salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 218 9.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,205 52.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 545 23.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 228 10.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 93 4.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,692 73.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 250 10.9 % 10.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,045 - -
19 years old and under 1,714 34.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,617 32.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,140 22.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 574 11.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,305 95.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 177 3.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 9 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,054 55.9 % 33.2 %
Married 437 23.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 85 4.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 308 16.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,526 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,927 76.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 599 23.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 997 39.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 612 24.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 215 8.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 134 5.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 191 7.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 230 9.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 147 5.8 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 77 3.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 195 7.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 175 6.9 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 212 8.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 616 24.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,000 39.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 339 13.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 732 29.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 827 32.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 13 0.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 4 0.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 5 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 7 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,815 37.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,870 58.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 19 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 9 0.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 157 3.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,047 53,657
Median Family Income 32,188 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,659 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 45.52 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.43 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 27.35
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.10 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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