Marissa, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 2,141. Estimated population in 2021: 2,044 (-4.5% change)
Males: 1,038 (48.5%), Females: 1,103 (51.5%)

St. Clair County

Zip code: 62257

Median resident age: 37.9 years
Median household income: $31,684
Median house value: $48,300

Races in Marissa:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (30.4%), Irish (14.8%), United States (12.1%), English (10.6%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%), French (4.1%).

Elevation: 460 feet

Land area: 3.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Marissa

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marissa village

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -227 (-9.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Marissa:

  • SPARTA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 9 miles; SPARTA, IL)
  • RED BUD REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; RED BUD, IL)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; BELLEVILLE, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Marissa:

  • SCOTT AFB/MIDAMERICA (about 21 miles; BELLEVILLE, IL; Abbreviation: BLV)
  • ST LOUIS REGIONAL (about 48 miles; ALTON/ST LOUIS, IL; Abbreviation: ALN)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (about 48 miles; CARBONDALE/MURPHYSBORO, IL; Abbreviation: MDH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Marissa:

  • SPARTA COMMUNITY-HUNTER FIELD (about 10 miles; SPARTA, IL; Abbreviation: SAR)
  • PERRYVILLE MUNI (about 27 miles; PERRYVILLE, MO; Abbreviation: K02)
  • ST LOUIS METRO-EAST/SHAFER FIELD (about 33 miles; ST JACOB, IL; Abbreviation: 3K6)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marissa:

  • SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS COLLEGE (about 24 miles; BELLEVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,333)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-EDWARDSVILLE (about 36 miles; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,038)
  • SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 42 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,286)
  • SAINT LOUIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE-FOREST PARK (about 44 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,441)
  • WEBSTER UNIVERSITY (about 48 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 8,252)
  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,939)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST LOUIS (about 50 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,715)
Public high school in Marissa:

  • MARISSA JR & SR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 309; Location: 300 SCHOOL VIEW DR; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Marissa:

  • MARISSA ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 338; Location: 206 E FULTON ST; Grades: PK – 06)

Libraries

Library in Marissa:

  • MARISSA P.L.D. (Operating income: $156,322; Location: 212 NORTH MAIN; 15,415 books; 402 audio materials; 280 video materials; 58 serial subscriptions)

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