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Total population: 17,460 (Urban population: 17,007 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 453 (14 farm, 439 nonfarm))

Marion,IL index of house prices


Houses: 7,569 (6,937 occupied: 4,505 owner occupied, 2,432 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

36%

Housing density: 590 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $252,754.


Median contract rent in 2009: $433 (lower quartile is $310, upper quartile is $543)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $400


Median gross rent in Marion, IL in 2009: $577


Housing units in Marion with a mortgage: 1,989 (207 second mortgage, 115 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,946


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,167


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,400


Median monthly housing costs: $603





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Marion, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $88,210 (it was $64,800 in 2000)
Marion:

$88,210
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,722 - $161,629

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $136,147
Here:

$136,147
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $7,474
Here:

$7,474
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $91,715
Here:

$91,715
State:

$282,193

Mobile homes: $36,409
Here:

$36,409
State:

$35,670

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,503
  • In family households: 12,702 (3,353 male householders, 1,040 female householders)
    3,323 spouses, 4,350 children (4,032 natural, 59 adopted, 259 stepchildren), 257 grandchildren, 50 brothers or sisters, 37 parents, 83 other relatives, 209 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,801 (841 male householders (686 living alone)), 1,721 female householders (1,640 living alone)), 239 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 490 (475 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,123 2-persons, 1,059 3-persons, 782 4-persons, 292 5-persons, 95 6-persons, 42 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,326 1-person, 227 2-persons, 9 3-persons.

2,299 married couples with children.
1,068 single-parent households (186 men, 882 women).

97.2% of residents of Marion speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 147 (0.9%)
(42.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Marion, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 8
  • 3 rooms: 38
  • 4 rooms: 700
  • 5 rooms: 1,388
  • 6 rooms: 1,067
  • 7 rooms: 642
  • 8 rooms: 292
  • 9 or more rooms: 363
  • 1 room: 51
  • 2 rooms: 185
  • 3 rooms: 317
  • 4 rooms: 874
  • 5 rooms: 581
  • 6 rooms: 257
  • 7 rooms: 97
  • 8 rooms: 44
  • 9 or more rooms: 26
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marion, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 84
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,533
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,275
  • 4 bedrooms: 523
  • 5+ bedrooms: 83
  • no bedroom: 71
  • 1 bedroom: 497
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,232
  • 3 bedrooms: 548
  • 4 bedrooms: 75
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 244
  • 1 vehicle: 1,582
  • 2 vehicles: 2,033
  • 3 vehicles: 472
  • 4 vehicles: 143
  • 5+ vehicles: 31
  • no vehicle: 440
  • 1 vehicle: 1,359
  • 2 vehicles: 540
  • 3 vehicles: 73
  • 4 vehicles: 20
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 338
  • 2000 to 2004: 857
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,097
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,087
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,153
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,110
  • 1950 to 1959: 780
  • 1940 to 1949: 555
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,473

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Marion, IL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Marion, IL:

  • Less than $10,000: 56
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 28
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 82
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 90
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 81
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 91
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 98
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 241
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 312
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 331
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 328
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 315
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 316
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 817
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 508
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 282
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 249
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 275
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 145
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 141
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 31
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 55
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 10
  • $1,000,000 or more: 22
 


Marion rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Marion:

  • Less than $100: 123 people
  • $100 to $149: 44
  • $150 to $199: 103
  • $200 to $249: 134
  • $250 to $299: 28
  • $300 to $349: 83
  • $350 to $399: 76
  • $400 to $449: 189
  • $450 to $499: 168
  • $500 to $549: 230
  • $550 to $599: 216
  • $600 to $649: 294
  • $650 to $699: 87
  • $700 to $749: 125
  • $750 to $799: 149
  • $800 to $899: 208
  • $900 to $999: 71
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 51
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 48
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 140
  • $2,000 or more: 25
  • No cash rent: 94
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 5
  • 1990 to 1994: 39
  • 1985 to 1989: 31
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 18
  • 1970 to 1974: 15
  • 1965 to 1969: 31


Marion, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 77.3%
Number of people working at home: 139 (2.0% of all workers)


Marion commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 423
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1593
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1502
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 911
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 710
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 301
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 609
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 117
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 70
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 182
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 189
  • 90 or more minutes: 131
 


Marion mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,896 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 733 (11%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Walked: 59 (1%)
  • Other means: 43 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 139 (2%)
 


Marion, IL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1023
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 515
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 677
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 741
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 480
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 463
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 482
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 305
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 288
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 458
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 593
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 435
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 206
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 82
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 74
  • $200,000 or more: 133
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1789
 United States or American: 1786
 English: 1623
 Other groups: 1423
 Irish: 1168
 Italian: 440
 Scotch-Irish: 292
 French (except Basque): 250
 European: 181
 Scottish: 179
 Polish: 147
 Norwegian: 104
 Dutch: 97
 French Canadian: 76
 Swiss: 62
 Swedish: 59
 Lithuanian: 58
 Welsh: 56
 Czechoslovakian: 43
 Hungarian: 41
 Danish: 33
 British: 33
 Czech: 27
 Subsaharan African:: 20
 African: 20
 Canadian: 16
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 13
 Jamaican: 13
 Croatian: 12
 Belgian: 12
 Slavic: 11
 Scandinavian: 10
 Austrian: 10
 Yugoslavian: 9
 Arab:: 8
 Israeli: 8
 Arab/Arabic: 8
 Serbian: 8
 Russian: 8
 Greek: 6
 Slovene: 6
 Ukrainian: 4


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (42%)
  • Japan (8%)
  • Honduras (7%)
  • India (7%)
  • France (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Jordan (5%)


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

  • This state: 12203
  • Northeast: 173
  • Midwest: 1595
  • South: 1349
  • West: 403

51% of Marion residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Illinois.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 66
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 51
  • 7th and 8th grade: 253
  • 9th grade: 64
  • 10th grade: 121
  • 11th grade: 185
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 203
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,397
  • Less than 1 year of college: 447
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 820
  • Associate degree: 385
  • Bachelor's degree: 605
  • Master's degree: 200
  • Professional school degree: 131
  • Doctorate degree: 40

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 28
  • 5th and 6th grade: 41
  • 7th and 8th grade: 522
  • 9th grade: 170
  • 10th grade: 150
  • 11th grade: 213
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 160
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,005
  • Less than 1 year of college: 483
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 908
  • Associate degree: 463
  • Bachelor's degree: 551
  • Master's degree: 279
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 7.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.9%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 16.0%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 16.4%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 19.4%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 22.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $36,446
  • Black householders: $23,249
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $8,897
  • Some other race householders: $24,881
  • Two or more races householders: $38,135
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $28,929
Marion household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Marion household income for Black householders
Marion household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Marion household income for Asian householders
Marion household income for Some other race householders
Marion household income for Two or more races householders
Marion household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Marion marital status for males
Marion marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $92,021
  • Black or African American householders: $32,942
  • Some other race householders: $102,094
  • Two or more races householders: $53,769
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $103,047

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,164
  • One, attached: 120
  • Two: 519
  • 3 or 4: 501
  • 5 to 9: 249
  • 10 to 19: 72
  • 20 to 49: 170
  • 50 or more: 218
  • Mobile homes: 556

Median worth of mobile homes: $23,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Marion:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marion
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (54.7%)
  • Electricity (42.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Electricity (59.1%)
  • Utility gas (38.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 79
Here:

4.5%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 71
Here:

9.6%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 28
Here:

3.9%
Illinois:

25.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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