MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About Marion, MS

Marion, MS is located in Lauderdale County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Marion is about 1,495 with about 198 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,515.

The Average Home Value is $134,700.00, which is roughly 32% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $31,875.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 45% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Marion is about 4.7%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Lauderdale County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 27.86% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 57.5%
Democratic: 41.48%
Libertarian: 0.48%
Other: 0.47%
Green: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Meridian, MS (4.27 mi.)
Bailey, MS (5.64 mi.)
Daleville, MS (9.02 mi.)
Toomsuba, MS (10.60 mi.)
Collinsville, MS (12.20 mi.)
Lauderdale, MS (12.45 mi.)
Porterville, MS (18.59 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39342
Latitude : 32.424648
Longitude : -88.651232
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 401 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601, 769

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 36.30%
Female Population Estimate : 48.65%
Median Age : 29.9
Male Median Age : 30.4
Female Median Age : 29.7

White Population Estimate : 38.68%
Black Population Estimate : 45.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.78%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.32%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.53%
Other Population Estimate : 0.20%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Marion specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lauderdale County: About 16 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lauderdale County: About 359 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lauderdale County is about 76% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 20% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.