Living in Marion, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Marion SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Marion, IA Crime Report

691
Total Crimes
1,769.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.10%
Below National Average

Marion, IA Cost Of Living

95
Marion's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Marion, Iowa Info Snack

Marion is a city in Linn County, Iowa, United States. The population was 26,294 at the 2000 census and was 34,768 at the 2010 census, an increase of 32.2%. The city is located next to Cedar Rapids and part of the Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
38,699
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$161,500
Median Income
$69,496
Median Rent
$658

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Rankings for Marion in Iowa

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Map Of Marion, IA

Population over time in Marion

Year Population % Change
2017 38,699 1.8%
2016 38,014 2.2%
2015 37,198 2.4%
2014 36,311 1.4%
2013 35,809 1.5%
2012 35,289 1.6%
2011 34,750 2.1%
2010 34,041 2.2%
2009 33,293 -
Crime/100k Marion IA USA
Violent Crime 174.1 250.1 368.9
Murder 2.6 1.7 5.0
Robbery 33.3 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 110.1 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 1595.4 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 361.1 352.6 376.0
Larceny 1142.1 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 92.2 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Marion

White
92.3% (35,704)
African American
2.3% (888)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
0.6% (219)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (15)
Two Or More
2.2% (855)
Hispanic
2.6% (1,016)
Race Marion IA USA
White 92.3% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 2.3% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Marion, Iowa

Less than $10,000
2.8% (107,490)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (106,511)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (339,855)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (317,819)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (562,916)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (641,759)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.2% (625,109)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (680,201)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (264,930)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (223,305)
Income Marion IA USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.2% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Marion

Female
51.4% (19,904)
Male
48.6% (18,795)
Gender Marion IA USA
Female 51.4% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (386)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (773)
High School / GED
27.0% (10,448)
Some College
23.0% (8,900)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (4,643)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (9,287)
Master's Degree
9.0% (3,482)
Professional Degree
1.0% (386)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (386)
Education Marion IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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