Marathon, Texas 

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Population

493

+8.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$44,375

Median Home Price

$140,600

United States / Texas / No Metro Area / Brewster County / Marathon / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Marathon, Texas

October, September and April are the most pleasant months in Marathon, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Marathon
 $159,000 
109 S Lee St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 1958 SqFt
 $169,000 
115 Lee St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1260 SqFt
 $263,000 
401 Airport Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1952 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Texas
County: Brewster County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Marathon
Zip Codes: 79842


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Marathon is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Marathon jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Marathon's cost of living is 18.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Marathon's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, September and April are the most pleasant months in Marathon, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Brewster county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Marathon's population is 493 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Marathon is $140,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Marathon public schools spend $27,100 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 3.9 students per teacher in Marathon. More Education


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Housing Market in Marathon

It's a good time to buy in Marathon. Home Appreciation is up 5.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Marathon Real Estate

The median home price in Marathon is $140,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Marathon   1 Reviews
Nothing in Marathon - 9/24/2009
First comment on here. For a "town" or whatever this place is that's supposed to be the "Gateway to Big Bend National Park" there is absolutely nothing here. We're... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN MARATHON, TEXAS
79842

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NEW LISTINGS IN MARATHON
$159,000
109 S Lee St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$169,000
115 Lee St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$263,000
401 Airport Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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