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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B
Marlwood is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 7,816. Marlwood is in Mecklenburg County. Living in Marlwood offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Marlwood there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Marlwood and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Marlwood are above average.
About Marlwood...
Population
7,816

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$116,597
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$993
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$46,522
National
$55,322
Families with Children
34%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    13%
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Marlwood Reviews

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I enjoy the neighbors, and I enjoy the environment of the area.
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I lived here for 19 years before I moved away for four and come back. I love how clean everything is everywhere.
I have been looking for jobs for two months. All I've had is people who waste my time. No serious job offers.