Marion County, Arkansas

Marion County: County in Arkansas, United States


Marion County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,653 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 16,790 inhabitants. Its county seat is Yellville. The county was created 186 years ago in 1836.

Quick Facts about Marion County

Population : 16,790 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
Different from : Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County, Marion County
Area : 1658 km2
Water as percent of area : 6.8%
Land as percent of area : 93.2%
Named for : Francis Marion
Capital : Yellville
Establishment : September 09, 1836
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:00:39 (29th March 2023)
Density : 10 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.82% (2010-2020)
Marion County locator map
Location of Marion County on Arkansas map.
Yellville  AR 001 image
Yellville AR 001
Yellville  AR 001 image


Marion County is located at 36°16'6"N 92°41'3"W (36.2683500, -92.6842200). It has 5 neighbors: Baxter County, Boone County, Searcy County, Ozark County and Taney County.

Marion County map

The largest city of Marion County is Bull Shoals with a population of 1,952. Other cities include, Flippin population 1,316, Yellville population 1,154, Summit population 589 and Pyatt population 234. See all Marion County cities & populated places.

Marion County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marion County.

City Name Population Title
Bull Shoals 1,952 City in Arkansas, USA
Flippin 1,316 City in Arkansas, USA
Yellville 1,154 City in Arkansas, USA
Summit 589 City in Arkansas, USA
Pyatt 234 Human settlement in Marion County, Arkansas, United States of America

Marion County has 5 neighbours.


The population of Marion County increased by 0.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,653 - census
2011 16,671 0.11% estimation process
2012 16,621 -0.3% estimation process
2013 16,444 -1.08% estimation process
2014 16,423 -0.13% estimation process
2015 16,215 -1.28% estimation process
2016 16,376 0.98% estimation process
2017 16,429 0.32% estimation process
2018 16,665 1.42% estimation process
2019 16,694 0.17% estimation process
2020 16,790 0.57% estimation process

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People born in Marion County (1)

American boxer John Tate was born in Marion County

Other places with the same name (17)

Arkansas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Pulaski County 392,980 County in Arkansas, United States
Benton County 288,774 County in Arkansas, United States
New Caledonia 287,800 Unincorporated community in Arkansas, United States
Washington County 243,216 County in Arkansas, United States
Little Rock 197,866 Capital and largest city of Arkansas
Sebastian County 127,590 County in Arkansas, United States
Faulkner County 126,919 County in Arkansas, United States
Saline County 123,968 County in Arkansas, United States
Craighead County 112,245 County in Arkansas, United States
Garland County 99,789 County in Arkansas, United States
Fayetteville 89,576 County seat of Washington County, Arkansas, United States
Fort Smith 87,764 City in Arkansas, USA
Springdale 81,115 City in Arkansas, United States
Jonesboro 79,859 County seat city in Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
White County 78,729 County in Arkansas, United States
Lonoke County 73,921 County in Arkansas, United States