Also See: West Salem, OH ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of West Salem had a population of 1,481 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for West Salem is located at latitude 40.9714 and longitude -82.1099 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the Village of West Salem encompass a land area of 1.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,112 feet.
The Village of West Salem (GNIS ID: 2400143) 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.
|Total Population||1,481 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,480 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,205 (81.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,124|
|Average Household Income||$64,968|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,591|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||645 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||442 (68.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||131 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||72 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,165|
|Average Home Value||$120,023|
|Housing Affordability Index3||310|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.36%|
The table below compares West Salem to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 559||54th|
|Population Density||# 510||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 675||45th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1081||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 835||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 649||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.