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Marion County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 8,826 (all rural); it was 7,144 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,409
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,108
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,084
Renter-occupied apartments: 903 (it was 584 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

34%

Land area: 367 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marion County: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (68.0%), Public administration (32.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 39%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 0%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Marion County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (58.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (36.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (0.7%)
  • Some other race alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 4,328  (49.0%)
Females: 4,498  (51.0%)

Marion County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Marion County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,237 ($29,145 in 1999)

This county:

$37,237
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $364 (lower quartile is $233, upper quartile is $551)
This county:

$364
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,061 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Marion:

$113,061
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,615 - $193,377

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $149,546
Here:

$149,546
State:

$234,633

Mobile homes: $123,797
Here:

$123,797
State:

$71,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,053
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $396

Institutionalized population: 79
Marion County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $89,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,257 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $824 (1.1%)

Marion County household income distribution in 2013 Marion County home values distribution in 2013 Marion County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.7%
Marion County:

22.7%
Georgia:

16.0%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 6.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.9 years old
(Males: 41.7 years old, Females: 43.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.5 years old, Black residents: 37.4 years old, Asian residents: 31.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.3 years old, Other race residents: 30.1 years old)

Area name: Columbus, GA-AL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Marion County is $479 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $548 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $729 a month.

Cities in this county include: North Buena Vista, Buena Vista.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable location: Willow Lake Golf Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Marion County include: Aline Church (A), Dixon Grove Church (B), Eden Church (C), Evergreen Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Lake Church (F), Mercer Grove Church (G), New Beulah Church (H), New Eden Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bowen-Dekle Cemetery (1), El Bethel Cemetery (2), Hendrix and Welsh Cemetery (3), Lanier Cemetery (4), Stripling Cemetery (5), Williams Cemetery (6), Saint Matthew Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Bowens Pond (A), Canoe Pond (B), Cooks Pond (C), Franklins Pond (D), Laniers Pond (E), Mac Wac Lake (F), Hulsey Lake (G), Jones Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolfe Creek (A), Tenmile Creek (B), Stocking Head Creek (C), Jims Creek (D), Jacks Creek (E), Fifteenmile Creek (F), Reedy Creek (G), Big Branch (H), Bad Prong (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Dooly County , Gregg County, Texas , Henderson County, Texas , Kaufman County, Texas , Navarro County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.0%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 166
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 215 (31.1% naturalized citizens)

Marion County:

2.4%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 542010 or later
  • 772000 to 2009
  • 361990 to 1999
  • 711980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 26Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 46.4%

Marion County marital status for males Marion County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,253
  • One, attached: 69
  • Two: 74
  • 3 or 4: 36
  • 5 to 9: 53
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • 20 or more: 83
  • Mobile homes: 1,567

Housing units in Marion County with a mortgage: 1,094 (12 second mortgage, 92 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,147

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Marion County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,70412
Black Protestant6115
Mainline Protestant4675
Catholic1871
Other15-
None5,758-
Marion County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Marion County:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Marion County:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Marion County:

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

30.2%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.1%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Marion County:

Average size of farms: 286 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $71,120
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $326.20
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.56%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.20%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $55,179
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.87%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $53,113
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.32
Corn for grain: 549 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 985 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 490 harvested acres
Vegetables: 976 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 145 acres

Tornado activity:

Marion County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 9098860.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/15/1999, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused $250,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marion County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from Marion County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 159.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 173.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 441.6 miles away from Marion County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 22, 2015 to January 13, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4259: February 26, 2016, FEMA Id: 4259, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Georgia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3218: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Tornadoes, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tropical Storm Alberto, Incident Period: July 03, 1994 to July 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1033: July 07, 1994, FEMA Id: 1033, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Georgia Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: February 10, 1990 to February 24, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-857: February 23, 1990, FEMA Id: 857, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Marion County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Educational services (25%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (58%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • Afghanistan (5%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (3%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • Panama (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Marion County


  • American (14%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • German (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Marion County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,324 (68.1%)
  • Carpooled: 401 (20.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 35 (1.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 134 (6.9%)
  • Walked: 9 (0.5%)
  • Worked at home: 23 (1.2%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
67 people in nursing homes
18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,966.

7.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,218 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.47% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($19,707 average AGI)
2.03% relocated from other states ($7,511 average AGI)
Marion County:

2.03%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Muscogee County, GA  2.16% ($20,880 average AGI)
from Sumter County, GA  0.47% ($48,000)


8.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,595 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.33%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.28% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($20,421 average AGI)
2.05% relocated to other states ($6,169 average AGI)
Marion County:

2.05%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Muscogee County, GA  2.99% ($27,914 average AGI)
to Sumter County, GA  0.43% ($25,800)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.3

Births per 1000 population in Marion County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Marion County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 14.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Marion County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marion County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Marion County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marion County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marion County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marion County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Marion County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,094 (815 aged, 279 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 238 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Marion County, Georgia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (159)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (65)
  • Congestive heart failure (57)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (51)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (50)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (38)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (30)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (25)
  • Unspecified renal failure (21)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,850
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,008
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,826
  • In family households: 7,468 (1,017 male householders, 1,016 female householders)
    1,482 spouses, 2,825 children (2,370 natural, 171 adopted, 301 stepchildren), 426 grandchildren, 153 brothers or sisters, 106 parents, 217 other relatives, 236 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,275 (509 male householders (460 living alone)), 540 female householders (513 living alone)), 224 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 85

Size of family households: 1,081 2-persons, 405 3-persons, 289 4-persons, 141 5-persons, 69 6-persons, 50 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 974 1-person, 28 2-persons, 29 3-persons, 20 4-persons.

887 married couples with children.
714 single-parent households (137 men, 577 women).

95.5% of residents of Marion speak English at home.
3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $39,701,000 ($5,582 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,533,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $13,467,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,095,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $732,000
Federal grants: $16,525,000
Federal procurement contracts: $149,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,733,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $85,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,592,000
Federal Government insurance: $922,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 541
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 397
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +137
Here:

+19 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -168
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Marion County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.75 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.7

Year house built in Marion County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 922010 to 2013
  • 7932000 to 2009
  • 9201990 to 1999
  • 7181980 to 1989
  • 7551970 to 1979
  • 4011960 to 1969
  • 641950 to 1959
  • 191940 to 1949
  • 3551939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Marion County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marion County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 553 rooms
  • 1924 rooms
  • 6915 rooms
  • 5856 rooms
  • 2757 rooms
  • 1578 rooms
  • 2309+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1173 rooms
  • 2284 rooms
  • 2275 rooms
  • 1376 rooms
  • 847 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marion County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Marion County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 4082 bedrooms
  • 1,2883 bedrooms
  • 3524 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1581 bedroom
  • 1622 bedrooms
  • 4803 bedrooms
  • 544 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 82no vehicle
  • 5161 vehicle
  • 9882 vehicles
  • 4383 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 705+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Marion County population
  • 145no vehicle
  • 4001 vehicle
  • 2492 vehicles
  • 463 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

81.7% of Marion County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Georgia.

Marion County:

81.7%
State average:

83.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,539
  • Other state: 1,927
  • Northeast: 271
  • Midwest: 347
  • South: 1,124
  • West: 190
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marion County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 64.3%Electricity
  • 26.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 69.7%Electricity
  • 21.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 35
Here:

3.9%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 28
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 17
Here:

7.9%
Georgia:

18.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Marion County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $53,000
    Sewerage: $35,000
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $399,000
    Regular Highways: $390,000
    Central Staff Services: $368,000
    Health - Other: $318,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $276,000
    Sewerage: $266,000
    General - Other: $245,000
    Correctional Institutions: $236,000
    Financial Administration: $231,000
    Police Protection: $221,000
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000
    Housing and Community Development: $53,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $40,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $39,000
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $29,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Libraries: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $66,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,403,000

Marion County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $265,000
    Sewerage: $244,000
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $138,000
    Interest Earnings: $118,000
    Rents: $31,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $367,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,752,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $795,000
    Other Selective Sales: $253,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $40,000
    Other License: $27,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $3,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Marion County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,644,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,599,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000

Marion County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,293,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 326
  • Number of aged recipients: 48
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 278
  • Number of recipients under 18: 54
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 164
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 108
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 115
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 153
Marion County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Marion County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Marion County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4978.6 years
John4372.5 years
James4366.8 years
Willie4372.4 years
Annie3579.7 years
William3275.1 years
Henry2073.3 years
Robert2071.8 years
Charlie2071.5 years
Mattie1784.0 years
Most common last names in Marion County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2971.0 years
Williams2872.5 years
Welch2681.0 years
Brown2675.4 years
Johnson2279.0 years
Jackson2076.2 years
Jones1976.4 years
Davis1776.2 years
Sales1674.9 years
Sampson1674.0 years
Businesses in Marion County, GA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1True Value1
Nike1U-Haul1
Subway1UPS1