Marion Perry County, Alabama

Marion: County seat of Perry County, Alabama

About

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.

Marion Quick Facts

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 : 06:40:39 (28th November 2021)
Density : 110 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -20.89% (2010-2020)
Marion locator map
Location of Marion on Alabama map.
Old Marion City Hall image
Old Marion City Hall
Old Marion City Hall image

Geography

Marion is located at 32°37'56"N 87°19'9"W (32.6323500, -87.3191700).

Marion map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Marion decreased by 20.89% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1900 1,698 -
1940 2,382 28.72%
2010 3,686 35.38% census
2011 3,644 -1.15% estimation process
2012 3,564 -2.24% estimation process
2013 3,513 -1.45% estimation process
2014 3,461 -1.5% estimation process
2015 3,418 -1.26% estimation process
2016 3,363 -1.64% estimation process
2017 3,301 -1.88% estimation process
2018 3,172 -4.07% estimation process
2019 3,123 -1.57% estimation process
2020 3,049 -2.43% estimation process

Marion zip code is 36756. County name: Perry, County fips: 01105

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Local Places in Marion

1 Marion City Hall
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Marion City Hall

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, you can see a list of people who born in Marion.

  • 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

Code Name City ZIP
102058 Selma University Selma (AL) 36701

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Marion, AL

Code Name Address Type
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.

City Name Population Title
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