Real Estate Market Update for

Marion, NC
$27,596
Median Household Income
1,471/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Marion, NC

Area Overview for

Marion, NC
  • Population: 8,216
  • Median Age: 39.9 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.75%
  • Population Density: 1,471/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.31%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Marion, NC
  • Closest Airport: Asheville Regional
  • Closest College: MONTREAT COLLEGE
  • Closest Jr. College MCDOWELL TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $27,596
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $83,550
  • Closest Major Sports Team: ASHEVILLE TOURISTS (A)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 12%

School Information for

Marion, NC
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Mcdowell Alternative Education Center 1.3 mi Public 6-12
New Manna Christian School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
East Mcdowell Junior High School 1.7 mi Public 6-8
Marion Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5
Mcdowell High School 1.7 mi Public 9-12
Eastfield Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5
Glenwood Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Mcdowell Early Colle 2.7 mi Public 9-12
West Mcdowell Junior High School 3.0 mi Public 6-8
Pleasant Gardens Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
West Marion Elementary School 4.3 mi Public K-5
North Cove Elementary School 8.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Marion, NC