Latest Data (2017)
Population 153
Nationwide Rank 17453

Quick Facts

Salem, South Carolina is the 17,453rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Salem, South Carolina is a town.

Salem, South Carolina is currently 45.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Salem, South Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17443 Braddyville, Iowa 153 -12.5%
17444 Bristow, Iowa 153 -24.2%
17445 Brunsville, Iowa 153 4.7%
17446 Exline, Iowa 153 -19.8%
17447 Havensville, Kansas 153 4.7%
17448 Lansing, North Carolina 153 1.3%
17449 Lincolnshire, Kentucky 153 -0.6%
17450 Millersburg, Iowa 153 -16.8%
17451 Reed, Arkansas 153 -44.5%
17452 Rexford, Montana 153 2.6%
17453 Salem, South Carolina 153 21.4%
17454 Washington, Nebraska 153 18.6%
17455 Wing, North Dakota 153 23.3%
17456 Arnegard, North Dakota 152 44.7%
17457 Bolivia, North Carolina 152 2.0%
17458 Buckhorn, Kentucky 152 2.0%
17459 Collins, Missouri 152 -15.5%
17460 Delaware, Iowa 152 -19.1%
17461 Frankfort, South Dakota 152 -7.8%
17462 Grasston, Minnesota 152 44.7%
17463 Hemlock, Ohio 152 7.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15329 McConnells 303 18.3%
15334 Little Mountain 302 17.0%
15369 Ridgeway 299 -9.1%
15400 Eutawville 296 -4.2%
15525 Rowesville 287 -28.0%
15759 Gifford 267 -27.0%
15820 Richburg 263 -20.7%
15839 Snelling 262 6.5%
16044 Perry 247 5.5%
16163 Monetta 238 8.1%
16220 Central Pacolet 233 -13.0%
16246 Olar 232 -1.6%
16401 Stuckey 222 -15.2%
16439 Furman 219 -23.4%
16626 Sellers 206 -25.6%
16712 Scotia 201 -11.4%
16726 Reevesville 200 -2.4%
16819 Lowrys 194 -6.2%
16834 Trenton 193 -18.2%
16876 Mount Croghan 190 22.5%
16921 Starr 187 7.4%
16929 Kline 186 -21.8%
16948 Pomaria 185 4.5%
16961 Paxville 184 -25.8%
16992 Elko 182 -14.1%
17119 Woodford 174 -5.9%
17207 Silverstreet 168 -8.1%
17327 Vance 160 -23.8%
17372 Cordova 157 1.2%
17403 Sycamore 156 -15.6%
17430 Hodges 154 -6.6%
17453 Salem 153 21.4%
17559 Waterloo 147 -27.5%
17605 Blenheim 143 4.3%
17764 Rockville 134 -2.1%
17878 Livingston 128 -12.9%
17885 Windsor 128 0.7%
18016 Lowndesville 120 -28.5%
18035 Smoaks 119 -15.0%
18043 Luray 118 2.6%
18109 Lodge 114 0.0%
18149 Williams 112 -3.4%
18169 Parksville 110 -8.3%
18243 Pawleys Island 106 -23.1%
18466 Troy 93 -11.4%
18480 Ward 92 -16.3%
18671 Jamestown 80 -19.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 153 17,453
2016 149 17,549
2015 148 17,559
2014 147 17,588
2013 149 17,562
2012 135 17,796
2011 135 17,797
2010 135 17,789
2009 132 17,885
2008 131 17,914
2007 131 17,925
2006 130 17,948
2005 129 17,975
2004 128 17,998
2003 129 17,988
2002 128 18,017
2001 127 18,057
2000 126 18,074
1990 281 15,479