Marion, MT Profile: Facts & Data


Marion Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Marion Content

Also See: Marion, MT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Marion, Montana - Basic Facts

The Marion Census Designated Place had a population of 1,017 as of July 1, 2018. Marion ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Marion is located at latitude 48.0865 and longitude -114.6796 in Flathead County. The formal boundaries for the Marion Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Flathead County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,944 feet.

The Marion Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583826) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Marion Census Designated Place is located within Kalispell Southwest Division of Flathead County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Marion 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Marion (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Montana Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Montana Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Montana Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Marion, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,017
Population in Households 987
Population in Familes 805
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 60
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $48,508
Average Household Income $72,010
Per Capita Income $28,340


Total Housing Units 499 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 325 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (10.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 (24.2%)
Median Home Value $277,604
Average Home Value $340,846


Total Households 378
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 263
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.69% 2.42%
Households 1.51% 2.42%
Families 0.81% 2.25%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

Marion, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marion to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 89 76th
Population Density # 260 29th
Diversity Index # 287 22nd
Median Household Income # 177 52nd
Per Capita Income # 174 52nd

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Montana Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Montana July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: