Perry County courthouse in Marion
Location in Perry County and the state of Alabama
|• Total||10.7 sq mi (27.7 km2)|
|• Land||10.6 sq mi (27.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)|
|Elevation||374 ft (114 m)|
|• Density||328.1/sq mi (126.8/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0160038|
Marion is the county seat of Perry County, Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 3,686. The city was first called Muckle Ridge. It was renamed after a hero of the American Revolution, Francis Marion.
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- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.