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Marion, SC (South Carolina) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $118,205 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Marion:

$118,205
South Carolina:

$179,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,413 - $160,200

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $131,638
Here:

$131,638
State:

$266,394

Marion,SC index of house prices

Total population: 6,751 (All urban)

Houses: 3,038 (2,410 occupied: 1,127 owner occupied, 1,260 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

53%
State:

30%

Housing density: 702 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $119,727.

Median contract rent in 2019: $256 (lower quartile is $146, upper quartile is $333)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2019: $406


Median gross rent in Marion, SC in 2019: $388

Housing units in Marion with a mortgage: 568 (0 second mortgage, 8 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 560

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $68,999

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,829

Median monthly housing costs: $570


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Marion, South Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1968

Median year apartment built: 1982

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,630
  • Male householders: 835 (338 living alone), Female householders: 1,576 (384 living alone)
  • 634 spouses (634 opposite-sex spouses), 122 unmarried partners, (122 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,453 children (2,336 natural, 62 adopted, 54 stepchildren), 264 grandchildren, 313 brothers or sisters, 114 parents, 0 foster children, 75 other relatives, 177 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 37

Size of family households: 706 2-persons, 527 3-persons, 290 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 14 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 723 1-person, 84 2-persons.

181 married couples with children.
1,272 single-parent households (0 men, 1,272 women).

96.6% of residents of Marion speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
2.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 147 (2.2%)
(83.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.5
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Marion, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Marion, South Carolina
  • 14no bedroom
  • 301 bedroom
  • 1302 bedrooms
  • 7713 bedrooms
  • 1654 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • 382no bedroom
  • 1511 bedroom
  • 2552 bedrooms
  • 5203 bedrooms
  • 154 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 123no vehicle
  • 1861 vehicle
  • 5192 vehicles
  • 1533 vehicles
  • 1204 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in renter-occupied apartments
  • 413no vehicle
  • 5771 vehicle
  • 2562 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marion, South Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marion, South Carolina
  • 131 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 643 rooms
  • 84 rooms
  • 2505 rooms
  • 3316 rooms
  • 2547 rooms
  • 1348 rooms
  • 659+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • 3801 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1443 rooms
  • 1634 rooms
  • 3715 rooms
  • 2426 rooms
  • 167 rooms
  • 98 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2019 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
  • Marion, SC household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Marion, SC in 2019
  • 461Less than $10,000
  • 288$10,000 to $19,999
  • 308$20,000 to $29,999
  • 260$30,000 to $39,999
  • 170$40,000 to $49,999
  • 66$50,000 to $59,999
  • 232$60,000 to $74,999
  • 284$75,000 to $99,999
  • 81$100,000 to $124,999
  • 121$125,000 to $149,999
  • 40$150,000 to $199,999
  • 43$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2019 in Marion, SC

  • Distribution of house value in Marion, SC in 2019
  • 37$30,000 to $34,999
  • 159$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $69,999
  • 132$70,000 to $79,999
  • 50$80,000 to $89,999
  • 41$90,000 to $99,999
  • 143$100,000 to $124,999
  • 161$125,000 to $149,999
  • 76$150,000 to $174,999
  • 126$175,000 to $199,999
  • 32$200,000 to $249,999
  • 19$250,000 to $299,999
  • 10$300,000 to $399,999
  • 10$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in Marion, SC

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Marion, SC in 2019
  • 120Less than $100
  • 134$100 to $149
  • 101$150 to $199
  • 64$200 to $249
  • 56$250 to $299
  • 44$350 to $399
  • 156$400 to $449
  • 158$450 to $499
  • 126$500 to $549
  • 15$550 to $599
  • 33$600 to $649
  • 101No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2019

Percentage of workers working in this county: 47.8%
Number of people working at home: 40 (1.8% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 312
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 220
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 276
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 331
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 153
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 36
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 304
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 136
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 152
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 119
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 75
  • 90 or more minutes: 91
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Marion

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,717 (94%)
  • Carpooled: 122 (4%)
  • Taxi: 10 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 40 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
  • Unemployment by race in 2019
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.8%Males
  • 15.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 19.1%Males
  • 9.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 100.0%Males
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Marion, South Carolina
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Marion, South Carolina
  • 02010 or later
  • 522000 to 2009
  • 391990 to 1999
  • 51980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 16Before 1970
Ancestries in Marion, SC

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 216 (4.2%)
  • African: 130 (2.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 86 (1.7%)
  • European: 46 (0.9%)
  • German: 35 (0.7%)
  • Irish: 30 (0.6%)
  • English: 29 (0.6%)
  • French: 23 (0.5%)
  • South African: 21 (0.4%)
  • Sierra Leonean: 20 (0.4%)
  • Italian: 17 (0.3%)
  • Scottish: 9 (0.2%)
  • Danish: 2 (0.04%)

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

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Marion:

73.5% (108)
South Carolina:

3.7% (9,447)

Vietnam
Marion:

21.8% (32)
South Carolina:

2.5% (6,408)

Denmark
Marion:

2.7% (4)
South Carolina:

0.1% (250)

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

  • This state: 5,554
  • Other state: 824
  • Northeast: 276
  • Midwest: 30
  • South: 351
  • West: 167

91.5% of Marion residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39.3% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 34.5% lived in South Carolina.


Marion:

91.5%
State average:

85.7%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 14
  • 7th and 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 18
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 822
  • Less than 1 year of college: 149
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 239
  • Associate degree: 4
  • Bachelor's degree: 219
  • Master's degree: 26
  • Professional school degree: 22
  • Doctorate degree: 77
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 20
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1
  • 5th and 6th grade: 52
  • 7th and 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 51
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 84
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 82
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 959
  • Less than 1 year of college: 10
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 452
  • Associate degree: 119
  • Bachelor's degree: 305
  • Master's degree: 244
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 18
Educational Attainment for Females
Marion marital status for males
Marion marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,021
  • One, attached: 63
  • Two: 336
  • 3 or 4: 299
  • 5 to 9: 156
  • Mobile homes: 147

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,506

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2019: 5.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2019: 8.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 21 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Marion
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Marion, SC
  • 58.5%Electricity
  • 36.4%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marion, SC
  • 97.9%Electricity
  • 2.1%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
South Carolina:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 232
Here:

65.0%
South Carolina:

20.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
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