SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Marion, SC

Marion, SC is located in Marion County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Marion is about 6,804 with about 552 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 15,712.

The Average Home Value is $86,700.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $32,764.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Marion is about 20.5%.

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Marion County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 35.63% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 60.34%
Republican: 38.84%
Libertarian: 0.43%
Green: 0.27%
Other: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Sellers, SC (5.94 mi.)
Mullins, SC (8.09 mi.)
Latta, SC (10.70 mi.)
Fork, SC (11.43 mi.)
Nichols, SC (14.52 mi.)
Dillon, SC (16.08 mi.)
Floyd Dale, SC (16.08 mi.)
Little Rock, SC (16.25 mi.)
Pamplico, SC (16.40 mi.)
Galivants Fry, SC (16.90 mi.)
Lake View, SC (17.25 mi.)
Gresham, SC (17.51 mi.)
Brittons Neck, SC (17.51 mi.)
Aynor, SC (17.74 mi.)
Green Sea, SC (19.26 mi.)
Quinby, SC (19.38 mi.)
Florence, SC (19.38 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29571
Latitude : 34.132172
Longitude : -79.422174
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 45 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.51
Male Population Estimate : 45.40%
Female Population Estimate : 54.03%
Median Age : 38.7
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 40.7

White Population Estimate : 40.17%
Black Population Estimate : 57.80%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.81%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.84%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Other Population Estimate : 1.01%

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 Marion County: About 11 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Marion County: About 742 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Marion County is about 65% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.