Marion County is located in northwest Alabama. The County Seat is Hamilton and the largest city is Hamilton. The Official Web Site is located at http://marioncountyalabama.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 30,271 and the 2010 census population was 30,777. The land area is 742.29 square miles and there are 41.5 persons per square mile.
94% of the population is White, 4.2% is Black or African American, 2.5% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.1% is two or more races. 74.6% have a high school degree or higher, and 9.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $78,700, there are 12,700 households, an average of 2.34 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,576, the median household income is $32,888, and 20.9% of the persons in Marion County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,224. Retail sales (in $1000) were $209,924, and sales per capita were $7,116.
If you find a broken link below, please use the Report a Broken Link form to let us know.