salem Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,928 7.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 28,417 30.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 27,905 30.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 17,562 19.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11,627 12.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 79,867 86.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 25,051 27.1 % 27.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 161,648 - -
19 years old and under 41,679 25.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 57,648 35.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 39,906 24.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 22,415 13.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 118,345 82.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 24,792 17.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 435 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 19,342 32.7 % 33.2 %
Married 28,694 48.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,217 2.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 9,882 16.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 63,266 - -
Occupied Housing Units 58,793 92.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,473 7.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 38,217 60.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,632 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,431 2.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,139 6.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,106 4.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 3,686 5.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 7,206 11.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 2,792 4.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 57 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 11,245 17.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 7,764 12.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 13,152 20.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 5,741 9.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,073 19.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,686 7.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 26,988 42.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 644 1.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 29,659 46.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 180 0.3 % 4.2 %
Wood 1,185 1.9 % 1.9 %
None 137 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 125,796 86.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,330 1.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,779 1.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 4,870 3.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 10,541 7.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,055 53,657
Median Family Income 56,272 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 23,064 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 71.88 %
  • Temperature 82.44 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.5 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.67
    [CDD] 4.12
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