Marion, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
HomeSnacks is reader-supported. When you click through real estate links on our site, we earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.

Marion, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
6,598
Unemployment
13.1%
Poverty
24.5%
Median Home
$108,500
Median Income
$24,227
Median Rent
$565

Marion SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Marion, SC Crime Report

393
Total Crimes
6,269.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
167.26%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Marion
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 393 6,269.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 79 1,260.4 530.7 387.8
Murder 4 63.8 10.5 6.5
Robbery 9 143.6 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 63 1,005.1 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 314 5,009.6 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 64 1,021.1 448.0 314.2
Larceny 232 3,701.3 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 18 287.2 282.1 246.0

Marion, SC Cost Of Living

87
Marion's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Marion South Carolina National Average
Overall 87 93 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 99 105 100
Health 108 95 100
Housing 54 80 100
Transportation 110 94 100
Utilities 104 105 100

Marion, SC Photos

Rankings for Marion in South Carolina

Map Of Marion, SC

Best Places Around Marion

1

Murrells Inlet, SC
Population 9,292

2

Red Hill, SC
Population 16,290

3

Little River, SC
Population 9,692

4

Socastee, SC
Population 25,846

5

Florence, SC
Population 38,535

6

North Myrtle Beach, SC
Population 16,684

7

Laurinburg, NC
Population 15,118

8

Hartsville, SC
Population 7,559

9

Conway, SC
Population 24,747

10

Myrtle Beach, SC
Population 33,638

Population over time in Marion

Year Population % Change
2020 6,598 0.8%
2019 6,548 -0.6%
2018 6,590 -2.5%
2017 6,756 -0.5%
2016 6,793 -0.6%
2015 6,833 -0.6%
2014 6,877 -0.7%
2013 6,924 -0.4%
2012 6,953 -0.2%
2011 6,970 -

Race / Ethnicity in Marion

White
19.1% (1,258)
African American
77.8% (5,136)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.0% (196)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.1% (8)
Race Marion SC USA
White 19.1% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 77.8% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 3.0% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.0% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.1% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Marion

Female
57.7% (3,806)
Male
42.3% (2,792)
Gender Marion SC USA
Female 57.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 42.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Marion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (197)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (791)
High School / GED
44.0% (2,903)
Some College
17.0% (1,121)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (329)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (725)
Master's Degree
8.0% (527)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Marion SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Marion, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
19.1% (126,034)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.5% (69,042)
$15,000 to $24,999
22.4% (147,626)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (82,349)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (63,268)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.5% (49,208)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (82,600)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.1% (27,115)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (12,553)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Marion SC USA
Less than $10,000 19.1% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.5% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 22.4% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.5% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.1% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 5.1% 8.3%

Articles About South Carolina

Enjoy The Snack?