Marion Edwards County, Illinois

Marion: City in and the county seat of Williamson County, Illinois, United States

About

Marion is a city located in the county of Edwards in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,193 and a population density of 398 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,417 inhabitants.

The city was created 182 years ago in 1839.

Marion Quick Facts

Population : 17,417 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Edwards County
Different from : Marion County
Postal code : 62959
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 43.23 km2
Altitude : 518 feet / 158 meters
Capital city : Marion is capital of Williamson County
Establishment : August 08, 1839 (182 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:38:44 (28th November 2021)
Density : 403 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.29% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Marion is located at 38°33'4"N 88°6'30"W (38.5511600, -88.1083700).

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Demographics

The population of Marion increased by 1.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,193 - census
2011 17,330 0.79% estimation process
2012 17,344 0.08% estimation process
2013 17,744 2.25% estimation process
2014 17,735 -0.05% estimation process
2015 17,601 -0.76% estimation process
2016 17,650 0.28% estimation process
2017 17,575 -0.43% estimation process
2018 17,592 0.1% estimation process
2019 17,510 -0.47% estimation process
2020 17,417 -0.53% estimation process

Marion zip code is 62959. County name: Williamson, County fips: 17199

Local Places in Marion

1 City Of Marion Illinois
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City Of Marion Illinois
2 Marion City Clerk's Office

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Marion City Clerk's Office

People born in Marion (17)

People born in Marion, including baseball player Ray Fosse, baseball player Babe Borton, Exploration Geologist Conrad Allen, you can see a list of people who born in Marion.

  • Dolph Stanley (American football and basketball coach, college athletics administrator) he was born in 23/01/1905
  • Edward E. Denison (American politician) he was born in 28/08/1873
  • George Evan Howell (American politician) he was born in 21/09/1905
  • Martin K. Davis (Union Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 12/03/1843
  • Matthew F. Kennelly (American judge) he was born in 06/10/1956
  • Phillip McGilton (American racing driver) he was born in 06/10/1978
  • Richard G. Wilson (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient (1931-1950)) he was born in 19/08/1931
  • Robert L. Butler (American mayor) he was born in 23/01/1927
  • Cory Bailey (American baseball player) he was born in 24/01/1971
  • Erich Wilbrecht (American biathlete) he was born in 01/01/1961
  • Bob Casey (Jazz musician) he was born in 11/02/1909
  • Robert Duncan (American World War II flying ace) he was born in 20/12/1920
  • Evelyn J. Rex (American academic) she was born in 31/03/1923
  • Cody Renee Cameron (American actress, model, singer and stunt performer) she was born in 02/12/1988

Schools in Marion

College & universities near Marion, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145707 Olney Central College Olney (IL) 62450

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Marion, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Marion

Post Office Name City ZIP
Parkersburg Post Office Parkersburg (IL) 62452

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  • Marion , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 1,269 people.
  • Marion , Michigan village in Michigan, United States with a population of 780 people.
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Other cities in Edwards County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Edwards County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Albion 1,889 City in and county seat of Edwards County, Illinois
Bennington 1,476 Unincorporated community in Illinois
West Salem 844 Village in the United States
Bone Gap 232 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Browns 128 Village in Edwards County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Marion distances to largest Illinois cities