Salem, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Salem, Indiana Info Snack

Population
6,193
Unemployment
1.8%
Poverty
27.7%
Median Home
$93,900
Median Income
$38,065
Median Rent
$628

Salem SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Salem, IN Cost Of Living

83
Salem's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Salem Indiana National Average
Overall 83 86 100
Services 105 93 100
Groceries 93 93 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 52 74 100
Transportation 103 95 100
Utilities 94 96 100

Salem, IN Photos

Salemc Indiana  Rileys Place
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Rankings for Salem in Indiana

Map Of Salem, IN

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Population over time in Salem

Year Population % Change
2020 6,193 0.2%
2019 6,181 -0.2%
2018 6,191 -0.4%
2017 6,214 -0.7%
2016 6,256 -0.1%
2015 6,264 -0.2%
2014 6,278 -0.4%
2013 6,302 -0.4%
2012 6,325 -0.2%
2011 6,338 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salem

White
97.3% (6,027)
African American
0.0% (2)
American Indian
0.2% (10)
Asian
0.1% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (4)
Two Or More
1.7% (104)
Hispanic
0.6% (40)
Race Salem IN USA
White 97.3% 78.4% 60.1%
African American 0.0% 9.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.6% 7.1% 18.2%

Gender in Salem

Female
52.6% (3,259)
Male
47.4% (2,934)
Gender Salem IN USA
Female 52.6% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (247)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (990)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,415)
Some College
17.0% (1,052)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (743)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (557)
Master's Degree
3.0% (185)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Salem IN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Salem, Indiana

Less than $10,000
9.4% (58,220)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.2% (75,827)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (84,279)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (80,053)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (92,026)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (98,364)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (54,699)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (66,202)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (6,103)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (3,521)
Income Salem IN USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 14.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 4.5% 8.3%

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