Marks is a city located in Quitman County Mississippi. Marks has a 2020 population of 1,239. It is also the county seat of Quitman County. Marks is currently declining at a rate of -4.62% annually and its population has decreased by -28.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,721 in 2010.
The average household income in Marks is $42,207 with a poverty rate of 22.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Marks is 44 years, 44 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Markswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.81%.
99.53% of Marks residents speak only English, while 0.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Marks is Black, with 25.38% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Marks is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.57%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Marks
99.72% of Marks residents were born in the United States, with 90.12% having been born in Mississippi. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.