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Marion County

County Website

Welcome to Marion County

Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Marion County is located in northwest Alabama on the Mississippi state line. Encompassing 742 square miles, Marion County is a rural, industrialized county with nearly 30,000 residents. The county hosts several festivals throughout the year, including the Jerry Brown Arts Festival and Mule Day.

Core Services

Economic Development

Access county and area business development resources including, incentives, incubator opportunities, and local demographics compiled by county agencies, the area chamber of commerce, or the area economic development authority.

Tax Information

Businesses pay various taxes through county tax boards, tax assessors, and revenue departments. All entities that conduct business in the county should contact this office to determine their potential tax liabilities.


Access a primary county news source for the latest county information.

Contact Us

Find the main numbers for the Marion County Courthouses and departmental emails.

Access Marion County Resources

Local resource contact information for Marion County's website, Small Business Development Center(s), Taxpayer Service Center(s), Business License office(s), and Chamber(s) of Commerce in your area here.