Marion, Ohio Population 2019

Marion, Ohio's estimated population is 36,087 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Marion, Ohio is the 37th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1596.82 people/mi² (616.53 people/km²).

The overall median age is 37.5 years, 36.4 years for males, and 39.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 129.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.37 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Marion, Ohio is $35,616, while the mean household income is $49,087.

Marion Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Marion Oh was:

  • White: 85.62%
  • Black or African American: 8.88%
  • Two or more races: 4.04%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Marion, Ohio?

36,087
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201836,0871040.29%
201735,983-390-1.07%
201636,373520.14%
201536,321-294-0.80%
201436,615-108-0.29%
201336,723-161-0.44%
201236,884-55-0.15%
201136,9391470.40%
201036,7921,4740.41%
200035,3181,2430.36%
199034,075-2,965-0.83%
198037,040-1,606-0.42%
197038,6461,5670.41%
196037,0793,2620.93%
195033,8173,0000.93%
194030,817-267-0.09%
193031,0843,1931.09%
192027,8919,6594.34%
191018,2326,3704.39%
190011,8623,5353.60%
18908,3274,4287.88%
18803,8991,3684.42%
18702,5310.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,164
Black or African American3,234
Two or More Races1,470
Some Other Race364
Asian101
American Indian and Alaska Native66

Marion Oh Population Pyramid 2019

Marion Oh Median Age

37.5


Total

36.4


Male

39.5


Female

Marion Oh Adults

There are 28,917 adults, (5,116 of whom are seniors) in Marion Oh.

Marion Oh Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion Oh Sex Ratio

Female

15,879

43.62%

Male

20,520

56.38%

Marion Oh Households and Families

Marion Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.9%28.1%
All56.7%43.3%
Male49.8%50.2%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female45.1%54.9%

56.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,0082.3756.7
Non Family5,2671.1946.5
Married5,2313.1171.9
Female1,8823.2845.1
Male6283.3249.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7242.85%
9th to 12th Grade3,36413.22%
High School Graduate10,96743.11%
Some College5,80022.80%
Associates Degree1,7766.98%
Bachelors Degree1,6956.66%
Graduate Degree1,1164.39%

Marion Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,42918,3882,516
Black2,6861,945179
Hispanic6865519
Multiple Races56842541
Other Race2542259
Asian1019562
Native American66284

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,920$31,741$26,814
Less Than High School$15,833$14,738$16,171
High School Grad$28,822$31,255$23,383
Some College$30,696$36,013$27,450
Bachelors Degree$40,733$44,036$31,404
Graduate Degree$51,160$50,376$56,688

$29,920

Average Earnings

$31,741

Average Male

$26,814

Average Female

Marion Oh Language

Marion Oh Language by Age

Marion Oh Language

94.61% of Marion Oh residents speak only English, while 5.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.53% of the population.

Marion Oh Poverty

Marion Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,6785,35819.36%
Multiple1,11851946.42%
Black1,15941035.38%
Hispanic76016521.71%
Native27725.93%
Other27462.19%

20.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.52%

Male Poverty Rate

23.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion Oh is Multiple, with 46.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion Oh is Other, with 2.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.51%
High School18.20%
Some College13.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.75%
Male Unemployed25.70%
Female Employed12.32%
Male Employed8.23%

Marion Oh Income

Marion Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,616$49,087
Families$47,005$58,561
Married Families$58,321-
Non Families$21,505$32,782

Marion Oh Marital Status

Marion Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion Oh Married by Age and Sex

Marion Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Marion Oh Marital Status by Race

Marion Oh Veterans

3,010

Number of Veterans

2,755

Male Veterans

255

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,046
First Gulf War555
Second Gulf War344
Korea259
World War II165

Marion Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,78911.30%
Black1534.98%
2 or More446.11%
Hispanic354.76%
Other93.54%
Asian87.92%
Indian710.61%

Marion Oh Veterans by Education

7.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion Oh Employment Status

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Marion Oh Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

81.68%

Born in Ohio

97.92%

Native Born

2.08%

Foreign Born

1.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.92% of Marion Oh residents were born in the United States, with 81.68% having been born in Ohio. 1.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.