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Marcus, Washington

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Welcome to Marcus ...

The town of Marcus is located on Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake (central Washington state).

Marcus is located in Stevens County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Marcus has a population of 187 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Marcus is 1,390 feet [424 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Marcus lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Marcus is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marcus had a population of 183 people. This makes Marcus the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 183 people, the population of Marcus increased 56.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 117 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Marcus had an population of 187 people. This is an increase of 2.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 59.83% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Marcus ...

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

Community   2016
Paterson (BC)   [Map]   ---   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Addy   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Colville   [Map]   4,788   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Daisy   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Gifford   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Inchelium   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Marcus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Marcus - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, South Dakota and West Virginia.

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

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 Marcus. 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 Marcus. 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 Marcus.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marcus ...

Looking for more information about Marcus? 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.

Looking for more information about Marcus? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Marcus, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Marcus.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Marcus. 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
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Marcus. 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 Marcus.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marcus - 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Marcus. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Marcus) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marcus. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6641, Longitude: -118.0593     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Marcus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Marcus.