Latest Data (2018)
Population 151
Nationwide Rank 17483

Quick Facts

Salem, South Carolina is the 17,483rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Salem, South Carolina is a town.

Salem, South Carolina is currently 46.3% 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 93% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
17473 Clifton, Ohio 151 -15.1%
17474 Cowlington, Oklahoma 151 13.5%
17475 Delaware, Iowa 151 -19.6%
17476 Jerusalem, Ohio 151 -0.6%
17477 Landingville, Pennsylvania 151 -13.7%
17478 New Castle, Virginia 151 -15.6%
17479 Norge, Oklahoma 151 79.7%
17480 Palmer, Iowa 151 -29.1%
17481 Redbird, Oklahoma 151 -1.3%
17482 Rochester, Kentucky 151 -18.8%
17483 Salem, South Carolina 151 19.8%
17484 Tallapoosa, Missouri 151 -25.6%
17485 Wales, Alaska 151 -0.6%
17486 Welton, Iowa 151 -7.3%
17487 Bellingham, Minnesota 150 -26.4%
17488 Camden-on-Gauley, West Virginia 150 -3.8%
17489 Clearmont, Wyoming 150 30.4%
17490 Collins, Missouri 150 -16.6%
17491 Council Hill, Oklahoma 150 16.2%
17492 Germantown, Kentucky 150 9.4%
17493 Hastings, Iowa 150 -30.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
15343 Little Mountain 300 16.2%
15421 Ridgeway 295 -10.3%
15427 Eutawville 294 -4.8%
15554 Rowesville 284 -28.8%
15795 Gifford 264 -27.8%
15831 Richburg 262 -21.0%
15871 Snelling 259 5.2%
15962 Trenton 252 6.7%
16027 Perry 247 5.5%
16139 Central Pacolet 239 -10.8%
16186 Monetta 235 6.8%
16273 Olar 229 -2.9%
16432 Stuckey 219 -16.4%
16458 Furman 217 -24.1%
16629 Sellers 206 -25.6%
16652 Reevesville 205 0.0%
16715 Scotia 201 -11.4%
16828 Lowrys 193 -6.7%
16875 Mount Croghan 189 21.9%
16877 Starr 189 8.6%
16958 Kline 184 -22.6%
16963 Pomaria 184 3.9%
17016 Elko 180 -15.0%
17035 Paxville 179 -27.8%
17163 Woodford 171 -7.5%
17203 Silverstreet 168 -8.1%
17310 Cordova 160 3.2%
17373 Sycamore 157 -15.1%
17414 Vance 155 -26.1%
17483 Salem 151 19.8%
17502 Waterloo 150 -26.1%
17524 Hodges 148 -10.3%
17551 Windsor 147 15.7%
17636 Blenheim 141 2.9%
17690 Rockville 138 0.7%
17885 Livingston 127 -13.6%
17997 Lowndesville 121 -27.9%
18032 Smoaks 119 -15.0%
18079 Luray 116 0.8%
18117 Lodge 113 -0.8%
18144 Williams 112 -3.4%
18189 Parksville 109 -9.1%
18230 Pawleys Island 107 -22.4%
18440 Ward 94 -14.5%
18458 Troy 93 -11.4%
18631 Jamestown 82 -17.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 151 17,483
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