Marion is located close to the center of Alabama. Marion is between the Perry, Hale county. Marion has 10.57 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Marion population is 3,587, which has grown 2.16% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Marion median household income is $30,720 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.26% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 27.47% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Marion median house value is $110,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 89.04% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 45.48% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Marion is close to the state average in quality. The Marion area code is 334.