Salem Population By Year

Population Graph For Salem, 1990 - 2022
Year Population Rank in US Growth Rate
2021 4,571 5,054 -0.0%
2020 4,571 5,034 -0.8%
2010 4,950 4,665 -0.1%
2000 4,984 4,417 -0.4%
1990 5,172 3,978

What is the current population of Salem?

Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Salem is 4,571. Salem, Missouri is the 5,054th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Salem?

The peak population of Salem was in 1990, when its population was 5,172. In 1990, Salem was the 3,978th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,054th largest city in the US. Salem is currently 11.6% smaller than it was in 1990.

How quickly is Salem shrinking?

Salem has shrunk 8.2% since the year 2000. Salem, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
4983 Higginsville 4,690 -0.2%
4992 Osage Beach 4,679 25.2%
5002 Centralia 4,657 23.3%
5003 Ste. Genevieve 4,657 3.0%
5016 Hollister 4,644 19.6%
5041 Holts Summit 4,595 55.8%
5054 Salem 4,571 -8.2%
5065 Lexington 4,564 -4.2%
5074 North Kansas City 4,548 -3.3%
5092 California 4,515 11.4%
5102 Mount Vernon 4,503 11.0%
5141 Eldon 4,432 -9.4%
5151 Breckenridge Hills 4,419 -8.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
5048 Greendale, Indiana 4,584 6.8%
5049 Camanche, Iowa 4,579 8.7%
5050 New Boston, Texas 4,579 -3.1%
5051 Oconto, Wisconsin 4,575 -3.3%
5052 Little Falls, New York 4,572 -11.7%
5053 Nelsonville, Ohio 4,571 -13.7%
5054 Salem, Missouri 4,571 -8.2%
5055 Ranlo, North Carolina 4,570 105.0%
5056 Beaufort, North Carolina 4,569 20.4%
5057 Lebanon, Illinois 4,569 28.5%
5058 Prospect, Kentucky 4,569 -1.2%
5059 Shannon Hills, Arkansas 4,567 118.9%
5060 Ligonier, Indiana 4,566 5.1%

What is the voting age population of Salem, Missouri?

The total voting age population of Salem, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,920. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 24.9% of the residents of Salem are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of Salem, Missouri?

The racial demographics of Salem are 94.9% White, 3.3% Two or more races, 0.8% American Indian, 0.5% Black and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri residents are below the poverty line?

In Salem, 32.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.4%. On a per-household basis, 24.6% of families are below the poverty line in Salem.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 53.0% of Salem residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among Salem, Missouri residents?

Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.9% of Salem residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.7% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri residents speak a non-English language at home?

Among Salem residents aged 5 and older, 1.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.

What is the unemployment rate in Salem, Missouri?

The unemployment rate in Salem is 7.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri residents work for the government?

In Salem, 12.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in Salem, Missouri?

The median household income in Salem is $30,417.

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in Salem, Missouri?

In Salem, 55.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in Salem, Missouri?

Renters occupy 44.8% of housing units in Salem.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in Salem, 16.1% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of Salem, Missouri housing units were built after 2000?

In Salem, 9.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 260 units.

What is the median monthly rent in Salem, Missouri?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Salem is $508.

What percentage of households in Salem, Missouri have broadband internet?

In Salem, 65.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.


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