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Salem City County Statistics

Facts

Land area14.4 square miles
Population Density1,717.9 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)25,299
Population change2%
Under 5 years of age5.2%
Under 1819.9%
65 and over16.9%
Females52.2%
White88.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.9
Asian2%
Two or more races1.7%
Black or African American7.5%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school89%
Had a bachelor degree or higher30.8%
Veterans2,222

Households and Housing

Households9,908
Persons per household2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more79.8%
Median household income$48,733
The Per capita income$26,661
Live below the poverty line11.7%
Housing units10,809
Multi-unit structures23%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$170,300
Residents owning their homes66.6%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,121
Women-owned firms21.2%
Asian-owned firms2.9%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$537,832
Retail sales per capita$21,445
Manufacturers shipments$984,033
Merchant wholesaler sales$621,187
Source US Census Data