Marion, Alabama

Population 3,641

Marion is located in Perry County, AL. The population is 3,641, making Marion the largest city in Perry County.

There are 2 public schools in Marion with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Marion is moderate , and there are 23 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Marion is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Marion property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Marion include Newbern, Marion Junction and Greensboro.

Marion Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.5%

Crime Rate

21.6% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 299
  • Violent Crimes: 854
  • Robbery: 85
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

71.16% Higher than national avg.
  • 23 offenders in Marion
  • 63.17 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

29 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 28


High 20.9%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 13.3%
  • National unemployment average: 13.3%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Marion, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Marion's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
1 Private School

Marion Academy

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2 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Marion, AL

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2004, the city of Marion, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2003, the city of Marion, AL issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $510
  • 1 Bedroom: $580
  • 2 Bedrooms: $700
  • 3 Bedrooms: $900
  • 4 Bedrooms: $970

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Environmental Hazards

29 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Marion, AL has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Marion, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.06 Average
    Marion, AL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.3°
  • February 47.48°
  • March 55.78°
  • April 63.85°
  • May 70.33°
  • June 79.24°
  • July 81.96°
  • August 81.33°
  • September 73.97°
  • October 61.7°
  • November 53.23°
  • December 46.28°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Marion, AL

Marion, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Marion, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Marion, AL has a low risk of hail storms.
Marion, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Marion, AL: $27,088


Unemployment in Marion is 20.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 13.3% and 13.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.34%
White Collar - 53.66%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

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  • No hospitals found in Marion, AL

1 Library view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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