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West Marion, NC Real Estate

West Marion, North Carolina is located in McDowell County. Nearby cities and towns include Marion, Old Fort, Glen Alpine, Montreat, Black Mountain, Spruce Pine, Lake Lure, Salem, Morganton, Ruth, Chimney Rock Village, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Swannanoa, Gerton, Bostic, Fairview, Forest City, Burnsville, Drexel, Casar, and Edneyville. West Marion is a rural community with a population of 1,331. The median household income is $34,463. In West Marion, 48% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of West Marion commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 69% of residents holding white collar jobs and 31% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in West Marion, NC is 22 years, with 54% of those homes owned, 37% rented, and 8% not occupied. In the previous year, 9 West Marion properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in West Marion in the previous year was $105,213.

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West Marion, NC Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

West Marion, NC
  • 52% Single
  • 48% Married
North Carolina
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

West Marion, NC
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
North Carolina
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in West Marion, NC

  • 41
  • 38
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  • North Carolina

Average Age of Homes in West Marion, NC

  • 22
  • 22
  • West Marion, NC
  • North Carolina

Vacant Homes in West Marion, NC

  • 8%
  • 12%
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  • North Carolina

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $37,599
  • $62,851
  • West Marion, NC
  • North Carolina

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

West Marion, NC
  • 54% Owned
  • 37% Rented
North Carolina
  • 57% Owned
  • 31% Rented