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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lower Salem is 74. Lower Salem, Ohio is the 18,603rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lower Salem was in 2000, when its population was 109. In 2000, Lower Salem was the 18,335th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 18,603rd largest city in the US. Lower Salem is currently 32.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Lower Salem has shrunk 32.1% since the year 2000. Lower Salem, Ohio's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|18598||Fruitdale, South Dakota||74||19.3%|
|18603||Lower Salem, Ohio||74||-32.1%|
|18608||Plum Branch, South Carolina||74||-24.4%|
|18609||Port Alexander, Alaska||74||-8.6%|
The total voting age population of Lower Salem, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 73. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.6% of the residents of Lower Salem are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lower Salem are 99.2% White and 0.8% Other. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lower Salem, 20.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.0%. On a per-household basis, 20.7% of families are below the poverty line in Lower Salem.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.4% of Lower Salem residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.6% of Lower Salem residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.6% have a bachelor's degree and 2.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lower Salem residents aged 5 and older, 10.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The median household income in Lower Salem is $33,750.
In Lower Salem, 52.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.4% of housing units in Lower Salem.
Of all the housing units in Lower Salem, 51.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Lower Salem, 9.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lower Salem is $713.
In Lower Salem, 55.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.