salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 282 8.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,823 53.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 723 21.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 333 9.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 271 7.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,828 82.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 484 14.1 % 14.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 6,256 - -
19 years old and under 1,560 24.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,937 31.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,649 26.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,110 17.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,748 99.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 38 0.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 3 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 598 25.3 % 33.5 %
Married 1,048 44.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 82 3.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 636 26.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,954 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,598 87.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 356 12.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,058 69.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 46 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 156 5.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 201 6.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 35 1.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 84 2.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 73 2.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 301 10.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 316 10.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 368 12.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 475 16.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 390 13.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 725 24.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 513 17.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,131 38.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 24 0.8 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,405 47.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 8 0.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 30 1.0 % 1.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,145 99.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 24 0.4 % 13.1 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 31,980 55,775
Median Family Income 43,783 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,556 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 42.86 %
  • Temperature 42.05 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.43 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 30.68
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com