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Marion County, Iowa

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Table

Marion County, Iowa
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
33,380
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
33,380
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
33,414
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 33,414
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 33,309
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.4%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 1,918
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 1.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 14,303
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 73.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $160,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,233
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $491
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $721
Building permits, 2021 152
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 13,532
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.33
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 80.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 2.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 89.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 82.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 93.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 30.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 9.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
4.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 65.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 61.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 30,752
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 165,650
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,031,627
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 363,824
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,887
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 19.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $64,136
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $33,571
Persons in poverty, percent
8.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 836
Total employment, 2020 16,508
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 794,146
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -2.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,250
All firms, 2012 2,604
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,307
Women-owned firms, 2012 766
Minority-owned firms, 2012 50
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,354
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 316
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,062
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 60.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 554.53
FIPS Code 19125
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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