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Marion, SC (South Carolina) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $121,404 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Marion:

$121,404
South Carolina:

$161,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $71,783 - $173,613

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $120,917
Here:

$120,917
State:

$244,698

Marion,SC index of house prices

Total population: 6,751 (All urban)

Houses: 2,945 (2,394 occupied: 1,226 owner occupied, 1,165 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

49%
State:

31%

Housing density: 681 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $134,718.

Median contract rent in 2017: $256 (lower quartile is $146, upper quartile is $333)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $374


Median gross rent in Marion, SC in 2017: $388

Housing units in Marion with a mortgage: 539 (0 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 694

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,466

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $39,276

Median monthly housing costs: $518


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Marion, South Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1971

Median year apartment built: 1982

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,766
  • In family households: 5,939 (515 male householders, 1,112 female householders)
    798 spouses, 2,670 children (2,593 natural, 27 adopted, 49 stepchildren), 180 grandchildren, 232 brothers or sisters, 140 parents, 165 other relatives, 146 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 795 (336 male householders (328 living alone)), 430 female householders (411 living alone)), 28 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 35

Size of family households: 698 2-persons, 401 3-persons, 304 4-persons, 109 5-persons, 77 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 739 1-person, 31 2-persons.

280 married couples with children.
1,483 single-parent households (39 men, 1,444 women).

97.5% of residents of Marion speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 95 (1.4%)
(88.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.7
State:

4.5

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
  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 1942 bedrooms
  • 7343 bedrooms
  • 2154 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • 191no bedroom
  • 1681 bedroom
  • 2552 bedrooms
  • 5443 bedrooms
  • 324 bedrooms
  • 65+ 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
  • 118no vehicle
  • 3001 vehicle
  • 4952 vehicles
  • 2453 vehicles
  • 524 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in renter-occupied apartments
  • 334no vehicle
  • 6411 vehicle
  • 1672 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 94 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
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 573 rooms
  • 354 rooms
  • 2975 rooms
  • 2806 rooms
  • 3067 rooms
  • 1048 rooms
  • 1519+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, South Carolina
  • 1901 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1603 rooms
  • 1584 rooms
  • 4165 rooms
  • 2136 rooms
  • 407 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 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 2017
  • 562Less than $10,000
  • 345$10,000 to $19,999
  • 198$20,000 to $29,999
  • 342$30,000 to $39,999
  • 169$40,000 to $49,999
  • 157$50,000 to $59,999
  • 209$60,000 to $74,999
  • 171$75,000 to $99,999
  • 61$100,000 to $124,999
  • 56$125,000 to $149,999
  • 62$150,000 to $199,999
  • 23$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Marion, SC

  • Distribution of house value in Marion, SC in 2017
  • 10$10,000 to $14,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 117$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 101$50,000 to $59,999
  • 39$60,000 to $69,999
  • 116$70,000 to $79,999
  • 39$80,000 to $89,999
  • 31$90,000 to $99,999
  • 153$100,000 to $124,999
  • 156$125,000 to $149,999
  • 160$150,000 to $174,999
  • 149$175,000 to $199,999
  • 25$200,000 to $249,999
  • 13$250,000 to $299,999
  • 13$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Marion, SC

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Marion, SC in 2017
  • 105Less than $100
  • 108$100 to $149
  • 59$150 to $199
  • 141$200 to $249
  • 82$250 to $299
  • 123$350 to $399
  • 104$400 to $449
  • 126$450 to $499
  • 166$500 to $549
  • 29$600 to $649
  • 36No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 52.7%
Number of people working at home: 24 (1.2% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 101
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 202
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 385
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 314
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 113
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 67
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 143
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 139
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 45
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 167
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 167
  • 90 or more minutes: 58
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Marion

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,424 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 282 (10%)
  • Taxi: 9 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 24 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 17.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 21.7%Males
  • 11.5%Females
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
  • 372000 to 2009
  • 161990 to 1999
  • 51980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 16Before 1970
Ancestries in Marion, SC

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 190 (3.9%)
  • Irish: 91 (1.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 88 (1.8%)
  • African: 75 (1.5%)
  • French: 55 (1.1%)
  • English: 30 (0.6%)
  • German: 28 (0.6%)
  • Italian: 26 (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 21 (0.4%)
  • Sierra Leonean: 20 (0.4%)
  • South African: 14 (0.3%)

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

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Marion:

82.1% (78)
South Carolina:

3.8% (9,018)

Philippines
Marion:

24.2% (23)
South Carolina:

3.9% (9,265)

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

  • This state: 5,473
  • Other state: 1,112
  • Northeast: 532
  • Midwest: 43
  • South: 401
  • West: 147

92.0% of Marion residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34.2% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 25.0% lived in South Carolina.


Marion:

92.0%
State average:

85.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 553
  • Less than 1 year of college: 196
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 392
  • Associate degree: 171
  • Bachelor's degree: 196
  • Master's degree: 37
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 52
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 14
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 42
  • 7th and 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 81
  • 11th grade: 114
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 36
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 692
  • Less than 1 year of college: 87
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 510
  • Associate degree: 116
  • Bachelor's degree: 333
  • Master's degree: 225
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 12
Educational Attainment for Females
Marion marital status for males
Marion marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,930
  • One, attached: 142
  • Two: 315
  • 3 or 4: 357
  • 5 to 9: 89
  • Mobile homes: 89

Median worth of mobile homes: $14,323

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 7.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 4.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 21 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 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
  • 66.8%Electricity
  • 30.0%Utility gas
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marion, SC
  • 95.3%Electricity
  • 2.6%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 34
Here:

3.6%
South Carolina:

9.2%

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

0.0%
South Carolina:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 171
Here:

48.6%
South Carolina:

19.9%
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