Marion County Information

Marion in Alabama occupies 744 square miles and has a 2006 population of 30,165, a change from a 2000 population of 31,214 and 29,830 in 1990. 11.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.4% percent is 25-35, and 14.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 56 acts of violent crime reported in Marion in 2004, a change from 34 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 536 people: 3.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.9%.

Read more about Marion, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMarion 
StateAlabama 
Land Area744 sq. milesRanked 1,291 of 3,140
Population 200630,165Ranked 1,413 of 3,140
Population 200530,027 
Population 200031,214Ranked 1,372 of 3,140
Population 199029,830Ranked 1,302 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion95% 
African American3.9% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.7% 
Population 5 to 1411.7% 
Population 15 to 2411.2% 
Population 25 to 3413.4% 
Population 35 to 4414.2% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 6412.8% 
Population 65 to 749.1% 
Population 75 and up7.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5634
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes3 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults49 
Total Property Crimes707448
Burglaries215 
Larceny Thefts450 
Motor Vehicle Thefts42 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population13,77614,309
Unemployed Population536844
Unemployment Rate3.9%5.9%

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