Marion, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,105 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.5%
 
Males: 539  (48.8%)
Females: 566  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  31.8 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78124.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,184 (it was $36,635 in 2000)
Marion:

$46,184
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,525 (it was $13,302 in 2000)

Marion city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,926 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Marion:

$86,926
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $91,049; Detached houses: $94,911; Mobile homes: $64,175

Median gross rent in 2013: $761.

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  • Races in Marion, TX (2010)

    Marion races chart
    • 53149.8%White alone
    • 46343.4%Hispanic
    • 524.9%Black alone
    • 141.3%Asian alone
    • 60.6%Two or more races

Races in Marion detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marion: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.0%), Irish (8.6%), Polish (6.7%), United States (5.9%), English (3.8%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,552 people per square mile   (low).

Marion,TX real estate house value index trend

Marion, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Marion:

  • High school or higher: 75.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marion city:

  • Never married: 38.9%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

89 residents are foreign born (6.5% Latin America, 1.2% Asia, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

7.4%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,411 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,220 (1.4%)

Marion satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (24.0 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Santa Clara, TX (1.4 miles ), Zuehl, TX (2.4 miles ), Cibolo, TX (2.4 miles ), McQueeney, TX (2.5 miles ), Northcliff, TX (2.5 miles ), Schertz, TX (2.7 miles ), New Berlin, TX (2.8 miles ), Lake Dunlap, TX (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $49,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $94,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $72,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $158,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $158,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $174,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $159,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $55,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.57 N, Longitude: 98.14 W

Area code: 830

Marion household income distribution Marion home values distribution

Crime rates in Marion by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.087.2
Robberies 10000
per 100,000 87.20.00.00.00.0
Assaults 30121
per 100,000 261.60.087.0176.287.2
Burglaries 119556
per 100,000 959.0785.3434.8440.5523.1
Thefts 2920191613
per 100,000 2,528.31,745.21,652.21,409.71,133.4
Auto thefts 21120
per 100,000 174.487.387.0176.20.0
Arson 11007
per 100,000 87.287.30.00.0610.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 308.5) 271.3137.1125.8142.1176.1

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Crime rate in Marion detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 5 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
Texas average:

2.17
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +146 (+15.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Marion: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Marion, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Marion-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Marion city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

Earthquake activity:

Marion-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.6 miles away from Marion center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 285.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 46.3 miles away from Marion center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Guadalupe County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Marion topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Marion:

  • SILVER TREE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SCHERTZ, TX)
  • EARL HOUSE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • MARIGOLD HOUSE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • SUNDANCE INN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • BESS HOUSE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • A AND B HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • GRANADA HOUSE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)

airports located in Marion:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marion:

  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 22 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,875)
  • St Philip's College (about 22 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • Trinity University (about 22 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • San Antonio College (about 24 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Texas State University (about 26 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 27 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 30 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)

Public high school in Marion:

  • MARION H S (Students: 409, Location: 504 BULLDOG, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Marion:

See full list of schools located in Marion

Library in Marion:

  • MARION COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $262,001; Location: 500 BULLDOG DR; 46,989 books; 63 e-books; 496 audio materials; 1,869 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Marion Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Marion: Marion Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Guadalupe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 37.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

37.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.172. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.172
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.673. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.673
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.76. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.76
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Marion (2011 data):

  • Marion State Bank: at 301 West San Antonio Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2007/10/04: Bank assets: $71.1 mil, Deposits: $60.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Marion Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Texas average:

14.4

Marion travel time to work - commute Marion mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Marion city (based on Guadalupe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,41482
Catholic15,0944
Mainline Protestant7,14814
Other8482
Black Protestant1903
None86,839-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Guadalupe County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Guadalupe County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Guadalupe County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Guadalupe County:

28.6%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Marion:

46.7%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Marion:

24.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Marion:

12.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Marion:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.0%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Marion:

52.2%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.0%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marion, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$4,740$56,8800$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,918$35,0160$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,450$40,3500$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,253$51,0360$0
Sewerage 1$5,872$70,4640$0
Water Supply 1$5,017$60,2040$0
Other and Unallocable 1$7,044$84,5280$0
Totals for Government 10$43,294$51,9530$0

10.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.21%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.33% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,078 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.33%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  3.26% ($45,622 average AGI)
from Comal County, TX  0.94% ($41,833)
from Hays County, TX  0.25% ($34,092)


8.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.67%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,321 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.19%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  2.76% ($35,699 average AGI)
to Comal County, TX  0.96% ($47,836)
to Hays County, TX  0.35% ($30,704)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marion:

  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBIB (1000 AM; daytime; 0 kW; MARION, TX; Owner: HISPANIC COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGNB (1420 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marion:

  • KTSW (89.9 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: SOUTHWEST TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KYFS (90.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KNBT (92.1 FM; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX; Owner: NEW BRAUNFELS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • K203CX (88.1 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marion:

  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KNTA-LP (Channel 62; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • KQVE-LP (Channel 46; La VERNIA, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KTXU-LP (Channel 38; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: GERALD G. BENAVIDES)
  • KEVI-LP (Channel 25; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KEVIN ORTIZ)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • K45FJ (Channel 45; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Marion fatal accident list:

Feb 5, 2000 02:05 AM, Fm78, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 2
Nov 30, 1986 01:07 PM, Fm78, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Apr 26, 1982 09:55 AM, Santaclara, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 1978 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • 12,200Total average daily traffic
  • 732Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,080Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Marion)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

104 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Tank Site 9 Km Nnw (Lat: 29.635778 Lon: -98.168889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WNUN591, Licensee ID: L00088139
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2001, Expiration Date: 05/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2011, Certifier: Maggie Y HardingRegistrant: City Of Marion, Marion, TX 78124, Phone: (210) 914-2391, Fax: (210) 420-4460
  • Lat: 29.523833 Lon: -98.139611, Call Sign: WQFA608
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 452.037 MHz, 452.287 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2016, Certifier: Todd ZampeseRegistrant: Industrial Communications, 1019 East Euclid Street, San Antonio, TX 78212, Phone: (210) 226-3682, Fax: (210) 226-4072, Email:
  • MP 185, Mp 185, Glidden Sub (Lat: 29.571417 Lon: -98.141833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQPS309
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz, 160.665 MHz, 160.515 MHz, 161.265 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/02/2022, Certifier: Thomas McgovernRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • 506 Bulldog Drive (Lat: 29.567306 Lon: -98.141194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 5.4 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQSJ272
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 09/26/2023, Certifier: Joe AllenRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Marion)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

40 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Marion)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$138,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$114,430
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2106.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$89,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2106.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Marion

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marion, TX

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Utility gas (14%)

Businesses in Marion, TX

  • Subway: 1

Marion compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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