Population density (sq mi)6085891
Median age34.237.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%42%43%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Marion is 949% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Marion is 9% lower than Arkansas
  • In Marion 63.22% of the population is White
  • In Marion 31.47% of the population is Black
  • In Marion 1.11% of the population is Asian

Compare Marion, AR Demographics


      Marion population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.32%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race2.25%2.23%3.06%
      Other race1.63%2.28%4.75%
      In Marion, 2.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Marion age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Marion, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).