Marion, Alabama

Population In Marion, Alabama

Population3196

In terms of political views, the Marion population skews Democratic. The top religion in Marion is Protestant. The top age group is 18-24 per census data.

Household Types in Marion, Alabama

  • Singles in Marion 78.1%
  • Married Couples in Marion 21.9%

Age Groups of People Living in Marion, Alabama

  • 18 to 24 year olds 23.7%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 16.0%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 20.8%
  • 65+ year olds 22.1%

Race Diversity in Marion, Alabama

The Race Diversity score in Marion, Alabama is 19.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 3.5%
  • Whites 29.9%
  • Black or African Americans 68.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.1%
  • Asians 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 0.0%
  • Other 1.8%

The Religion of people living in Marion, Alabama

The primary religious affiliation in Marion, Alabama is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Marion, Alabama is 0.1Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant53.9%
Catholic0.0%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.0%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion46.1%

Industry and Occupation in Marion, Alabama

The top industry present in Marion, Alabama is Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services. 33.7 % of residents work in Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, while only 0.0% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Marion, Alabama is 38.1.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 0.0%
  • Manufacturing 15.5%
  • Wholesale trade 1.5%
  • Retail trade 13.9%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.6%
  • Information 0.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 0.0%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 2.6%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 22.9%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 35.6%
  • Other services, except public administration 0.0%
  • Public administration 3.5%

The Occupation Diversity score in Marion, Alabama is 71.2.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 17.0%
  • Service occupations 27.7%
  • Sales and office occupations 21.6%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 0.0%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 33.7%

Average Educational level of people living in Marion,Alabama

43.9% of residents in Marion, Alabama have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 40.5% of residents in Marion, Alabama hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Marion, Alabama is 68.6.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 26.5%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 29.5%
  • Some college or associate's degree 29.0%
  • Bachelor's degree 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree 6.0%