Marshall has the 3074th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Marshall is part of the Battle Creek metro area. Unemployment in the Battle Creek area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Battle Creek has the 272nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Marshall is below average at $44,510, and the median cost of a home in Marshall is $108,600, which is below the national average. 29% of workers in Marshall hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Marshall. 80% of Marshall workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Marshall spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.