Marion SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Marion, SC Photos

Marion, South Carolina Info Snack

Marion is a city in Marion County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 6,711 at the 2016 census. It is the county seat of Marion County. It is named for Francis Marion, a Brigadier General from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War.
Population
6,590
Unemployment
18.4%
Poverty
36.3%
Median Home
$111,500
Median Income
$31,725
Median Rent
$517

Rankings for Marion in South Carolina

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Map Of Marion, SC

Population over time in Marion

Year Population % Change
2017 6,590 -2.5%
2016 6,756 -0.5%
2015 6,793 -0.6%
2014 6,833 -0.6%
2013 6,877 -0.7%
2012 6,924 -0.4%
2011 6,953 -0.2%
2010 6,970 -

Crime in Marion Per 100k

Crime Marion SC USA
Violent Crime 703.9 506.2 382.9
Murder 30.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 329.5 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 269.6 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 9046.0 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 2171.6 623.1 430.4
Larceny 6320.2 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 554.1 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Marion

White
19.5% (1,284)
African American
78.1% (5,150)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.2% (147)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Marion SC USA
White 19.5% 63.8% 61.5%
African American 78.1% 27.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.0% 5.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Marion, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
23.8% (156,842)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (61,946)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (71,172)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (77,762)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (92,260)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (100,168)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.1% (46,789)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.7% (30,973)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (15,156)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (5,272)
Income Marion SC USA
Less than $10,000 23.8% 8.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 11.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 18.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.7% 11.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Marion

Female
55.4% (3,650)
Male
44.6% (2,939)
Gender Marion SC USA
Female 55.4% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 44.6% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.6% (302)
9-12th Grade
8.3% (544)
High School / GED
30.1% (1,980)
Some College
29.6% (1,947)
Associate's Degree
6.7% (442)
Bachelor's Degree
12.4% (820)
Master's Degree
6.0% (394)
Professional Degree
1.0% (62)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (94)
Education Marion SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.6% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.3% 9.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.1% 29.4% 27.3%
Some College 29.6% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.7% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.4% 17.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.1% 1.4%

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