Latest Data (2017)
Population 6,171
Nationwide Rank 4189

Quick Facts

Salem, Indiana is the 4,189th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Salem, Indiana is a city.

Salem, Indiana is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Salem, Indiana's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Salem, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4179 Schuyler, Nebraska 6,212 14.6%
4180 Glenarden, Maryland 6,210 -1.8%
4181 Vineyard, Utah 6,210 4095.9%
4182 Clyde, Ohio 6,209 1.0%
4183 Tarrant, Alabama 6,201 -11.5%
4184 St. Helena, California 6,196 4.1%
4185 Dacula, Georgia 6,190 49.1%
4186 Walkersville, Maryland 6,181 18.7%
4187 Bondurant, Iowa 6,178 230.1%
4188 Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 6,174 16.9%
4189 Salem, Indiana 6,171 -0.7%
4190 Elm Grove, Wisconsin 6,170 -1.4%
4191 Pauls Valley, Oklahoma 6,169 -1.4%
4192 Union Gap, Washington 6,161 9.4%
4193 Harriman, Tennessee 6,158 -9.0%
4194 Holly, Michigan 6,158 -0.4%
4195 Larchmont, New York 6,157 -5.1%
4196 Satsuma, Alabama 6,154 7.9%
4197 Chillicothe, Illinois 6,145 2.8%
4198 Portland, Indiana 6,143 -4.0%
4199 South Williamsport, Pennsylvania 6,142 -4.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2664 Speedway 12,140 -5.4%
2666 Washington 12,114 6.4%
2691 Lake Station 11,965 -14.1%
2703 Greensburg 11,902 14.6%
2724 Madison 11,777 -1.9%
2760 Martinsville 11,603 -2.4%
2830 Yorktown 11,199 31.0%
2858 Peru 11,024 -15.2%
2948 Greencastle 10,529 6.3%
3041 Wabash 10,112 -13.5%
3058 Bluffton 10,030 4.9%
3068 Plymouth 9,960 0.1%
3098 Kendallville 9,848 -4.2%
3108 Danville 9,819 46.0%
3134 Lowell 9,661 27.3%
3140 Mooresville 9,641 1.7%
3152 Decatur 9,561 0.0%
3254 Columbia City 9,044 22.0%
3305 Sellersburg 8,860 44.5%
3369 Angola 8,655 9.8%
3381 Princeton 8,602 4.4%
3427 Elwood 8,428 -13.5%
3503 Charlestown 8,215 17.1%
3514 Whitestown 8,179 602.6%
3555 Brazil 8,078 0.5%
3758 Bargersville 7,457 240.1%
3804 Tell City 7,316 -6.5%
3956 Nappanee 6,839 1.4%
3957 McCordsville 6,838 481.9%
3993 Scottsburg 6,737 10.2%
3997 Huntertown 6,729 193.5%
3998 North Vernon 6,727 2.5%
4015 Ellettsville 6,677 27.1%
4044 Batesville 6,603 8.9%
4084 Mount Vernon 6,499 -13.3%
4129 Garrett 6,364 8.6%
4146 Boonville 6,337 -7.2%
4189 Salem 6,171 -0.7%
4198 Portland 6,143 -4.0%
4205 Huntingburg 6,125 5.4%
4221 New Whiteland 6,092 32.0%
4242 Rushville 6,047 -8.5%
4261 Rochester 5,990 -6.9%
4320 Rensselaer 5,878 -4.9%
4334 North Manchester 5,838 -6.6%
4347 Gas City 5,805 -2.0%
4354 Hartford City 5,790 -16.8%
4390 Winfield 5,684 170.5%
4391 Cumberland 5,683 3.0%
4394 Westville 5,678 9.6%
4580 Monticello 5,275 -7.5%
4594 Linton 5,241 -9.9%
4635 Winona Lake 5,149 28.9%
4662 Tipton 5,106 -4.7%
4704 Lawrenceburg 5,034 6.5%
4717 Alexandria 5,015 -16.8%
4811 Cicero 4,862 11.8%
4830 Whiting 4,825 -5.7%
4835 Porter 4,818 -3.3%
4877 Clinton 4,724 -7.5%
4879 Winchester 4,721 -5.0%
4957 Edinburgh 4,592 1.9%
5003 Bremen 4,516 0.0%
5068 Greendale 4,417 2.9%
5097 Ligonier 4,372 0.6%
5117 Whiteland 4,350 7.9%
5161 Pendleton 4,287 -19.4%
5184 Mitchell 4,261 -7.3%
5269 Berne 4,135 -3.9%
5281 Austin 4,120 -13.3%
5297 Sullivan 4,093 -11.2%
5327 De Motte 4,052 21.7%
5341 Fortville 4,032 11.4%
5526 Leo-Cedarville 3,789 35.6%
5547 Upland 3,764 -2.5%
5584 Aurora 3,703 -7.0%
5607 Hebron 3,671 1.4%
5645 Paoli 3,621 -5.8%
5659 Middlebury 3,605 20.3%
5709 Knox 3,549 -4.4%
5735 Hanover 3,513 -7.9%
5777 Union City 3,462 -4.1%
5845 Pittsboro 3,375 106.6%
5849 Chandler 3,371 8.7%
5864 Ossian 3,360 13.7%
5966 Georgetown 3,261 43.9%
5987 Newburgh 3,237 3.0%
6067 Attica 3,147 -11.5%
6077 Corydon 3,137 15.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 6,171 4,189
2016 6,176 4,179
2015 6,217 4,147
2014 6,236 4,126
2013 6,238 4,106
2012 6,236 4,093
2011 6,297 4,060
2010 6,319 4,040
2009 6,463 3,926
2008 6,490 3,899
2007 6,464 3,890
2006 6,444 3,875
2005 6,377 3,884
2004 6,349 3,873
2003 6,354 3,861
2002 6,360 3,837
2001 6,255 3,857
2000 6,220 3,854
1990 6,343 3,463