Marion County TX Information


Marion County Subdivisions

Marion County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,427
Population in Households 10,260
Population in Familes 8,178
Population in Group Qrtrs 167
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 4,567
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 2,906
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,218 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,492 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,075 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,651 (26.6%)
Median Home Value $87,500
Average Home Value $125,165


Median Household Income $35,839
Average Household Income $48,404
Per Capita Income $21,475
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.18% -0.33%
Households -0.1% -0.28%
Families -0.21% -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   1.23%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Marion County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marion County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 167 35th
Population Density1 # 112 56th
Diversity Index2 # 196 23rd
Median Household Income # 232 9th
Per Capita Income # 183 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.