West Salem, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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West Salem, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
5,010
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
6.1%
Median Home
$190,400
Median Income
$66,027
Median Rent
$892

West Salem SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8.5

West Salem, WI Crime Report

41
Total Crimes
814.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.30%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Salem
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 41 814.0 1,809.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 10 198.5 323.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.3 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 8 158.8 230.6 279.7
Property Crime 31 615.4 1,485.7 1,958.2
Burglary 1 19.9 218.5 314.2
Larceny 29 575.7 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 1 19.9 161.0 246.0

West Salem, WI Cost Of Living

99
West Salem's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Salem Wisconsin National Average
Overall 99 97 100
Services 100 97 100
Groceries 96 100 100
Health 113 111 100
Housing 90 87 100
Transportation 104 95 100
Utilities 107 98 100

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Rankings for West Salem in Wisconsin

Map Of West Salem, WI

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Population over time in West Salem

Year Population % Change
2020 5,010 -0.1%
2019 5,013 0.1%
2018 5,006 1.2%
2017 4,949 0.3%
2016 4,936 0.8%
2015 4,895 0.7%
2014 4,862 0.9%
2013 4,820 0.5%
2012 4,798 0.5%
2011 4,773 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Salem

White
92.2% (4,617)
African American
0.1% (4)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.5% (177)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (15)
Two Or More
1.1% (54)
Hispanic
2.9% (143)
Race West Salem WI USA
White 92.2% 80.6% 60.1%
African American 0.1% 6.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.8% 0.6%
Asian 3.5% 2.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.9% 7.0% 18.2%

Gender in West Salem

Female
48.3% (2,418)
Male
51.7% (2,591)
Gender West Salem WI USA
Female 48.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (100)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,202)
Some College
18.0% (901)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (751)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (1,352)
Master's Degree
12.0% (601)
Professional Degree
1.0% (50)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (50)
Education West Salem WI USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Salem, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
4.3% (21,693)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (18,631)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (44,153)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (60,232)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (54,106)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (83,712)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (51,299)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (98,515)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (13,781)
$200,000 or more
11.0% (54,872)
Income West Salem WI USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 4.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 13.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 16.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 11.0% 5.2% 8.3%

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