Marion, Louisiana Population 2020

732

Marion is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 732, it is the 198th largest city in Louisiana and the 11694th largest city in the United States. Marion is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 765 in 2010. Marion reached it's highest population of 766 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Marion has a population density of 228 people per square mile.

The average household income in Marion is $42,062 with a poverty rate of 28.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $75,300. The median age in Marion is 45.4 years, 48.7 years for males, and 40.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.4 males.

Marion Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.36%
  • White: 38.04%
  • Two or more races: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Marion, Louisiana is 732, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 744.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 765.

Marion, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American61361.36%
White38038.04%
Two or More Races60.60%

Marion Population Pyramid 2020

Marion Median Age

45.4


Total

48.7


Male

40.9


Female

Marion Adults

There are 825 adults, (248 of whom are seniors) in Marion.

Marion Age Dependency

73.1

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion Sex Ratio

Female

560

56.06%

Male

439

43.94%

Marion Households and Families

Marion Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
Male69.4%30.6%
All63.4%36.6%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Female48.7%51.3%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3442.963.4
Married1172.9985.5
Non Family115048.7
Female764.5148.7
Male365.3169.4

3.84

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

0.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade284.41%
9th to 12th Grade9715.28%
High School Graduate26842.20%
Some College8813.86%
Associates Degree528.19%
Bachelors Degree7712.13%
Graduate Degree253.94%

Marion Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black35226552
White27324350
Multiple Races62
Hispanic4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,333$38,611$30,278
Less Than High School$38,750$38,750$
High School Grad$20,972$22,292$10,703
Some College$57,500$90,125$29,000
Bachelors Degree$41,761$$41,761
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,333

Average Earnings

$38,611

Average Male

$30,278

Average Female

Marion Language

Marion Language by Age

Marion Language

99.69% of Marion residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.31% of the population.

Marion Poverty

Marion Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black61321334.75%
White3766417.02%
Multiple6466.67%
Hispanic44100.00%

28.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.73%

Male Poverty Rate

34.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion is White, with 17.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.40%.

Name Poverty
High School36.19%
Less Than High School33.60%
Some College7.14%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.71%
Male Unemployed27.27%
Female Employed13.46%
Male Employed0.00%

Marion Income

Marion Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,625$42,062
Families$42,109$54,665
Married Families$60,417-
Non Families$10,417$16,337

Marion Marital Status

Marion Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

29.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion Married by Age and Sex

Marion 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 55-64.

Marion Marital Status by Race

Marion Veterans

49

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea15
Vietnam10
World War II3
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2

$Marion Veterans by Education

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion Employment Status

44.4%

Labor Force Participation

37.6%

Employment Rate

15.1%

Unemployment Rate

Marion 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

88.39%

Born in Louisiana

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.60% of Marion residents were born in the United States, with 88.39% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020732-6-0.81%
2019738-6-0.81%
2018744-4-0.53%
2017748-6-0.80%
201675430.40%
2015751-4-0.53%
201475550.67%
2013750-4-0.53%
2012754-9-1.18%
2011763-3-0.39%
20107660.00%