Living in Salem, AR

Demographics
Updated: 2020-12-30

Salem, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
2,033
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
32.4%
Median Home
$74,900
Median Income
$24,605
Median Rent
$490

Salem SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
5
Education
4
Commute
9

Rankings for Salem in Arkansas

Map Of Salem, AR

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3

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4

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Population 10,706

Population over time in Salem

Year Population % Change
2019 2,033 10.2%
2018 1,845 -3.4%
2017 1,910 -1.3%
2016 1,935 9.8%
2015 1,763 17.1%
2014 1,506 -6.3%
2013 1,608 -7.1%
2012 1,730 -1.6%
2011 1,758 -6.2%
2010 1,874 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salem

White
85.7% (1,743)
African American
0.4% (8)
American Indian
0.0% (1)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.2% (85)
Hispanic
9.6% (196)
Race Salem AR USA
White 85.7% 72.4% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 15.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.6% 7.5% 18.0%

Gender in Salem

Female
51.2% (1,040)
Male
48.8% (993)
Gender Salem AR USA
Female 51.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (243)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (182)
High School / GED
36.0% (731)
Some College
26.0% (528)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (121)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (182)
Master's Degree
2.0% (40)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Salem AR USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Salem, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
11.2% (22,865)
$10,000 to $14,999
14.3% (29,078)
$15,000 to $24,999
24.8% (50,452)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (15,409)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (29,575)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.6% (25,598)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (24,853)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.7% (5,467)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Salem AR USA
Less than $10,000 11.2% 7.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 14.3% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 24.8% 12.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 11.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 14.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.6% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.7% 11.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.6% 7.7%

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