Marion, North Carolina 

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Population

7,752

-3.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$31,498

Median Home Price

$130,500

Best Places to Live in Marion, North Carolina

September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Marion, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Marion
 $175,000 
70 Yankee Run Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1463 SqFt
 $509,000 
1327 Mountain Crest Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3390 SqFt
 $350,000 
1689 Hankins Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3288 SqFt

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City: Marion
Zip Codes: 28752 28761


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Marion is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Marion jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Marion's cost of living is 17.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Marion's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Marion, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
McDowell county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Marion's population is 7,752 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Marion is $130,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Marion public schools spend $9,553 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Marion. More Education


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Housing Market in Marion

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The median home price in Marion is $130,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Marion   1 Reviews
Housing Discrimnation & local Market - 5/24/2009
Before the economy went bad, I was trying to live in Marion. I called on a place to rent. The owner did not want children living in her unit. I didnt know that... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN MARION
$175,000
70 Yankee Run Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$509,000
1327 Mountain Crest Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$350,000
1689 Hankins Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$179,900
23 Serendipity Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$129,900
143 Long St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$138,500
190 Shell Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$55,000
378 Greasy Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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