Living in Marion, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Marion SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Marion, IL Cost Of Living

88
Marion's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Marion, Illinois Info Snack

Marion is a city in and the county seat of Williamson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 17,193 at the 2010 census. It is part of a dispersed urban area that developed out of the early 20th-century coal fields.
Population
17,646
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
19.7%
Median Home
$117,800
Median Income
$42,789
Median Rent
$713

Marion, IL Photos

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Rankings for Marion in Illinois

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Map Of Marion, IL

Population over time in Marion

Year Population % Change
2017 17,646 -0.7%
2016 17,774 0.4%
2015 17,703 0.7%
2014 17,588 1.4%
2013 17,353 0.4%
2012 17,282 0.5%
2011 17,198 0.6%
2010 17,101 0.6%
2009 17,003 -

Race / Ethnicity in Marion

White
86.0% (15,181)
African American
6.7% (1,174)
American Indian
0.0% (6)
Asian
0.7% (128)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.1% (724)
Hispanic
2.5% (433)
Race Marion IL USA
White 86.0% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 6.7% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Marion, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.6% (151,224)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.0% (194,228)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (187,612)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (224,001)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (215,258)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (291,343)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (209,587)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (214,785)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (43,477)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (33,080)
Income Marion IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.0% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Marion

Female
51.9% (9,152)
Male
48.1% (8,494)
Gender Marion IL USA
Female 51.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (529)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,058)
High School / GED
29.0% (5,117)
Some College
29.0% (5,117)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,764)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,117)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,411)
Professional Degree
2.0% (352)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (176)
Education Marion IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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