70%, which is well above the US average.

Certain items on your wish list like shopping, restaurants, nightlife and proximity to public transportation are all important factors to search for. Having said that, perhaps the most important metric to consider when contemplating a move to Marumsco is real estate affordability. Median real estate prices in Marumsco come in at $221,800, which is 10.7% lower than the Virginia average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Marumsco, the home price to income ratio is 3.4, which is 10.5% lower than the Virginia average.

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Compare Marumsco, VA Livability To Other Cities

Best Neighborhoods In & Around Marumsco, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Northeast, Alexandria78171,081
Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria7814.9445
Taylor Run, Alexandria7715.86,851
Southwest Wuadrant, Alexandria7615.63,148
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria761426,628
Old Town North, Alexandria7617.11,477
Eisenhower East, Alexandria7615.24,292
Seminary Hill, Alexandria7614.922,478

Best Cities Near Marumsco, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Occoquan, VA863947
Countryside, VA8329.910,472
Fair Oaks, VA8316.733,478
Merrifield, VA8316.317,000
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Cascades, VA8229.312,205
Neabsco, VA823.417,038
Friendship Heights Village, MD8224.34,730
Arlington, VA8218.7226,092
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I've been living in Marumsco for a while now and really enjoy it so far. You're right across the river from the city so there are lots of opportunities for college and work, especially if you want to start a career in politics or government. The proximity of Washington makes the real estate prices pretty high though.

Getting around the city can be a little stressful because of how busy it can be, but if you take a bicycle to work or walk, it's not bad. The summers can be pretty hot, but Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge is one of the best places in Marumsco and is a great place to visit when the weather is nice.

There's certainly enough to do in the city to keep you busy and entertained when you're not working. There are plenty of places to grab a coffee or a bite to eat, plus a bit shopping center, so the city has everything you'll need.
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