Marion

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  5. Marion Family Information
  6. Marion Education Information
  7. Marion Public Benefits Information
  8. Marion Criminal Information
  9. Marion Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Marion Zip Codes


Marion Legal Resources

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Marion Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 17,081
  • Land Area (2000): 225.702 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 3.353 square kilometers

Marion Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 5,027 2003 4,949 2005 Not Available
2002 5,109 2004 Not Available 2006 5,113

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Houses (2000): 7,610

Marion Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 7,970 46.86%
 Rural, Farm 27 0.16%
 Rural, Non-farm 9,010 52.98%

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Marion Employment Information

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Marion Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 630 14.69%
2. Construction 541 12.61%
3. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 378 8.81%
4. Metal Manufactuing 182 4.24%
5. Chemical Manufacturing 168 3.92%
6. Public Administration 163 3.80%
7. Accommodation and Food Services 151 3.52%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 144 3.36%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 140 3.26%
10. Educational Services 109 2.54%
11. Wood Manufacturing 109 2.54%
12. Health Care 106 2.47%
13. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 99 2.31%
14. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 96 2.24%
15. Paper Manufacturing 80 1.87%
16. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 76 1.77%
17. Repair and Maintenance 76 1.77%
18. Utilities 71 1.66%
19. Department and Other General Stores 55 1.28%
20. Truck Transportation 52 1.21%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 530 14.79%
2. Educational Services 384 10.72%
3. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 298 8.32%
4. Chemical Manufacturing 283 7.90%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 241 6.73%
6. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 229 6.39%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 156 4.35%
8. Personal and Laundry Services 121 3.38%
9. Social Assistance 112 3.13%
10. Public Administration 98 2.74%
11. Finance and Insurance 91 2.54%
12. Department and Other General Stores 89 2.48%
13. Construction 73 2.04%
14. Wood Manufacturing 72 2.01%
15. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 66 1.84%
16. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 62 1.73%
17. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 54 1.51%
18. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 51 1.42%
19. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 48 1.34%
20. Metal Manufactuing 39 1.09%

Marion Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 537 12.52%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 249 5.81%
3. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 229 5.34%
4. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 221 5.15%
5. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 200 4.66%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 172 4.01%
7. Woodworkers 156 3.64%
8. Other Construction Trades 143 3.33%
9. Other Management Occupations 137 3.19%
10. Vehicle Mechanics 131 3.05%
11. Other Sales and Related Occupations 122 2.84%
12. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 108 2.52%
13. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 98 2.28%
14. Other Material Moving Workers 90 2.10%
15. Construction Laborers 86 2.01%
16. Other Office and Admin Support 85 1.98%
17. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 84 1.96%
18. Assemblers and Fabricators 79 1.84%
19. Operations Managers Non Finance 74 1.73%
20. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 74 1.73%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 511 14.26%
2. Cashiers 158 4.41%
3. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 154 4.30%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 132 3.68%
5. Secretaries and Admins 132 3.68%
6. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 125 3.49%
7. Registered Nurses 116 3.24%
8. Other Sales and Related Occupations 114 3.18%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 112 3.13%
10. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 108 3.01%
11. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 104 2.90%
12. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 103 2.87%
13. Assemblers and Fabricators 100 2.79%
14. Health Technologists and Technicians 95 2.65%
15. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 85 2.37%
16. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 79 2.20%
17. Other Management Occupations 77 2.15%
18. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 74 2.07%
19. Personal Appearance Workers 72 2.01%
20. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 67 1.87%

Marion Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 7,506 55.69%
15-35 hours 1,120 8.31%
1-14 hours 258 1.91%
No regular hours 4,595 34.09%

Marion Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 165 2.20%
5 AM-5:29 AM 171 2.28%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 295 3.94%
6 AM-6:29 AM 847 11.30%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,179 15.73%
7 AM-7:29 AM 870 11.61%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,027 13.71%
8 AM-8:29 AM 668 8.91%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 205 2.74%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 235 3.14%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 87 1.16%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 39 0.52%
Noon-3:59 PM 769 10.26%
4 PM-11:59 PM 936 12.49%

Marion Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 221 2.95%
5-9 936 12.49%
10-14 1,462 19.51%
15-19 1,469 19.60%
20-24 1,018 13.59%
25-29 388 5.18%
30-34 723 9.65%
35-39 153 2.04%
40-44 191 2.55%
45-59 488 6.51%
60-89 272 3.63%
At least 90 172 2.30%

Marion Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 12 0.16% 5,482 73.16%
30-44 11 0.15% 1,056 14.09%
45-59 2 0.03% 486 6.49%
At least 60 12 0.16% 432 5.77%

Marion Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,487 19.34%
 Car / truck / van, solo 5,880 76.47%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 48 0.62%
 Public transportation 37 0.48%
 Walked 41 0.53%
 Worked at home 196 2.55%

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Marion Family Information

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Households (2000): 6,905 (16,576 people)
Families (2000): 4,790 (14,000 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 1,913
People at same address in 1995: 9,191

Marion Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 965 13.98%
$10,000-$14,999 519 7.52%
$15,000-$19,999 521 7.55%
$20,000-$24,999 678 9.82%
$25,000-$29,999 652 9.44%
$30,000-$34,999 533 7.72%
$35,000-$39,999 540 7.82%
$40,000-$44,999 413 5.98%
$45,000-$49,999 348 5.04%
$50,000-$59,999 555 8.04%
$60,000-$74,999 504 7.30%
$75,000-$99,999 315 4.56%
$100,000-$124,999 142 2.06%
$125,000-$149,999 93 1.35%
$150,000-$199,999 62 0.90%
$200,000 or more 65 0.94%

Marion Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,927 27.60%
 Family, 2 people 2,283 32.70%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 200 2.86%
 Family, 3 people 1,225 17.55%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 28 0.40%
 Family, 4 people 838 12.00%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 17 0.24%
 Family, 5 people 316 4.53%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 5 0.07%
 Family, 6 people 80 1.15%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 1 0.01%
 Family, 7 or more people 59 0.85%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.03%

Marion Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,195 30.20%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,607 9.34%
Public Assistance 165 0.96%
Retirement 1,096 6.37%
Self Employment 625 3.63%
Social Security 2,256 13.12%
Supplemental Security 357 2.08%
Wage / Salary 5,062 29.43%
Other 838 4.87%

Marion Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,198 58.29%
 With children under 18 1,573 41.71%

Marion Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 648 9.80%
 Married 4,186 63.31%
 Never Married 1,595 24.12%
 Widowed 183 2.77%

Marion Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 783 11.06%
 Married 4,158 58.71%
 Never Married 1,119 15.80%
 Widowed 1,022 14.43%

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Marion Education Information

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Marion Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,692 12.94%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,317 17.72%
 High school diploma or equivalent 4,348 33.26%
 Some college, no degree 2,500 19.12%
 Associate degree 896 6.85%
 Bachelors degree 958 7.33%
 Graduate or professional degree 361 2.76%

Marion Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 277 1.62% 19 0.11% 296 1.73%
Kindergarten 156 0.91% 6 0.04% 162 0.95%
Grades 1-4 851 4.98% 45 0.26% 896 5.25%
Grades 5-8 935 5.47% 44 0.26% 979 5.73%
Grades 9-12 819 4.79% 53 0.31% 872 5.11%
Undergrad college 447 2.62% 59 0.35% 506 2.96%
Graduate or professional school 54 0.32% 0 0.00% 54 0.32%
Total 3,539 20.72% 226 1.32% 3,765 22.04%

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Marion Public Benefits Information

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Marion Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 14,651 88.05%
 Below Poverty Level 1,988 11.95%

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Marion Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 99

Marion Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 3.581 0.199 0.199 0.796 4.774 0.000 13.328 35.807 3.581 52.715
2002 6.263 0.783 0.196 1.370 8.612 0.587 21.726 42.670 2.936 67.919
2003 4.041 0.202 0.000 2.627 6.870 0.000 21.823 54.556 2.021 78.400
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2006 4.694 0.196 0.000 0.978 5.867 0.587 30.119 56.523 3.129 89.771
2007 5.720 0.000 0.000 1.775 7.495 0.789 26.824 51.874 4.339 83.037

Marion Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 5 20
2005 5 20
2006 5 23
2007 5 22

Marion Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 289
2002 391

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Marion Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Marion Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,142 12.54%
10-19 Years 2,104 12.32%
20-29 Years 2,300 13.47%
30-39 Years 2,370 13.88%
40-49 Years 2,454 14.37%
50-59 Years 2,111 12.36%
60-69 Years 1,565 9.16%
70-79 Years 1,297 7.59%
80-89 Years 637 3.73%
90+ Years 101 0.59%

Marion Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,240 48.24%
 Female 8,841 51.76%

Marion Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,114 88.48%
 Hispanic/Latino 838 4.91%
 African-American 789 4.62%
 Asian 143 0.84%
 Multiracial 125 0.73%
 Amerindian 49 0.29%
 Other Race 20 0.12%
 Pacific Islander 3 0.02%

Marion Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 3,890 38.45%
2. English 1,386 13.70%
3. Irish 1,257 12.42%
4. German 1,242 12.28%
5. Scotch Irish 625 6.18%
6. Dutch 376 3.72%
7. Scottish 335 3.31%
8. European 161 1.59%
9. French Non-Basque 143 1.41%
10. Italian 139 1.37%

Marion Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 14,842 93.38%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 769 4.84%
3. Miao / Hmong 82 0.52%
4. German 76 0.48%
5. Other West Germanic 25 0.16%
6. Laotian 17 0.11%
7. Tagalog 14 0.09%
8. Korean 13 0.08%
9. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 10 0.06%
10. Thai 10 0.06%

Marion Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 16,284 95.75%
 Naturalized immigrant 160 0.94%
 Not a citizen 563 3.31%

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Marion Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28752