Marion, Iowa 

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Economy in Marion, Iowa

Marion has an unemployment rate of 2.5%. The US average is 3.9%.

Marion has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.9%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Marion
- The Sales Tax Rate for Marion is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Marion is 9.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Marion
- The average income of a Marion resident is $31,037 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Marion resident is $62,532 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMarion, IowaUnited States
  2.6%3.7%
  1.3%1.6%
  30.9%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  7.4%4.6%
  $33,504$31,177
  $69,882$57,652
  $85,215$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.9%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.2%6.2%
  18.0%10.4%
  3.3%2.7%
  12.7%11.6%
  2.8%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  2.9%2.1%
  5.2%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  5.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.0%4.3%
  7.6%9.3%
  14.2%13.8%
  1.5%2.2%
  6.7%7.4%
  3.2%4.9%
  3.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Marion    3 Reviews
    Good For Families, Bad For Entertainment - 5/22/2019
    I've lived in Marion for ~22 years now, and it has its pros (+) and cons (-): + Marion is one of the safest places to live in the country. + The cost of living vs... Read More

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    A good place to live - 12/16/2010
    Marion is clean, affordable and has one of the lowest crime rates in the state. The people here are friendly and helpful. Marion shares a border with Cedar Rapids... Read More

    Marion Iowa: The place for now and the future - 4/15/2010
    Marion is one of the fastest growing communities in Iowa. We have a highly educated workforce, affordable housing, low crime and excellent education. Plus, there is much... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN MARION, IOWA
    52302

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