Marksville is located close to the center of Louisiana. Marksville is between the Avoyelles, Rapides county. Marksville has 4.82 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Marksville population is 5,635, which has grown 1.77% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Marksville median household income is $24,092 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 16.11% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Marksville median house value is $120,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 108.81% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 65.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Marksville is worse than the state average in quality. The Marksville area code is 318.