Marion Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Marion, IA

General Marion Information

State: Iowa

County: Linn County

Close cities: Toddville, IA, Hiawatha, IA, Robins, IA, Bertram, IA, Alburnett, IA, Ely, IA, Viola, IA, Palo, IA, Martelle, IA, Cedar Rapids, IA, Springville, IA

Marion Population (census data)
Total 32,172 (+19.2% since 2000)
Male 15,622 (48.6%)
Female 16,550 (51.4%)

Population Density: 2,682 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.8 (US Avg is 100)

Marion Elevation: 850 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1865

Land Area: 12.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,021

Zip Codes: 52302.

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Marion Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (40.0%)
  • Irish (16.7%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • Norwegian (5.8%)
  • United States (5.5%)
  • Czech (4.9%)

Marion School Information

High Schools
Linn-Mar High School (3111 N 10th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)
Marion High School (675 South 15th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Marion Independent School District District)
Middle Schools
Excelsior Middle School (3555 N 10th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)
Vernon Middle School (1301 5th Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302 - Marion Independent School District District)
Elementary Schools
Emerson Elementary School (1400 10th Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302 - Marion Independent School District District)
Indian Creek Elementary School (2900 Indian Creek Road, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)
Linn Grove Elementary School (2301 50th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-mar Comm School District District)
Novak Elementary School (2999 N 10th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)
Starry Elementary School (700 South 15th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Marion Independent School District District)
Wilkins Elementary School (2127 27th Street, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Francis Marion Intermediate School (2301 3rd Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302 - Marion Independent School District District)
Oak Ridge School (4901 Alburnett Road, Marion, IA, 52302 - Linn-Mar Community School District District)

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