The City of Marion enjoys a beautiful landscape, vibrant community, and rich colorful history in Western Iowa. A neighbor to Cedar Rapids and only 20 minutes away from the scenic Cedar River, Marion is in the best location to enjoy the hustle and bustle downtown while also indulging in the comfort and convenience of living against a lush neighborhood. In Uptown Marion, all your shopping needs are covered with Sam’s Club and similar shopping centers all over. Close to Chapel Ridge of Marion are the conveniences brought by Walmart Supercenter in less than 10 minutes away. For all your delicious shindigs, the 7th Avenue is packed with casual chains, a classic American grill, and many more.