Marion is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 8,159, it is the 103rd largest city in North Carolina and the 3572nd largest city in the United States. Marion is currently growing at a rate of 1.80% annually and its population has increased by 4.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,838 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Marion has a population density of 1,393 people per square mile.
The average household income in Marion is $44,103 with a poverty rate of 17.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $89,600. The median age in Marion is 37.1 years, 34.2 years for males, and 42.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 126.4 males.