Marion County AL Information


Marion County Subdivisions

Marion County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,585
Daytime Population: Workers 11,353
Daytime Population: Residents 18,389
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,742
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 29,717
Population in Familes 24,501
Population in Group Qrtrs 868
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $35,748
Average Household Income $48,192
Per Capita Income $20,264


Total Housing Units 15,008 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,859 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,699 (24.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,450 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $86,624
Average Home Value $121,650


Total Households 12,558
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 8,482
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.09% -0.18%
Households -0.1% -0.19%
Families -0.31% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.53%


Marion County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marion County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 38 45th
Population Density # 38 45th
Diversity Index # 64 6th
Median Household Income # 45 34th
Per Capita Income # 40 42nd

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