West Salem, OH 44287 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 44287: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Salem, OH 44287

Acceptable Alternative
Congress, OH 44287

Not Acceptable, USPS
Albion, OH 44287
Lattasburg, OH 44287
Pleasant Home, OH 44287

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.926, Longitude -82.053
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 44287 has segments in 3 Counties (Ashland, Medina, Wayne).

  • Businesses Addresses: 96
  • PO Box Addresses: 170
  • Residential Addresses: 2,797
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 574
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,223

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Database updated: January 1, 2020, Maps updated: January 31, 2020.

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  1. 44287 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 44287 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Ohio Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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West Salem, OH 44287 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

West Salem, OH 44287 Housing Affordability Index is 201
State of Ohio Housing Affordability Index is 156
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

West Salem, OH 44287 Wealth Index is 76
State of Ohio Wealth Index is 84
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 8,084
Population in Households 8,080
Population in Families 6,902
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density 115
Diversity Index1 9
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,624
Average Household Income $70,079
Per Capita Income $24,880
Wealth Index3 76

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,380 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 490 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 288 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $137,046
Housing Affordability Index2 201
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,870
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 2,143
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.41% 0.4%
Households 0.54% 0.48%
Families 0.36% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

West Salem, OH 44287 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 44287 to the other 1,166 ZIP Codes in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 430 63rd
Population Density # 707 39th
Diversity Index # 786 33rd
Median Household Income # 588 50th
Per Capita Income # 768 34th

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