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Marion, VA (Virginia) Houses and Residents

Marion,VA index of house prices

Total population: 5,875 (All urban)

Houses: 2,872 (2,531 occupied: 1,276 owner occupied, 1,263 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

50%
State:

35%

Housing density: 691 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $102,559.

Median contract rent in 2016: $273 (lower quartile is $205, upper quartile is $335)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,338


Median gross rent in Marion, VA in 2016: $319

Housing units in Marion with a mortgage: 678 (5 second mortgage, 70 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 607

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $50,952

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,833

Median monthly housing costs: $548


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Marion, Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $114,570 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Marion:

$114,570
Virginia:

$264,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,954 - $194,929
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1970

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,962
  • In family households: 4,206 (736 male householders, 682 female householders)
    906 spouses, 1,350 children (1,215 natural, 16 adopted, 124 stepchildren), 128 grandchildren, 109 brothers or sisters, 143 parents, 87 other relatives, 64 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,227 (476 male householders (443 living alone)), 646 female householders (600 living alone)), 101 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 532

Size of family households: 739 2-persons, 329 3-persons, 239 4-persons, 57 5-persons, 55 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,043 1-person, 77 2-persons.

512 married couples with children.
465 single-parent households (196 men, 269 women).

96.8% of residents of Marion speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (17% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 52% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 153 (2.6%)
(19.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Marion, Virginia:

  • 27no bedroom
  • 211 bedroom
  • 2612 bedrooms
  • 6593 bedrooms
  • 2634 bedrooms
  • 365+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Marion population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 2141 bedroom
  • 6112 bedrooms
  • 3193 bedrooms
  • 704 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Marion population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 21no vehicle
  • 4331 vehicle
  • 5372 vehicles
  • 2513 vehicles
  • 234 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Marion population

Cars and other vehicles available in Marion in renter-occupied apartments

  • 352no vehicle
  • 6071 vehicle
  • 2722 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Marion population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marion, Virginia:

  • 281 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 934 rooms
  • 2955 rooms
  • 3096 rooms
  • 1937 rooms
  • 1758 rooms
  • 1799+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Marion population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marion, Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 1703 rooms
  • 4174 rooms
  • 2365 rooms
  • 1996 rooms
  • 1147 rooms
  • 408 rooms
  • 409+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Marion population

Year house built

Median 2016 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, VA household income distribution

  • Marion, VA household income distribution
  • 526Less than $10,000
  • 203$10,000 to $14,999
  • 138$15,000 to $19,999
  • 125$20,000 to $24,999
  • 114$25,000 to $29,999
  • 174$30,000 to $34,999
  • 194$35,000 to $39,999
  • 146$40,000 to $44,999
  • 145$45,000 to $49,999
  • 134$50,000 to $59,999
  • 141$60,000 to $74,999
  • 205$75,000 to $99,999
  • 115$100,000 to $124,999
  • 58$125,000 to $149,999
  • 13$150,000 to $199,999
  • 57$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Marion, VA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Marion, VA
  • 34Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$25,000 to $29,999
  • 40$30,000 to $34,999
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 24$40,000 to $49,999
  • 38$50,000 to $59,999
  • 90$60,000 to $69,999
  • 123$70,000 to $79,999
  • 105$80,000 to $89,999
  • 52$90,000 to $99,999
  • 74$100,000 to $124,999
  • 117$125,000 to $149,999
  • 104$150,000 to $174,999
  • 104$175,000 to $199,999
  • 93$200,000 to $249,999
  • 69$250,000 to $299,999
  • 49$300,000 to $399,999
  • 11$400,000 to $499,999
  • 14$500,000 to $749,999
  • 7$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Marion, VA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Marion, VA
  • 65Less than $100
  • 50$100 to $149
  • 25$150 to $199
  • 76$200 to $249
  • 88$250 to $299
  • 111$300 to $349
  • 112$350 to $399
  • 107$400 to $449
  • 251$450 to $499
  • 80$500 to $549
  • 44$550 to $599
  • 26$600 to $649
  • 10$650 to $699
  • 15$750 to $799
  • 27$800 to $899
  • 5$1,000 to $1,249
  • 21$1,500 to $1,999
  • 111No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1672010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 131980 to 1989
  • 201970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Marion population
Marion commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 217
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 672
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 499
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 220
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 128
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 69
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 192
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 9
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 36
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 34
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 41
  • 90 or more minutes: 22
Marion, VA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.4%
Number of people working at home: 20 (0.9% of all workers)

Marion mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,738 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 388 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 64 (1%)
  • Taxi: 51 (1%)
  • Walked: 88 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 20 (0%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 974
 English: 297
 German: 259
 European: 167
 Irish: 150
 Scottish: 114
 Scotch-Irish: 73
 Italian: 32
 Haitian: 30
 Welsh: 20
 Danish: 19
 Austrian: 16
 Hungarian: 9
 Polish: 9
 Dutch: 5
 African: 5
 Lithuanian: 4

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

  • 48%Mexico
  • 15%Haiti
  • 8%Scotland
  • 7%Denmark
  • 3%Korea
  • 3%Germany
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 4,291
  • Other state: 1,499
  • Northeast: 203
  • Midwest: 212
  • South: 1,006
  • West: 72

78% of Marion residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Virginia.

Marion:

78.5%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 22
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 178
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 60
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 790
  • Less than 1 year of college: 93
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 351
  • Associate degree: 181
  • Bachelor's degree: 159
  • Master's degree: 95
  • Professional school degree: 18
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 52
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 100
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 59
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 14
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 726
  • Less than 1 year of college: 156
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 403
  • Associate degree: 238
  • Bachelor's degree: 248
  • Master's degree: 175
  • Professional school degree: 16
  • Doctorate degree: 8

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.7%Males
  • 5.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 13.7%Females
Marion marital status for males
Marion marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,023
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 131
  • 3 or 4: 151
  • 5 to 9: 137
  • 10 to 19: 253
  • 20 to 49: 56
  • 50 or more: 27
  • Mobile homes: 63

Median worth of mobile homes: $33,683

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 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
  • Electricity (47.1%)
  • Utility gas (36.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12.2%)
  • No fuel used (1.6%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Electricity (67.7%)
  • Utility gas (17.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.3%)
  • Wood (5.5%)
  • Coal or coke (1.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Virginia:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 63
Here:

24.6%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 20
Here:

9.4%
Virginia:

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 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 (Noninstitutionalized)