The unemployment rate in Marion is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Marion jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Marion's cost of living is 17.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Marion, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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McDowell county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Marion's population is 7,752 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Marion is $130,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%. Check out the homes in the area
Marion public schools spend $9,553 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Marion. More Education