|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Marion is 1,738. Marion, Mississippi is the 8,133rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Marion was in 2020, when its population was 1,749. In 2020, Marion was the 8,088th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,133rd largest city in the US. Marion is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Marion has grown 32.6% since the 2000. Marion, Mississippi is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8128||French Lick, Indiana||1,739||-10.2%|
|8131||Homer City, Pennsylvania||1,738||-5.4%|
|8134||Rock Creek, Minnesota||1,738||53.9%|
|8136||Clayton, New York||1,737||-4.3%|
|8139||Allentown, New Jersey||1,736||-8.0%|
The total voting age population of Marion, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,159. The voting age population is 43.3% male and 56.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Marion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Marion are 57.2% Black, 41.7% White, 0.4% American Indian, 0.4% Other and 0.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Marion, 21.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.6%. On a per-household basis, 24.1% of families are below the poverty line in Marion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.4% of Marion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.8% of Marion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.5% have a bachelor's degree and 12.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Marion residents aged 5 and older, 3.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Marion is 1.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Marion, 19.9% 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 $45,511.
In Marion, 42.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.7% of housing units in Marion.
Of all the housing units in Marion, 1.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Marion, 20.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Marion is $859.
In Marion, 81.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.