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Statistics & Facts

The Iowa state capital is Des Moines.
The population of Marion is approximately 20,403 (1990), 34768 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 7,998 (1990), 14108 (2010).
The amount of land area in Marion is 24.733 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Marion to Washington DC is 828 miles.
The distance to the Iowa state capital is 112 miles. (as the crow flies)
Marion is positioned 42.03 degrees north of the equator and 91.58 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Granger House at Marion Historical Museum, Inc.
970 10th St.
P.O. Box 753
Marion, Iowa 52302
Phone: 319-377-6672
Tours 1-4 Thursday through Sunday May through September
Victorian Christmas: Thanksgiving to the first January weekend or by appointment 319-377-6672

Marion Heritage Center
490 10th Street
P. O. Box 753
Changing Exhibits, Wed. - Sunday 1-4 all year except holidays, or by appointment: 319-447-6377

Marion has many antique and specialty shops.
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Marion Schools

Marion Independent Schools
777 So. 15th St.
PO Box 606
Marion, Iowa 52302-0606
Fax (319) 377-4692

Marion High School
675 South 15th Street
Marion, Iowa 52302
Phone: (319) 377-9891
Fax (319) 377-7621 Marion


Marion, Iowa predates its much larger neighbor, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, by many years, even though it now is a much smaller community.

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