About This Place
Marion is a town in Lauderdale County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 1,305 at the 2000 census.
The town was named for Francis Marion, a military leader known as the "Swamp Fox".
Marion is located at 32°25′20″N 88°38′50″W / 32.42222°N 88.64722°W / 32.42222; -88.64722 (32.422182, -88.647323).