Marion, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,121 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.0%
 
Males: 521  (46.5%)
Females: 600  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

40.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78124.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,421 (it was $36,635 in 2000)
Marion:

$55,421
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,631 (it was $13,302 in 2000)

Marion city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,672 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Marion:

$119,672
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $105,756; detached houses: $103,821; mobile homes: $106,885

Median gross rent in 2017: $822.

March 2019 cost of living index in Marion: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.5%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.0% for Black residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Marion, TX (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Marion, Texas as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Marion is 98 to 1.


Crime rates in Marion by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.0)
2
(176.2)
1
(87.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(785.3)
5
(434.8)
5
(440.5)
6
(523.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(1,745)
19
(1,652)
16
(1,410)
13
(1,133)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(87.3)
1
(87.0)
2
(176.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(87.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(610.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)131.8120.9136.6169.1

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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:

2.19
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Ancestries: German (23.9%), American (5.4%), Irish (3.9%), English (3.6%), Dutch (1.9%), French (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,575 people per square mile   (low).

Marion, Texas map

73 residents are foreign born (6.8% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).

This city:

7.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,928 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,058 (1.1%)

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 )

Latitude: 29.57 N, Longitude: 98.14 W

Area code: 830

Distribution of median household income in Marion, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Marion, TX in 2017
Marion satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $246,600
  • 2017: 29 buildings, average cost: $267,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Marion, TX residents
Average permit cost in Marion, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +146 (+15.3%).
Most common industries in Marion, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.4%)
  • Educational services (13.8%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Marion, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (11.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)

Average climate in Marion, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.5. This is about average.

City:

67.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.17. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.17
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.72
U.S.:

8.46

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 Marion 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 the city 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 Marion 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 Marion 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 the city 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 (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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.

For population 15 years and over in Marion:

Marital status in Marion, TX
  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Marion:

  • High school or higher: 79.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Marion
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Marion, TX (based on Guadalupe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Guadalupe County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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
This county:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Guadalupe County:

9.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.6%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Guadalupe County:

15.1%
Texas:

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
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,450$40,3500$0
Water Supply 1$5,017$60,2040$0
Other and Unallocable 1$7,044$84,5280$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,253$51,0360$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,918$35,0160$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,740$56,8800$0
Sewerage 1$5,872$70,4640$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 10$43,294$51,9530$0

Marion government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000 ($22.30)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($66.01)
    Police Protection: $31,000 ($27.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($22.30)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($4.46)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $35,000 ($31.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $125,000 ($111.51)

Marion government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $78,000 ($69.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($6.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $40,000 ($35.68)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.78)
  • Tax - Other License: $97,000 ($86.53)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $40,000 ($35.68)

Marion government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $83,000 ($74.04)

11.78% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.78%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.19% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,240 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.19%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bexar County, TX  3.70% ($56,472 average AGI)
from Comal County, TX  1.73% ($56,033)
from Hays County, TX  0.61% ($40,684)


9.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.61%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($856 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bexar County, TX  2.88% ($48,725 average AGI)
to Comal County, TX  1.60% ($66,065)
to Hays County, TX  0.49% ($36,123)

Businesses in Marion, TX

  • Subway: 1

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
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.6mTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 15,980Total average daily traffic
  • 1,170Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,165Total future (year 2030) 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:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2001, Expiration Date: 05/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2011, Certifier: Maggie Y Harding, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2016, Certifier: Todd Zampese, Registrant: 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: 161.265 MHz, 160.770 MHz, 160.665 MHz, 160.515 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/02/2022, Certifier: Thomas Mcgovern, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 09/26/2023, Certifier: Joe Allen, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

43 (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 in Marion, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Marion, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 27. The highest number of reported fires - 63 took place in 2011, and the least - 3 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Marion, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (58.2%), and Structure Fires (25.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Marion, TX
    • 27158.2%Outside Fires
    • 12025.8%Structure Fires
    • 4710.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 286.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marion, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Marion, TX
  • 75.7%Electricity
  • 23.1%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marion, TX
  • 81.8%Electricity
  • 18.2%Utility gas


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 significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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