Marion: County seat of Perry County, Alabama
Marion is a city located in the county of Perry in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,686 and a population density of 134 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,049 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Marion
|Population :||3,049 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Alabama (United States)|
|County :||Perry County|
|Different from :||Marion County|
|Postal code :||36756|
|Phone Area Codes :||334|
|Area :||27.61 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.88%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.12%|
|Altitude :||374 feet / 114 meters|
|Capital city :||Marion is capital of Perry County|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||14:08:22 (27th September 2023)|
|Density :||110 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-20.89% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||85℉ Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather|
Marion is located at 32°37'56"N 87°19'9"W (32.6323500, -87.3191700).
Marion forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 85, with temperatures falling to around 80 in the afternoon. East wind 0 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more
- Official Website
Official website of Marion
According to census records, the population of Marion decreased by 20.89% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||8,923|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||10,575|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||-15.6%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||8,511|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||10,591|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||5.7%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||20.9%|
|People over 65 (%) :||20.1%|
|Female persons, % :||53.5%|
|White only, percent :||30.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||67.9%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||0.3%|
|Asians alone % :||0.6%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||0.1%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||0.8%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||1.6%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||29.1%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||405|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||2.1%|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||4,750|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||4,750|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||71.9%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$65,000|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$980|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$329|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$507|
|2015-2019 Households :||3,070|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.76|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||92.6%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||1.3%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||59.7%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||53.9%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||82.8%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||22.8%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||15.2%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||12.1%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||37.8%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||41.2%|
|Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) :||7,107|
|Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) :||165,951|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||34,746|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$3,413|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||25.7|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$23,447|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$15,055|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||33.9%|
|Total number of employer establishments, 2019 :||111|
|2019 total employment :||1,536|
|2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) :||49,484|
|Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 :||1.1%|
|2018 total non-employer establishments :||481|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||578|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||333|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||196|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||342|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||221|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||70|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||470|
|2010 population per square mile :||14.7|
|2010 land area in square miles :||719.66|
Other Places in Marion
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People born in Marion (16)
People born in Marion, including author, activist, and civil rights leader; wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott King, jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist, bandleader, composer, and arranger Hal Kemp, author, activist, and educator Edythe Scott Bagley, .
- Jimmie Lee Jackson (American civil rights activist) he was born in 16/12/1938
- Margaret Lea Houston (First Lady of the Republic/State of Texas) she was born in 11/04/1819
- TJ Goree (Confederate Army officer) he was born in 14/11/1835
- Willie McClung (American football player (1930-2002)) he was born in 09/05/1930
- C.H.J. Taylor (American journalist) he was born in 01/01/1857
- Walthall M. Moore (Missouri politician) he was born in 01/05/1886
- Lee Cooke (American politician and businessman) he was born in 12/07/1944
- Bryant Melton (American politician) he was born in 09/05/1940
- Oscar J. Underwood, Jr he was born in 18/08/1949
- John Trotwood Moore (American journalist, writer and local historian) he was born in 01/01/1858
- Albert Turner (American civil rights activist) he was born in 29/02/1936
- Andrew Billingsley (American sociologist, author, lecturer, college professor, and the 10th President of Morgan State University) he was born in 20/03/1926
- Jean Childs Young (American educator and advocate for equal access to education) she was born in 01/07/1933
Schools in Marion
College & universities near Marion, AL
|102058||Selma University||Selma (AL)||36701|
Amtrak & bus stations near Marion, AL
|MAA||Marion, AL||26400 Alabama Highway 14||BUS|
|SLA||Selma, AL||434 Broad Street||BUS|
|BRR||Brent, AL||10393 Alabama Highway 5||BUS|
|TCL||Tuscaloosa||2105 Greensboro Ave||RAIL|
|CMD||Camden, AL||8 Claiborne Street \r\n8 Claiborne Street \r\n||BUS|
Post offices near Marion
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Marion Post Office||Marion (AL)||36756|
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Other cities in Perry County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Perry County , AL.
|Uniontown||2,150||Town in Perry County, Alabama, United States|
|Perryville||1,460||City in Perry County, Arkansas|
Distance to Other Cities
Marion distances to largest Alabama cities