Marion McDowell County, North Carolina

Marion: City in McDowell County, North Carolina, U.S.

About

Marion is a city located in the county of McDowell in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,838 and a population density of 525 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,937 inhabitants.

The city was created 178 years ago in 1843.

Marion Quick Facts

Population : 7,937 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : McDowell County
Phone Area Codes : 828
Area : 14.92 km2
Altitude : 1,404 feet / 428 meters
Capital city : Marion is capital of McDowell County
Establishment : January 01, 1844 (178 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:37:36 (19th May 2022)
Postal code : 28752
Density : 532 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.25% (2010-2020)
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Location of Marion on North Carolina map.
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Geography

Marion is located at 35°41'2"N 82°0'33"W (35.6840100, -82.0092700).

Marion map

Demographics

The population of Marion increased by 1.25% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,838 - census
2011 8,116 3.43% estimation process
2012 8,059 -0.71% estimation process
2013 8,013 -0.57% estimation process
2014 7,962 -0.64% estimation process
2015 7,800 -2.08% estimation process
2016 7,711 -1.15% estimation process
2017 7,841 1.66% estimation process
2018 7,892 0.65% estimation process
2019 7,891 -0.01% estimation process
2020 7,937 0.58% estimation process

Marion zip code is 28752. County name: McDowell, County fips: 37111

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People born in Marion (9)

People born in Marion, including basketball player and coach Roy Williams, basketball player and coach Morris McHone, judge Linda M. McGee, .

List

  • Pres Mull (American football coach) he was born in 28/08/1922
  • Richard Erwin (United States federal judge) he was born in 23/08/1923
  • Robert C. Hunter (American politician) he was born in 14/01/1944
  • Ron Jacobs (American basketball coach) he was born in 27/12/1942
  • Gus Greenlee (Negro league baseball owner) he was born in 26/12/1893
  • Dan Robinson (American politician) he was born in 17/07/1926

Schools in Marion

College & universities near Marion, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198923 McDowell Technical Community College Marion (NC) 28752-8728

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Marion, NC

Code Name Address Type
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL

Post offices near Marion

Post Office Name City ZIP
Marion Post Office Marion (NC) 28752

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Other cities in McDowell County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in McDowell County , NC.

City Name Population Title
West Marion 1,348 Township in McDowell County, North Carolina
Old Fort 924 Human settlement in McDowell County, North Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Marion distances to largest North Carolina cities