Marion IA Community
Marion has a small-town charm all of its own, yet is within minutes to Cedar Rapids, the second-largest city in the state. Located in Linn County, Marion is known as a wonderful place to raise a family, with vibrant neighborhoods, excellent schools and a variety of cultural and recreational amenities. The town has been designated a Blue Zone community, which indicates a demographic and/or geographic area of the world where people live measurably longer lives. Marion was named one of the 10 Best Towns for Families by Family Circle magazine.
High-ranking schools, 15 parks, Uptown district contribute to quality of life.
ImaginArt in the Alleys turns underused space into community gathering place
There are endless recreational opportunities in Marion – just get out and find what interests you!
Marion's redevelopment project brands town as a regional hub for business, urban living and entertainment
Artistic displays, classes and events emphasize the arts in Marion.
New business-education initiative offers students innovative career planning
Marion schools offer families a high-quality education, from preschool through college.
Businesses are finding the perfect home base in Marion thanks to amenities, growth and a welcoming community
Marion businesses, community grow thanks to fiber connectivity
Services that makes smiles brighter is a growing field in Marion