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Marathon City is a suburb in the Wausau Metro Area and in the Marathon County. It has a population of 1,331 and a population density of 438, which is 79% above the national average. It has a median age of 46, which is 4 years above the Wausau Metro median age and 8 years above the national average.

Marathon City has a median home value of $202,500, which is 8% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,257 is 41% above the metro average rent and 16% above the national average rent. The average household income in Marathon City is $68,542 , which is 9% above the Metro average household income and 5% above the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Marathon City is 7., making it one of the best places to raise a family in Wausau.

$187,500Median Home Value
$194,989 Wausau Metro Area
$1,257Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
7 /10 - 10 /10
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17 mins To Wausau Metro Area
15 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Marathon City's population is made up of 59% married, 28% single, 7% divorced and 6% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 42%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 19%. Homeowners make up 82% of the population in Marathon City.

165,975 Wausau Metro Area
438Population Density
  • 47% Male
  • 53% Female
44 Median Age
42 Wausau Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Marathon City is $35,029. The Median Household Income is $75,647 and the Marathon City Unemployment Rate is 2%.

$35,029Income Per Capita
$35,507 Wausau Metro Area
$75,647Median Household Income
$66,703 Wausau Metro Area
3% Poverty Rate
8% Wausau Metro Area
2% Unemployment Rate
3% Wausau Metro Area
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$187,500Median Home Value
$194,989 Wausau Metro Area
$1,257Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Wausau Metro Area

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7 /10 - 10 /10
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Marathon City School District
100 Spring Valley Dr, Marathon, WI, 54448
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17 mins
Wausau Metro Area
Commute To
Green Bay, WI
1 hr 49 mins
Madison Area Tech College Reed
2 hr 29 mins
Cornell University Wolpe Ctr
1 hr 31 mins
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