Business

These business reports and presentations provide data on key industry trends and targets for business attraction.

Community

These community reports and presentations provide insights on needs for housing, childcare and other community assets.

Tourism

Travelers spend more than $55 million each year in Marion County, Iowa. Learn more about efforts to grow our travel industry.

Infrastructure

These reports and presentations provide data on key infrastructure needs.

  • 2021 Regional Broadband Study

Workforce

Our people are one of our most valuable resources.  These business reports and presentations provide data on workforce wages, skills and strategies for recruitment.

Marion County Demographics

  • Total Population: 33,253
  • Labor Force: 17,933
  • Unemployment Rate (2020): 4.2%
  • Percentage with High School Diploma or More (Age 25+): 93.3%
  • Median Household Income: $66,381
  • Total Households: 13,365
  • Total Employer Establishments: 862
  • Median Age: 39.4
  • Poverty Rate: 8.2%