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Marion is 19th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 36,904 33rd 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 11.7 72nd 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,138.8 48th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 6.6% 100th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.2% 194th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.6% 219th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.3% 270th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.9% 268th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Race - White 86.7% 200th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 9.6% 67th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 131st 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 250th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 119th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 107th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.0% 69th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.0% 197th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Female residents 45.1% 281st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.1% 244th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Housing units 15,066 36th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.5% 134th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 13,030 43rd 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.3% 212th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $79,000 267th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 136th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $15,746 273rd $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $32,431 258th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 28.4% 19th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Marion Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,796 77th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $206,470 146th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,745 217th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $30,619 111th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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