Marble, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Marble, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Marble Census Designated Place had a population of 306 as of July 1, 2017. Marble ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Marble is located at latitude 35.177 and longitude -83.9265 in Cherokee County. The formal boundaries for the Marble Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cherokee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,680 feet.

The Marble Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628642) 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.

The Marble Census Designated Place is located within Township of Valleytown, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cherokee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Marble population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Marble, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 306
Daytime Population: Workers 62
Daytime Population: Residents 190
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 252
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 306
Population in Familes 261
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 279
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $33,961
Average Household Income $53,074
Per Capita Income $21,638


Total Housing Units 169 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 101 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (25.4%)
Median Home Value $141,667
Average Home Value $178,960


Total Households 126
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 92
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.66% -0.2%
Households -0.64% -0.32%
Families -0.73% -0.44%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Marble, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marble to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 634 14th
Population Density # 574 22nd
Diversity Index # 679 9th
Median Household Income # 575 22nd
Per Capita Income # 426 42nd

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