Marion, OH

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2022 Population
65,366
0.227% 1-year decline
US Senator
Sherrod Brown
Democratic Party
US Senator
J. D. Vance
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
40.7
1.21% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
16.1%
5.93% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$55,106
7.75% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$135,900
18.4% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
27,120
2.3% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Marion, OH had a population of 65.4k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $55,106. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Marion, OH declined from 65,515 to 65,366, a −0.227% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,144 to $55,106, a 7.75% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Marion, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (87%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.81%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.99%), White (Hispanic) (1.02%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.766%).

None of the households in Marion, OH reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.4% of the residents in Marion, OH are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Marion, OH are Marion Technical College (416 degrees awarded in 2022), Ohio State University-Marion Campus (167 degrees), and Tri-Rivers Career Center (121 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Marion, OH was $135,900, and the homeownership rate was 67.2%.

Most people in Marion, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Marion, OH was 2 cars per household.

Marion, OH borders Bucyrus, OH and Columbus, OH.

Population & Diversity

Marion, OH is home to a population of 65.4k people, from which 99.4% are citizens. As of 2022, 1.5% of Marion, OH residents were born outside of the country (978 people).

In 2022, there were 18.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (56.9k people) in Marion, OH than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.14k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.61k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.4%
2022 Citizenship
99.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.4% of Marion, OH residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Marion, OH was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Marion, OH
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    56.9k ± 174
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    3.14k ± 299
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    2.61k ± 295
3.02%
Hispanic Population
1.97k people

In 2022, there were 18.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (56.9k people) in Marion, OH than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.14k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.61k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.02% of the people in Marion, OH are hispanic (1.97k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Marion, OH as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    65,962 ± 6,288 people
  2. Mexico
    43,233 ± 5,095 people
  3. China
    34,193 ± 4,533 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Ohio was India, the natal country of 65,962 Ohio residents, followed by Mexico with 43,233 and China with 34,193.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.5%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
978 people
1.59%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
1.04k people

As of 2022, 1.5% of Marion, OH residents (978 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Marion, OH was 1.59%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,370 ± 196
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    779 ± 215
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    698 ± 199

Marion, OH has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.76 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Marion, OH employs 27.1k people. The largest industries in Marion, OH are Manufacturing (6,279 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (4,626 people), and Retail Trade (2,999 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($79,295), Finance & Insurance ($60,787), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($58,550).

Males in Ohio have an average income that is 1.32 times higher than the average income of females, which is $57,975. The income inequality in Ohio (measured using the Gini index) is 0.456, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

27.1k
2022 Value
± 1,204
2.3%
1 Year growth
± 6.22%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Marion, OH grew at a rate of 2.3%, from 26.5k employees to 27.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Marion, OH, are Production Occupations (4,002 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,781 people), and Management Occupations (2,128 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Marion, OH.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

27.1k
2022 Value
± 1,204
2.3%
1 Year growth
± 6.22%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Marion, OH grew at a rate of 2.3%, from 26.5k employees to 27.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Marion, OH, are Manufacturing (6,279 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (4,626 people), and Retail Trade (2,999 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Marion, OH, though some of these residents may live in Marion, OH and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$43,378
Median earning men ± $2,404
$32,144
Median earning women ± $1,643

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($60,761), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($59,575), and Construction ($56,851).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($54,194), Public Administration ($51,688), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($50,192).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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1.48%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 5.51M people employed in Ohio. This represents a 1.48% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 15.4%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Ohio.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 607
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 310
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 305
    Manufacturing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Ohio went to Donald J. Trump with 53.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (45.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.14%).

Sherrod Brown and J. D. Vance are the senators currently representing the state of Ohio. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Ohio is currently represented by 15 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Ohio

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Sherrod Brown
Senator from Ohio1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
J. D. Vance
Senator from Ohio3
Assumed office on January 3, 2023

Sherrod Brown and J. D. Vance are the senators currently representing Ohio.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Ohio over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Ohio

Ohio is currently represented by 15 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Ohio have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Marion, OH awarded 704 degrees. The student population of Marion, OH in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 1,640 male students and 2,161 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Marion, OH are White (603 and 85.7%), followed by Black or African American (39 and 5.54%), Unknown (21 and 2.98%), and Two or More Races (17 and 2.41%).

The largest universities in Marion, OH by number of degrees awarded are Marion Technical College (416 and 59.1%), Ohio State University-Marion Campus (167 and 23.7%), and Tri-Rivers Career Center (121 and 17.2%).

The most popular majors in Marion, OH are General Studies (137 and 19.5%), General Business Administration & Management (74 and 10.5%), and Registered Nursing (68 and 9.66%).

The median tuition cost in Marion, OH for a public four year colleges is $8,677 for in-state students and $32,914 for out-of-state students.

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 3,801 students enrolled in Marion, OH, 43.1% men and 56.9% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 2,985 records, of which 59.8% were women and 40.2% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 137 degrees awarded
  2. 37 degrees awarded
  3. 31 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Marion, OH was General Studies with 137 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Marion, OH according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 416 degrees awarded
  2. 167 degrees awarded
  3. 121 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Marion Technical College with 416 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 276 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Marion, OH, which is 0.645 times less than the 428 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 603 degrees mean that there were 15.5 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 39 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 4-year or above ($8,677) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($625) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,012) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.724% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.686% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (3.05M), Some college (1.98M), and Bachelors Degree (1.63M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Marion, OH was $135,900 in 2022, which is 0.482 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $114,800 to $135,900, a 18.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Marion, OH is 67.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Marion, OH have an average commute time of 23.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Marion, OH is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Marion, OH is $55,106. In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Marion, OH was Delaware County, OH with a value of $123,995, followed by Union County, OH and Warren County, OH, with respective values of $104,496 and $103,128.

Property

$135,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$6,922
$16,334
Median Property Taxes
±$904

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Marion, OH the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Marion, OH compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

67.2%
Homeownership
2022
67%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 67.2% of the housing units in Marion, OH were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 67.3%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Marion, OH was Delaware County, OH with a value of $123,995, followed by Union County, OH and Warren County, OH, with respective values of $104,496 and $103,128.

The following map shows all of the counties in Marion, OH colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$55,106
Median Household Income
± $4,581
24.3k
Number of Households
± 1,126

In 2022, the median household income of the 24.3k households in Marion, OH grew to $55,106 from the previous year's value of $51,144.

The following chart displays the households in Marion, OH distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Marion, OH is from Ohio.
0.456
2022 Wage GINI in Ohio
0.456
2021 Wage GINI in Ohio

In 2022, the income inequality in Ohio was 0.456 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0361% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Ohio was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Ohio in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.9%)
  2. Carpooled (10.4%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.79%)

In 2022, 81.9% of workers in Marion, OH drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.4%) and those who worked at home (4.79%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

23.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Marion, OH have a shorter commute time (23.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.11% of the workforce in Marion, OH have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Marion, OH distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Marion, OH have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

16.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Marion, OH (9.64k out of 60k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Marion, OH is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.4% of the population of Marion, OH has health coverage, with 41.8% on employee plans, 25.7% on Medicaid, 15.5% on Medicare, 9.9% on non-group plans, and 1.48% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Ohio see 1291 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.921% decrease from the previous year (1303 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1566 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 346 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,291 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Ohio

Primary care physicians in Ohio see an average of 1,291 patients per year. This represents a 0.921% decrease from the previous year (1,303 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Ohio in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.1% under 18 years, 19.9% between 18 and 34 years, 37.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.2% were men and 50.8% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

5.56%
Uninsured
41.8%
Employer Coverage
25.7%
Medicaid
15.5%
Medicare
9.9%
Non-Group
1.48%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Marion, OH declined by 0.976% from 5.61% to 5.56%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Marion, OH changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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