Marin City, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Marin City, California - Basic Facts

The Marin City Census Designated Place had a population of 2,709 as of July 1, 2016. Marin City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Marin City is located at latitude 37.8712 and longitude -122.5137 in Marin County. The formal boundaries for the Marin City Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marin County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 26 feet.

The Marin City Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628816) 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.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Marin City Census Designated Place is located within Southeast Marin CCD of Marin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Marin City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Marin City, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,709
Population in Households 2,708
Population in Familes 2,013
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 5,048
Diversity Index2 78


Total Households 1,199
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 706
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,315 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 340 (25.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 860 (65.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 116 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $602,041
Average Home Value $673,529


Median Household Income $54,848
Average Household Income $80,813
Per Capita Income $32,545
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% 0.45%
Households 0.03% 0.35%
Families 1.21% 0.34%
Median Household Income   4.29%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Marin City, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marin City to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 811 47th
Population Density1 # 232 85th
Diversity Index2 # 431 72nd
Median Household Income # 758 50th
Per Capita Income # 528 65th

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