|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Salem is 821. New Salem, Pennsylvania is the 11,070th largest city in the US.
The current population of New Salem (821) is it's peak population.
New Salem has grown 26.6% since the 2000. New Salem, Pennsylvania is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|11064||Maywood Park, Oregon||822||5.7%|
|11067||Bunker Hill, Indiana||821||-23.1%|
|11068||Cottonwood Falls, Kansas||821||-14.9%|
|11070||New Salem, Pennsylvania||821||26.6%|
|11072||East Brady, Pennsylvania||820||-20.9%|
|11076||Magnolia Springs, Alabama||819||18.1%|
The total voting age population of New Salem, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 595. The voting age population is 52.4% male and 47.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.6% of the residents of New Salem are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New Salem are 93.5% White, 5.1% Black, 0.9% Other and 0.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In New Salem, 4.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.2%. On a per-household basis, 4.2% of families are below the poverty line in New Salem.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.4% of New Salem residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.2% of New Salem residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.4% have a bachelor's degree and 9.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New Salem residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New Salem is 3.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New Salem, 8.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in New Salem is $82,639.
In New Salem, 93.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 6.8% of housing units in New Salem.
Of all the housing units in New Salem, 24.0% of them were build before 1940.
In New Salem, 18.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Salem is $-1,333,333,334.
In New Salem, 79.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.