The City of Salem had a population of 11,987 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Salem is located at latitude 40.9046 and longitude -80.8489 in Columbiana County. The formal boundaries for the City of Salem (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbiana County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,227 feet.
The City of Salem (GNIS ID: 2396524) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Salem population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||11,562|
|Population in Familes||8,739|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||425|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,757 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,130 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,067 (35.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||559 ( 9.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,775|
|Average Home Value||$122,613|
|Median Household Income||$39,077|
|Average Household Income||$48,891|
|Per Capita Income||$21,408|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Salem to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 157||87th|
|Population Density1||# 320||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 404||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 971||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 819||33rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.