The City of Marion had a population of 17,430 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Marion is located at latitude 37.7161 and longitude -88.9257 in Williamson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Marion (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles. Williamson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 427 feet.
The City of Marion (GNIS ID: 2395010) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Marion population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||16,179|
|Daytime Population: Residents||9,637|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||25,816|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.48|
|Population in Households||16,887|
|Population in Familes||12,857|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||543|
|Median Household Income||$39,660|
|Average Household Income||$58,803|
|Per Capita Income||$26,500|
|Total Housing Units||8,516 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,374 (51.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,220 (37.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||922 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,565|
|Average Home Value||$132,359|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.35%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
The table below compares Marion to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 148||89th|
|Population Density||# 713||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 349||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 1187||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 698||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.