Located at the intersection of Route 13 and Interstate 57 in Williamson County lies Marion, affectionately known as "The Hug of the Universe"! According to a specially conducted census in 2008, the population was at 17,388.
Marion offers a large variety of employment opportunities with some major companies, such as:
Along the Rt. 13 corridor, is Heartland Regional Medical Center. It has 92 beds and 95 active doctors.