Marshall County Population Drops

The Marshall County population according to U-S Census Bureau figures dropped slightly over a years time. The number indicates a population loss of 0.2%. The estimated population was 40-thousand-746, the trend had been upward in recent years. The Latino/Latina population went up 2% over a years time and now represents nearly 20% of the county populace. The foreign born population is 7% higher than the state average. The older population is up slightly over a years time, it takes 17 minutes to get to work in Marshall County, it is estimated that 13% of the population is at poverty level.