Marion County , Mississippi

Marion County: County in Mississippi, United States

About

Marion County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 27,088 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 24,441 inhabitants. Its county seat is Columbia. The county was created 210 years ago in 1810.

Marion County Quick Facts

Population : 24,441 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (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 : 1421 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Named for : Francis Marion
Capital : Columbia
Establishment : January 01, 1811
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:32:03 (1st December 2021)
Density : 17 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.83% (2010-2020)
Marion County locator map
Location of Marion County on Mississippi map.
Map of Mississippi highlighting Marion County locator map image
Map of Mississippi highlighting Marion County
Map of Mississippi highlighting Marion County locator map image

Geography

Marion County is located at 31°13'51"N 89°49'21"W (31.2308200, -89.8224400). It has 6 neighbors: Washington Parish, Jefferson Davis County, Lamar County, Lawrence County, Pearl River County and Walthall County.

Marion County map

The largest city of Marion County is Holly Springs with a population of 7,684. Other cities include and Columbia population 5,850. See all Marion County cities & populated places.

Marion County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Holly Springs 7,684 City in and county seat of Marshall County, Mississippi, United States
Columbia 5,850 City in Mississippi, United States

Marion County has 6 neighbours.

  • Columbia

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Marion County decreased by 10.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 27,088 - census
2011 26,672 -1.56% estimation process
2012 26,326 -1.31% estimation process
2013 26,055 -1.04% estimation process
2014 25,674 -1.48% estimation process
2015 25,412 -1.03% estimation process
2016 25,106 -1.22% estimation process
2017 25,108 0.01% estimation process
2018 24,752 -1.44% estimation process
2019 24,573 -0.73% estimation process
2020 24,441 -0.54% estimation process

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Local Places in Marion County

People born in Marion County (1)

American physician, educator and suffragist Mary Elizabeth Bass was born in Marion County

Other places with the same name (17)

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