salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,409 5.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 7,047 27.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,813 23.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,888 27.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,167 16.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 22,842 90.2 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,648 38.1 % 38.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 42,321 - -
19 years old and under 9,106 21.5 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 16,007 37.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 11,676 27.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 5,532 13.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,736 84.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 5,081 14.0 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 541 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,922 44.7 % 33.2 %
Married 6,455 36.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 748 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,593 14.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,511 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,148 93.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,363 7.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,843 24.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,657 8.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3,301 16.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,026 20.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,414 7.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 988 5.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,250 16.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 32 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 832 4.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,831 9.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,446 7.4 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,222 6.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,076 10.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 10,738 55.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,096 15.9 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 4,189 21.5 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 10,363 53.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 369 1.9 % 4.2 %
Coal 35 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 7 0.0 % 1.9 %
Solar 20 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 53 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 16 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 34,060 84.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,649 6.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 150 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 920 2.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,767 6.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 59,044 53,657
Median Family Income 68,932 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 31,965 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 80.22 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.69 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.42
    [CDD] 6.03
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com