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Marion County Public Library

Rankings


Library Scout State Rank™
#6
in West Virginia
Library Scout National Rank™
#2,039
Popularity Score
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
People love visiting!
Visitors Score
👣 👣 👣 👣 👣
Marion County Public Library gets tons of visitors

Overview


The Marion County Public Library is located in Fairmont, West Virginia. It serves a population of about 56,418 people.

Library Scout ranks the Marion County Public Library as the #6 best library in New Jersey and the #2,039 best in the nation.

Score Card


What's great about Marion County Public Library?
Avid Reader Score
📚📚📚📚
Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Programs Score
📕 📕 📕 📕 📕
Tons of library programs!
Popularity Score
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
People love visiting!
Visitors Score
👣 👣 👣 👣 👣
Marion County Public Library gets tons of visitors
Computer Availability Score
💻
A few computers
31 compared to 32 nationally
Librarians Score
🧞 🧞 🧞
Lots of librarians!
Bookmobile
📖🚌
Has 1 bookmobile
Branch Libraries in the System
2

Branches


Marion County Public Library
321 Monroe Street
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554

Fairview
500 Main Street
Fairview, West Virginia 26570

Mannington
109 Clarksburg Street
Mannington, West Virginia 26582

Marion County Bookmobile
321 Monroe Street
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554

About


🏠 321 Monroe Street
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
State West Virginia  
📞(304) 366-1210

Map


Popularity


Popularity Score
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
People love visiting!
How often do people visit?
23
per year
Visitors Score
👣 👣 👣 👣 👣
Marion County Public Library gets tons of visitors
Average Daily Visitors
1,102

Books, Music & Movies


Books, CDs, and Videos Available
Number of Items
Source: Library Scout

Bookworms


Avid Reader Score
📚📚📚📚
Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Checkouts per Visitor
16
compared to 14 nationally

Programs


Library programs are an excellent way to meet other people in your community, continue your learning, or help your children meet friends and learn.

All Library Programs Score
📕 📕 📕 📕 📕
Tons of library programs!
All Library Programs
695
compared with 562 programs nationally
Children's Programs Score
👼 👼 👼 👼 👼
Tons of children's programs!
Children's Programs
357
compared with 310 programs nationally
Young Adult Programs Score
🦸 🦸 🦸 🦸 🦸
Tons of young adult programs!
Young Adult Programs
54
compared with 55 programs nationally

Librarians


Librarians Score
🧞 🧞 🧞
Lots of librarians!
Librarians
27
Average Library Staff Salary
$27,031

Funding


How well funded is the Marion County Public Library?
Funding Score
💵 💵
Somewhat Funded
Library Funding
$29
per person in library district
Funds per library user is above the 20th percentile nationally

Methodology


The Library Scout ranking rigorously analyzes public data to help you find the best library near you. Our methodology takes into account several factors including the library's total funding relative to the population it serves, the number of paid full-time employees relative to the population it services, the number of electronic and physical items in circulation, the number of library visits, the number of library programs, and the number of computers available for public use.

Kanawha County Public Library


#2
#827
❤️ ❤️ ❤️️
👣 👣 👣 👣 👣
123 Capitol Street
Charleston, West Virginia 25301

Craigsville Public Library


#69
#7,689
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
👣 👣 👣
63 Library Lane
Craigsville, West Virginia 26205
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