|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Marion is 2,848. Marion, Kentucky is the 6,423rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Marion was in 1990, when its population was 3,582. In 1990, Marion was the 4,997th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,423rd largest city in the US. Marion is currently 20.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Marion has shrunk 11.0% since the year 2000. Marion, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6418||Winner, South Dakota||2,852||-8.5%|
|6419||Big Lake, Texas||2,850||-0.2%|
|6421||Shady Shores, Texas||2,849||91.2%|
|6422||Glen Rose, Texas||2,848||30.2%|
|6424||Brookville, New York||2,847||-16.9%|
|6427||Osage City, Kansas||2,846||-5.4%|
|6428||Santa Rosa, New Mexico||2,846||3.3%|
The total voting age population of Marion, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,303. The voting age population is 49.8% male and 50.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.1% of the residents of Marion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Marion are 93.3% White, 3.4% Two or more races, 2.4% Black and 0.9% Other. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Marion, 18.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.3%. On a per-household basis, 11.1% of families are below the poverty line in Marion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.9% of Marion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.8% of Marion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Marion residents aged 5 and older, 1.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Marion is 0.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Marion, 10.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Marion is $39,939.
In Marion, 71.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.0% of housing units in Marion.
Of all the housing units in Marion, 6.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Marion, 7.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Marion is $497.
In Marion, 72.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.