salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,355 5.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 7,454 29.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,632 22.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,988 27.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,048 15.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 23,159 90.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,681 38.0 % 38.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 42,499 - -
19 years old and under 9,262 21.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 16,217 38.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 11,447 26.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,573 13.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,950 83.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 5,427 14.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 505 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,991 44.3 % 33.5 %
Married 6,846 37.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 707 3.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,509 13.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,306 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,029 93.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,277 6.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,826 25.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,605 8.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3,558 18.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 4,012 20.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,346 7.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 886 4.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,041 15.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 32 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 798 4.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,662 8.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,462 7.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,109 5.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,363 12.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 10,615 55.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,919 15.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 4,235 21.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 10,341 53.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 384 2.0 % 4.1 %
Coal 40 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 29 0.2 % 1.8 %
Solar 21 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 43 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 17 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 33,416 82.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,305 5.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 249 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 976 2.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 3,717 9.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 60,690 55,775
Median Family Income 71,393 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 32,210 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 35.58 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.65 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 37.72
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.15 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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