Marion County Information

Marion in Arkansas occupies 640 square miles and has a 2006 population of 16,931, a change from a 2000 population of 16,140 and 12,001 in 1990. 12.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 9.8% percent is 25-35, and 12.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 11 acts of violent crime reported in Marion in 2004, a change from 48 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 370 people: 5.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Marion, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMarion 
StateArkansas 
Land Area640 sq. milesRanked 1,609 of 3,140
Population 200616,931Ranked 1,971 of 3,140
Population 200516,693 
Population 200016,140Ranked 2,015 of 3,140
Population 199012,001Ranked 2,219 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.7% 
African American.3% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.7% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 53.7% 
Population 5 to 1410.9% 
Population 15 to 2412.1% 
Population 25 to 349.8% 
Population 35 to 4412.5% 
Population 45 to 5414.7% 
Population 55 to 6414.8% 
Population 65 to 7412.2% 
Population 75 and up9.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1148
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults10 
Total Property Crimes119197
Burglaries33 
Larceny Thefts83 
Motor Vehicle Thefts3 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population6,9776,656
Unemployed Population370253
Unemployment Rate5.3%3.8%

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