salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,423 7.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 27,043 30.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 28,089 31.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 16,556 18.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 10,806 12.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 77,180 86.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 23,030 25.9 % 25.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 164,543 - -
19 years old and under 43,898 26.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 59,443 36.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 40,015 24.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 21,187 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 118,048 79.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 30,378 20.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 277 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 19,914 32.3 % 33.5 %
Married 29,063 47.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,645 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 11,104 18.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 62,104 - -
Occupied Housing Units 58,456 94.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,648 5.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 37,096 59.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,293 3.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,655 4.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 4,869 7.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 5,816 9.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,018 3.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,701 6.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 3,497 5.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 159 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 8,875 14.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 7,600 12.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 14,614 23.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 5,593 9.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 10,697 17.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 5,087 8.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 30,006 48.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 409 0.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 26,749 43.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 361 0.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 851 1.4 % 1.8 %
None 80 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 139,523 91.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,969 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,239 1.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,566 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,180 2.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,037 55,775
Median Family Income 61,097 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,986 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 25.00 %
  • Temperature 46.85 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.67 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 24.02
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 1.52 %
6.0 0.73 %
7.0 0.03 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com