Latest Data (2018)
Population 6,197
Nationwide Rank 4200

Quick Facts

Salem, Indiana is the 4,200th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Salem, Indiana is a city.

Salem, Indiana is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Salem, Indiana's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Salem, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4190 Lanett, Alabama 6,236 -21.2%
4191 Fruit Heights, Utah 6,234 32.3%
4192 Columbiana, Ohio 6,231 10.1%
4193 Louisville, Mississippi 6,227 -11.0%
4194 Sheridan, Oregon 6,206 11.6%
4195 Gun Barrel City, Texas 6,204 17.3%
4196 Braidwood, Illinois 6,203 17.7%
4197 Delano, Minnesota 6,203 55.5%
4198 Fort Meade, Florida 6,203 9.0%
4199 East Aurora, New York 6,197 -6.9%
4200 Salem, Indiana 6,197 -0.3%
4201 Glenarden, Maryland 6,195 -2.0%
4202 Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 6,195 17.3%
4203 Basehor, Kansas 6,194 164.5%
4204 Carlstadt, New Jersey 6,191 4.5%
4205 Junction City, Oregon 6,182 17.0%
4206 Clyde, Ohio 6,174 0.4%
4207 Holly, Michigan 6,173 -0.2%
4208 Bartonville, Illinois 6,172 -2.3%
4209 Elm Grove, Wisconsin 6,165 -1.4%
4210 Sheridan, Colorado 6,164 11.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2672 Speedway 12,159 -5.3%
2674 Washington 12,149 6.7%
2715 Greensburg 11,916 14.7%
2721 Madison 11,879 -1.1%
2723 Lake Station 11,869 -14.8%
2767 Martinsville 11,644 -2.0%
2848 Yorktown 11,157 30.5%
2891 Peru 10,904 -16.1%
2953 Greencastle 10,530 6.3%
3061 Bluffton 10,110 5.7%
3073 Wabash 10,054 -14.0%
3101 Danville 9,922 47.5%
3103 Plymouth 9,889 -0.5%
3110 Kendallville 9,864 -4.0%
3115 Decatur 9,843 2.9%
3136 Lowell 9,743 28.4%
3145 Mooresville 9,704 2.3%
3244 Columbia City 9,155 23.4%
3315 Sellersburg 8,881 44.8%
3366 Angola 8,702 10.4%
3384 Princeton 8,642 4.9%
3389 Whitestown 8,627 641.1%
3451 Elwood 8,403 -13.7%
3497 Charlestown 8,274 17.9%
3574 Brazil 8,064 0.3%
3688 Bargersville 7,722 252.2%
3839 Tell City 7,237 -7.5%
3881 McCordsville 7,111 505.1%
3967 Nappanee 6,831 1.3%
3987 Huntertown 6,772 195.4%
3998 Scottsburg 6,750 10.4%
4008 North Vernon 6,712 2.3%
4020 Batesville 6,683 10.2%
4026 Ellettsville 6,676 27.1%
4103 Mount Vernon 6,457 -13.8%
4131 Garrett 6,390 9.1%
4188 Boonville 6,237 -8.7%
4200 Salem 6,197 -0.3%
4214 New Whiteland 6,153 33.3%
4228 Huntingburg 6,124 5.4%
4242 Portland 6,085 -4.9%
4254 Rushville 6,046 -8.5%
4265 Rochester 6,000 -6.7%
4336 Winfield 5,849 178.3%
4341 Rensselaer 5,837 -5.5%
4345 Cumberland 5,830 5.7%
4359 North Manchester 5,805 -7.1%
4371 Hartford City 5,766 -17.2%
4376 Gas City 5,757 -2.8%
4422 Westville 5,635 8.8%
4596 Monticello 5,260 -7.7%
4618 Linton 5,210 -10.4%
4669 Tipton 5,104 -4.8%
4727 Lawrenceburg 5,005 5.9%
4730 Alexandria 4,997 -17.1%
4773 Winona Lake 4,926 23.3%
4795 Cicero 4,902 12.7%
4849 Porter 4,825 -3.2%
4868 Whiting 4,782 -6.6%
4904 Clinton 4,717 -7.7%
4912 Winchester 4,706 -5.3%
4985 Edinburgh 4,577 1.5%
5038 Bremen 4,484 -0.7%
5087 Whiteland 4,418 9.6%
5115 Ligonier 4,374 0.7%
5116 Greendale 4,373 1.9%
5175 Pendleton 4,296 -19.2%
5200 Mitchell 4,263 -7.3%
5259 Berne 4,159 -3.4%
5298 Austin 4,114 -13.4%
5313 Sullivan 4,097 -11.1%
5320 De Motte 4,082 22.6%
5325 Fortville 4,077 12.6%
5518 Leo-Cedarville 3,816 36.6%
5582 Upland 3,729 -3.4%
5609 Aurora 3,687 -7.4%
5626 Hebron 3,663 1.2%
5652 Paoli 3,628 -5.6%
5663 Middlebury 3,614 20.6%
5731 Knox 3,535 -4.8%
5751 Hanover 3,510 -7.9%
5772 Pittsboro 3,480 113.1%
5799 Union City 3,452 -4.4%
5849 Ossian 3,389 14.6%
5907 Chandler 3,319 7.0%
5915 Georgetown 3,314 46.3%
6017 Newburgh 3,204 2.0%
6044 Attica 3,183 -10.4%
6059 Corydon 3,164 16.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 6,197 4,200
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