Marion, MA

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Marion Profile


Overview

Marion is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 5,086 people and just one neighborhood, Marion is the 248th largest community in Massachusetts.

Housing costs in Marion are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Marion is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.13% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Marion is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marion who work in management occupations (14.62%), teaching (13.04%), and office and administrative support (11.69%).

Of important note, Marion is also a town of artists. Marion has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Marion’s character.

Also of interest is that Marion has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Marion is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Marion’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One of the nice things about Marion is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

Marion Demographics

The education level of Marion ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Marion, 46.24% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Marion in 2010 was $43,446, which is upper middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $173,784 for a family of four. However, Marion contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Marion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marion residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Marion include English, Italian, German, and Portuguese.

The most common language spoken in Marion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Marion 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Marion 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Marion 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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OLD ROCHESTER


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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Old Rochester Regional High
135 Marion Rd
Mattapoisett, MA, 02739
09-12
Old Rochester Regional Jr High
133 Marion Rd
Mattapoisett, MA, 02739
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.6% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.7% 4.7%

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MARION


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sippican
16 Spring Street
Marion, MA, 02738
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.1% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 4.7%

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