Marion SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8

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Marion, North Carolina Info Snack

Marion is a city in McDowell County, North Carolina, United States. It is the county seat of McDowell County. Founded in 1844, the city was named in honor of Brigadier General Francis Marion, the American Revolutionary War Hero whose talent in guerrilla warfare earned him the name ?Swamp Fox?. Marion's Main Street Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The population was 7,838 at the 2010 Census.
Population
7,752
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
20.7%
Median Home
$89,400
Median Income
$34,308
Median Rent
$595

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Map Of Marion, NC

Population over time in Marion

Year Population % Change
2017 7,752 -1.5%
2016 7,873 -0.5%
2015 7,914 -0.4%
2014 7,948 -0.2%
2013 7,962 -0.4%
2012 7,997 0.3%
2011 7,973 -1.1%
2010 8,062 -

Crime in Marion Per 100k

Crime Marion NC USA
Violent Crime 434.8 363.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 38.4 91.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 396.5 240.5 248.9
Property Crime 8057.3 2545.3 2362.0
Burglary 2813.7 630.6 430.4
Larceny 4796.0 1760.9 1694.0
Car Theft 447.6 153.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Marion

White
68.6% (5,318)
African American
8.4% (649)
American Indian
1.5% (113)
Asian
0.6% (47)
Hawaiian
0.2% (13)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (139)
Hispanic
19.0% (1,473)
Race Marion NC USA
White 68.6% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 8.4% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 19.0% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Marion, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.0% (108,528)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (47,287)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.2% (125,582)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (115,504)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.8% (161,241)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (121,706)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (60,465)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.1% (24,031)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (10,077)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Marion NC USA
Less than $10,000 14.0% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.2% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.8% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.1% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Marion

Female
43.8% (3,394)
Male
56.2% (4,357)
Gender Marion NC USA
Female 43.8% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 56.2% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.3% (796)
9-12th Grade
14.3% (1,112)
High School / GED
33.7% (2,615)
Some College
17.7% (1,371)
Associate's Degree
10.1% (779)
Bachelor's Degree
10.3% (796)
Master's Degree
2.9% (224)
Professional Degree
0.7% (56)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Marion NC USA
< 9th Grade 10.3% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.3% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.7% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 17.7% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.1% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.3% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.9% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.3% 1.4%

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