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People

Total Population 823
Male Share of the Population 41.2%
Female Share of the Population 58.8%
Senior Citizens 21.6%
Employed Population 16+ 256
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 32.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $38,750
% Above Poverty Level 66.1%
% Below Poverty Level 33.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 2.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 36.4%
Median Gross Rent $418
Median House Value $76,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 65.2%
US/American 0%
English 9.6%
Irish 1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Marion Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles N of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 200 miles SW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Union
Standard Zip Codes 71260
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.901
Longitude -92.241

Marion Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BASTROP
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 57.1 inches
Station CALHOUN RESEARCH STN
Distance 27.3 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 51 to 79 F
Annual Precip 55.4 inches
Station MONROE RGNL AP
Distance 29.3 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 56 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 53.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Marion, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Haile (71260)

Linville (71260)

Litroe (71260)

Oakland (71260)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bastrop 10,949 $23,918
Downsville 131 $72,917
Farmerville 3,877 $19,142
Lillie 165 $78,750
Spearsville 122 $41,875
Sterlington 1,873 $46,176

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Marion High Schools

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LINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
2061 HIGHWAY 143
318-292-5506
A Title I School.
Serves 255 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5

MARION HIGH SCHOOL
3062 TAYLOR STREET
318-292-4410
A Title I School.
Serves 196 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.5

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