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Welcome to Marvin ...

The town of Marvin is located in Grant County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Marvin has a population of 32 people<1> (see below for details).

Marvin is 1,640 feet [500 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Marvin lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Marvin: (605)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marvin had a population of 34 people. This makes Marvin the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 34 people, the population of Marvin decreased 48.48% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 66 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Marvin had an population of 32 people. This is a decrease of 5.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 51.52% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Marvin.

Communities near Marvin ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Marvin and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Corona   [Map]   109   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hartford Beach   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Milbank   [Map]   3,203   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Peever   [Map]   168   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Shore   [Map]   226   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Spring Grove   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Marvin.

Communities Also Named Marvin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Marvin - they are located in Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Marvin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Marvin. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Marvin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marvin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Marvin:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marvin ...

Looking for more information about Marvin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Marvin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Marvin.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Marvin. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
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Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Marvin. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Marvin.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marvin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Marvin. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Marvin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marvin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marvin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marvin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2613, Longitude: -96.9125     [Map].

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Marvin.