What is the current population of Salem?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Salem is 43,226. Salem, Massachusetts is the 897th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Salem?

The current population of Salem (43,226) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Salem growing?

Salem has grown 6.8% since the 2000. Salem, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

What county is Salem, Massachusetts in?

Salem is located entirely in Essex County.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 43,226 897
2018 43,559 884
2017 43,415 878
2016 43,132 872
2015 42,869 876
2014 42,824 866
2013 42,544 866
2012 42,219 866
2011 42,047 863
2010 41,340 867
2009 41,361 851
2008 41,437 846
2007 41,421 831
2006 41,671 807
2005 41,840 801
2004 41,630 796
2003 41,406 796
2002 41,588 784
2001 40,688 793
2000 40,450 791
1990 38,129 721
1890 30,801 100
1880 27,563 72
1870 24,117 54
1860 22,252 42
1850 20,264 34
1840 15,082 26

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
887 Cutler Bay, Florida 43,718 44.2%
888 Goose Creek, South Carolina 43,665 38.3%
889 Moorhead, Minnesota 43,652 34.4%
890 Westfield, Indiana 43,649 182.3%
891 Concord, New Hampshire 43,627 7.0%
892 Altoona, Pennsylvania 43,364 -12.2%
893 Rohnert Park, California 43,291 4.6%
894 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 43,263 2.4%
895 Brea, California 43,255 21.7%
896 Gainesville, Georgia 43,232 64.1%
897 Salem, Massachusetts 43,226 6.8%
898 Sierra Vista, Arizona 43,045 13.8%
899 North Miami Beach, Florida 43,041 3.1%
900 Freeport, New York 42,956 -1.9%
901 Mankato, Minnesota 42,931 31.7%
902 Gallatin, Tennessee 42,918 82.1%
903 Lompoc, California 42,853 3.9%
904 DeKalb, Illinois 42,847 9.3%
905 Burlington, Vermont 42,819 7.4%
906 San Bruno, California 42,807 6.5%
907 Brentwood, Tennessee 42,783 62.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
427 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
435 Lawrence 80,028 10.8%
483 Framingham 74,416
594 Haverhill 64,014 8.2%
604 Waltham 62,495 5.5%
624 Malden 60,470 7.4%
669 Weymouth Town 57,746
674 Taunton 57,464 2.3%
676 Medford 57,341 3.0%
700 Chicopee 55,126 0.7%
735 Revere 53,073 12.0%
736 Peabody 53,070 9.7%
773 Methuen 50,706 15.3%
845 Everett 46,451 21.3%
858 Attleboro 45,237 7.8%
864 Barnstable Town 44,477 -7.4%
897 Salem 43,226 6.8%
917 Beverly 42,174 5.8%
919 Pittsfield 42,142 -7.7%
928 Leominster 41,716 0.5%
941 Westfield 41,204 2.7%
957 Fitchburg 40,638 4.1%
969 Woburn 40,228 7.5%
970 Holyoke 40,117 0.5%
985 Chelsea 39,690 13.0%
989 Marlborough 39,597 8.1%
1041 Braintree Town 37,190
1086 Watertown Town 35,939
1130 Randolph Town 34,362
1139 Franklin Town 34,087
1263 Gloucester 30,430 0.2%
1332 Agawam Town 28,613
1336 West Springfield Town 28,517
1338 Northampton 28,451 -1.8%
1359 Melrose 28,016 3.0%
1376 Bridgewater Town 27,619

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