Marion County is located in northeastern Missouri. The County Seat is Palmyra and the largest city is Hannibal. The Official Web Site is located at http://marioncountymo.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 28,920 and the 2010 census population was 28,781. The land area is 436.92 square miles and there are 65.9 persons per square mile.
91.7% of the population is White, 5.2% is Black or African American, 1.5% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.7% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.1% is two or more races. 84.1% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $102,200, there are 11,203 households, an average of 2.42 persons per household. The per capita income is $21,909, the median household income is $42,046, and 16.2% of the persons in Marion County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,150. Retail sales (in $1000) were $422,995, and sales per capita were $15,033. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 21.5%.
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