Marion, Kansas Population 2021

1,757
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Marion is a city located in Marion County Kansas. It is also the county seat of Marion County. With a 2020 population of 1,757, it is the 129th largest city in Kansas and the 8102nd largest city in the United States . Marion is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -8.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,927 in 2010. Marion reached it's highest population of 1,928 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Marion has a population density of 655 people per square mile.

The average household income in Marion is $51,531 with a poverty rate of 5.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $606 per month, and the median house value is $71,400. The median age in Marion is 43.3 years, 41.7 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Marion Demographics

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

  • White: 95.26%
  • Two or more races: 3.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.68%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Marion, Kansas is 1,757 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,784.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,927.

Marion, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,94995.26%
Two or More Races693.37%
Some Other Race140.68%
Black or African American140.68%
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Marion Population by Race

Marion Population Pyramid $2021

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Marion Median Age

43.3


Total

41.7


Male

44.8


Female

Marion Adults

There are 1,527 adults, (498 of whom are seniors) in Marion.

Marion Age Dependency

98.8

Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion Sex Ratio

Female

1,047

51.17%

Male

999

48.83%

Marion Population by Age

Marion Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marion Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All72.6%27.4%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
Male39.2%60.8%
Female5.1%94.9%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8952.2372.6
Married4532.7985.4
Non Family3321.1472.3
Female592.835.1
Male513.7539.2

2.86

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Marion Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.42%
9th to 12th Grade775.38%
High School Graduate42329.58%
Some College41929.30%
Associates Degree1258.74%
Bachelors Degree26918.81%
Graduate Degree1117.76%
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Marion Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marion Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3471,265349
2+ Races474727
Hispanic29294
Other Race88
Black76

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 57.45%.

Marion Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,337$39,808$28,571
Less Than 9th Grade$29,167$29,167$
High School Graduate$30,521$42,656$11,250
Some College$31,894$39,444$27,188
Bachelors Degree$41,875$50,313$40,833
Graduate Degree$56,875$62,500$

$32,337

Average Earnings

$39,808

Average Male

$28,571

Average Female

Marion Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marion Language by Age

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Marion Language

97.81% of Marion residents speak only English, while 2.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Marion Language

Marion Poverty by Race

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5.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.97%

Male Poverty Rate

5.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion is White, with 6.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion is White, with 6.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.28%.

Marion Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School11.03%
Bachelors or Greater9.09%
Less Than 9th Grade6.33%
Some College3.85%

Marion Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.51%

Marion Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marion Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,432$51,531
Families$50,956$60,631
Married Families$59,779-
Non Families$28,462$35,666
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Income by Household Type

Marion Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion Married by Age and Sex

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Marion Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Marion Marital Status by Race

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Marion Marital Status

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184

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War83
Vietnam51
World War II20
Second Gulf War10
Korea7

Marion Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5469
75+44
65 to 7434
55 to 6427
18 to 3410

Marion Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White17812.16%
Hispanic1029.41%
2+ Races612.77%

Marion Veterans by Race

Marion Veterans by Education

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7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion Veterans by Education

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55.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Marion Employment by Age

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Marion Employment by Race

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Marion Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.78%

Born in Marion

98.09%

Native Born

1.91%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.09% of Marion residents were born in the United States, with 76.78% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Marion Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,757-9-0.51%
20201,766-9-0.51%
20191,775-9-0.50%
20181,784-10-0.56%
20171,794-14-0.77%
20161,808-14-0.77%
20151,822-26-1.41%
20141,848-5-0.27%
20131,853-26-1.38%
20121,879-27-1.42%
20111,906-22-1.14%
20101,9280.00%

Marion Population by Year