Marion is a city located in North Carolina, United States.
Marion is very good for those who prefer quiet areas, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
In Marion, many of buildings are single detached homes, and mobile homes are also present in the housing stock. This city has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this city own their home and one third are renters. The average year of construction for houses in this city is 1980.
A vehicle is typically needed in this city to access one of about 20 grocery stores. As far as education is concerned, there are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in Marion and thus they can be a very long walk away. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
The car is very often the best approach to move around in this city. It is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, it is very impractical for pedestrians to navigate this city because almost no daily errands can be run on foot.