salem Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,604 7.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 26,224 27.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 30,663 32.5 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 18,966 20.1 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11,792 12.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 82,656 87.7 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 26,201 27.8 % 27.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 167,421 - -
19 years old and under 43,591 26.0 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 60,649 36.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 37,496 22.4 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 25,685 15.3 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 122,980 82.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 25,790 17.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 260 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 21,277 33.3 % 33.6 %
Married 28,997 45.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,514 2.4 % 2.5 %
Divorced 12,190 19.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 65,345 - -
Occupied Housing Units 60,439 92.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,906 7.5 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 39,490 60.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,357 3.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,894 2.9 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 3,334 5.1 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 6,203 9.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,581 5.5 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 4,813 7.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 3,673 5.6 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,867 15.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 7,248 11.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 15,187 23.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 5,453 8.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 9,715 14.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 6,314 9.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 31,319 47.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 576 0.9 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 27,122 41.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 200 0.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 957 1.5 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 120 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 145 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 137,347 89.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 1,449 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,611 1.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 5,528 3.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 7,977 5.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 51,945 57,617
Median Family Income 62,658 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 25,770 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 36.67 %
  • Temperature 59.2 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.88 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.38
    [CDD] 0.02

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