Marks Creek

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  1. Marks Creek Legal Resources
  2. Marks Creek Statistics
  3. Marks Creek Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Marks Creek Employment Information
  5. Marks Creek Family Information
  6. Marks Creek Education Information
  7. Marks Creek Public Benefits Information
  8. Marks Creek Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Marks Creek Legal Resources

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Marks Creek Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 18,951
  • Land Area (2000): 349.826 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.686 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 7,357

Marks Creek Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 6,391 33.58%
 Rural, Farm 270 1.42%
 Rural, Non-farm 12,373 65.00%

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Marks Creek Employment Information

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Marks Creek Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 858 17.46%
2. Public Administration 263 5.35%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 225 4.58%
4. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 207 4.21%
5. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 171 3.48%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 164 3.34%
7. Repair and Maintenance 145 2.95%
8. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 142 2.89%
9. Truck Transportation 142 2.89%
10. Metal Manufactuing 138 2.81%
11. Health Care 124 2.52%
12. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 121 2.46%
13. Educational Services 121 2.46%
14. Utilities 110 2.24%
15. Accommodation and Food Services 104 2.12%
16. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 88 1.79%
17. Paper Manufacturing 88 1.79%
18. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 83 1.69%
19. Finance and Insurance 83 1.69%
20. Other Transportation 82 1.67%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 785 16.74%
2. Educational Services 528 11.26%
3. Public Administration 329 7.01%
4. Finance and Insurance 272 5.80%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 247 5.27%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 242 5.16%
7. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 188 4.01%
8. Social Assistance 185 3.94%
9. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 138 2.94%
10. Construction 138 2.94%
11. Apparel Manufacturing 126 2.69%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 114 2.43%
13. Department and Other General Stores 112 2.39%
14. Personal and Laundry Services 94 2.00%
15. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 71 1.51%
16. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 65 1.39%
17. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 58 1.24%
18. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 57 1.22%
19. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 55 1.17%
20. Utilities 52 1.11%

Marks Creek Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Installation / Maintenance 394 8.02%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 376 7.65%
3. Other Production Occupations 276 5.62%
4. Vehicle Mechanics 170 3.46%
5. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 166 3.38%
6. Carpenters 157 3.19%
7. Other Management Occupations 154 3.13%
8. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 152 3.09%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 141 2.87%
10. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 138 2.81%
11. Other Construction Trades 133 2.71%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 130 2.65%
13. Computer Specialists 127 2.58%
14. Electricians 123 2.50%
15. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 122 2.48%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 117 2.38%
17. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 115 2.34%
18. Law Enforcement Workers 114 2.32%
19. Construction Laborers 111 2.26%
20. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 111 2.26%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 291 6.20%
2. Other Production Occupations 263 5.61%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 257 5.48%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 252 5.37%
5. Registered Nurses 210 4.48%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 163 3.48%
7. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 159 3.39%
8. Health Technologists and Technicians 158 3.37%
9. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 152 3.24%
10. Other Management Occupations 144 3.07%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 135 2.88%
12. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 133 2.84%
13. Other Sales and Related Occupations 130 2.77%
14. Cashiers 114 2.43%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 109 2.32%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 107 2.28%
17. Computer Specialists 99 2.11%
18. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 98 2.09%
19. Assemblers and Fabricators 90 1.92%
20. Customer Service Representatives 88 1.88%

Marks Creek Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 8,918 62.96%
15-35 hours 1,357 9.58%
1-14 hours 342 2.41%
No regular hours 3,548 25.05%

Marks Creek Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 226 2.45%
5 AM-5:29 AM 251 2.72%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 362 3.92%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,317 14.25%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,295 14.01%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,832 19.82%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,135 12.28%
8 AM-8:29 AM 854 9.24%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 375 4.06%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 207 2.24%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 125 1.35%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 53 0.57%
Noon-3:59 PM 488 5.28%
4 PM-11:59 PM 722 7.81%

Marks Creek Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 194 2.10%
5-9 578 6.25%
10-14 1,238 13.40%
15-19 1,118 12.10%
20-24 1,025 11.09%
25-29 596 6.45%
30-34 1,778 19.24%
35-39 345 3.73%
40-44 501 5.42%
45-59 1,024 11.08%
60-89 625 6.76%
At least 90 220 2.38%

Marks Creek Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 19 0.21% 4,730 51.18%
30-44 0 0.00% 2,624 28.39%
45-59 0 0.00% 1,024 11.08%
At least 60 6 0.06% 839 9.08%

Marks Creek Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,457 15.44%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,538 79.89%
 Motorcycle 9 0.10%
 Other 103 1.09%
 Public transportation 25 0.26%
 Walked 110 1.17%
 Worked at home 193 2.05%

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Marks Creek Family Information

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Households (2000): 6,854 (18,758 people)
Families (2000): 5,348 (16,568 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,444
People at same address in 1995: 9,894

Marks Creek Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 541 7.89%
$10,000-$14,999 385 5.62%
$15,000-$19,999 375 5.47%
$20,000-$24,999 383 5.59%
$25,000-$29,999 569 8.30%
$30,000-$34,999 446 6.51%
$35,000-$39,999 417 6.08%
$40,000-$44,999 460 6.71%
$45,000-$49,999 449 6.55%
$50,000-$59,999 764 11.15%
$60,000-$74,999 862 12.58%
$75,000-$99,999 726 10.59%
$100,000-$124,999 298 4.35%
$125,000-$149,999 92 1.34%
$150,000-$199,999 39 0.57%
$200,000 or more 48 0.70%

Marks Creek Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,267 18.57%
 Family, 2 people 1,956 28.67%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 265 3.88%
 Family, 3 people 1,385 20.30%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 29 0.43%
 Family, 4 people 1,221 17.90%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 19 0.28%
 Family, 5 people 440 6.45%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 5 0.07%
 Family, 6 people 160 2.35%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 72 1.06%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Marks Creek Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 6,034 33.69%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,593 8.89%
Public Assistance 167 0.93%
Retirement 842 4.70%
Self Employment 914 5.10%
Social Security 1,371 7.65%
Supplemental Security 317 1.77%
Wage / Salary 5,799 32.37%
Other 876 4.89%

Marks Creek Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,006 48.63%
 With children under 18 2,119 51.37%

Marks Creek Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 535 7.70%
 Married 4,637 66.71%
 Never Married 1,666 23.97%
 Widowed 113 1.63%

Marks Creek Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 781 10.38%
 Married 4,774 63.47%
 Never Married 1,466 19.49%
 Widowed 501 6.66%

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Marks Creek Education Information

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Marks Creek Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 950 6.97%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,112 15.50%
 High school diploma or equivalent 4,753 34.89%
 Some college, no degree 2,896 21.26%
 Associate degree 1,077 7.91%
 Bachelors degree 1,393 10.23%
 Graduate or professional degree 442 3.24%

Marks Creek Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 202 1.07% 191 1.01% 393 2.07%
Kindergarten 284 1.50% 42 0.22% 326 1.72%
Grades 1-4 1,289 6.80% 60 0.32% 1,349 7.12%
Grades 5-8 1,060 5.59% 82 0.43% 1,142 6.03%
Grades 9-12 1,044 5.51% 33 0.17% 1,077 5.68%
Undergrad college 456 2.41% 209 1.10% 665 3.51%
Graduate or professional school 51 0.27% 1 0.01% 52 0.27%
Total 4,386 23.14% 618 3.26% 5,004 26.40%

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Marks Creek Public Benefits Information

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Marks Creek Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 16,880 90.26%
 Below Poverty Level 1,822 9.74%

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Marks Creek Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Marks Creek Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,013 15.90%
10-19 Years 2,866 15.12%
20-29 Years 2,388 12.60%
30-39 Years 3,359 17.72%
40-49 Years 3,211 16.94%
50-59 Years 2,025 10.69%
60-69 Years 1,109 5.85%
70-79 Years 654 3.45%
80-89 Years 282 1.49%
90+ Years 44 0.23%

Marks Creek Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 9,333 49.25%
 Female 9,618 50.75%

Marks Creek Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 12,602 66.50%
 African-American 4,931 26.02%
 Hispanic/Latino 728 3.84%
 Amerindian 311 1.64%
 Multiracial 242 1.28%
 Asian 114 0.60%
 Other Race 23 0.12%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Marks Creek Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 2,796 27.94%
2. English 1,867 18.66%
3. German 1,251 12.50%
4. Irish 1,195 11.94%
5. Scotch Irish 639 6.39%
6. Italian 426 4.26%
7. Scottish 414 4.14%
8. French Non-Basque 232 2.32%
9. Polish 150 1.50%
10. African 137 1.37%

Marks Creek Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 16,579 94.24%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 755 4.29%
3. German 91 0.52%
4. French 58 0.33%
5. Chinese 28 0.16%
6. African 19 0.11%
7. Korean 17 0.10%
8. Arabic 12 0.07%
9. Polish 8 0.05%
10. Vietnamese 7 0.04%

Marks Creek Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 18,512 97.26%
 Naturalized immigrant 209 1.10%
 Not a citizen 313 1.64%

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Marks Creek Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.