Statewide Claims to Fame

Salem is 19th in Virginia out of 185 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Salem, Virginia Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Current population (2012) 24,970 21st 8,185,867 313,914,040
Size in square miles 14.4 30th 39,490.1 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,717.9 121st 202.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Residents younger than 5 4.8% 164th 6.2% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.9% 155th 22.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.1% 31st 13.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.9% 109th 86.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.1% 120th 34.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Race - White 88.2% 22nd 71.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.1% 119th 19.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 156th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.6% 143rd 6.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 178th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 175th 2.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 161st 8.4% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 87.3% 19th 64.1% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Female residents 52.6% 50th 50.9% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.3% 136th 11.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Housing units 10,832 36th 3,387,654 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.4% 92nd 21.4% 25.9%
Households 9,944 39th 2,991,025 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 69.0% 87th 68.4% 66.1%
Home median value $166,200 154th $254,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 146th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Income per capita $27,143 122nd $33,040 $27,915
Income per household $48,050 135th $63,302 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.4% 74th 10.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Salem Rank Virginia US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,122 44th 638,643 27,092,908
Retail sales $537,832 31st $105,663,299 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $21,445 25th $13,687 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $67,944 34th $15,340,483 $613,795,732

Other Cities in Virginia

Abingdon, Virginia Alexandria, Virginia Annandale, Virginia Aquia Harbour, Virginia Arlington, Virginia Ashburn, Virginia Ashland, Virginia Bailey's Crossroads, Virginia Bedford, Virginia Belle Haven, Virginia Bellwood, Virginia Belmont, Virginia Bensley, Virginia Big Stone Gap, Virginia Blacksburg, Virginia Bluefield, Virginia Bon Air, Virginia Brambleton, Virginia Brandermill, Virginia Bridgewater, Virginia Bristol, Virginia Broadlands, Virginia Buckhall, Virginia Buena Vista, Virginia Bull Run, Virginia Burke, Virginia Burke Centre, Virginia Cascades, Virginia Cave Spring, Virginia Centreville, Virginia Chamberlayne, Virginia Chantilly, Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia Cherry Hill, Virginia Chesapeake, Virginia Chester, Virginia Christiansburg, Virginia Collinsville, Virginia Colonial Heights, Virginia Countryside, Virginia Covington, Virginia Crosspointe, Virginia Crozet, Virginia Culpeper, Virginia Dale City, Virginia Danville, Virginia Dranesville, Virginia Dumbarton, Virginia Dumfries, Virginia Dunn Loring, Virginia East Highland Park, Virginia Emporia, Virginia Ettrick, Virginia Fairfax, Virginia Fairfax Station, Virginia Fair Lakes, Virginia Fair Oaks, Virginia Falls Church, Virginia Farmville, Virginia Fishersville, Virginia Floris, Virginia Forest, Virginia Fort Belvoir, Virginia Fort Hunt, Virginia Franconia, Virginia Franklin, Virginia Franklin Farm, Virginia Fredericksburg, Virginia Front Royal, Virginia Gainesville, Virginia Galax, Virginia George Mason, Virginia Glen Allen, Virginia Gloucester Point, Virginia Great Falls, Virginia Greenbriar, Virginia Groveton, Virginia Hampton, Virginia Harrisonburg, Virginia Herndon, Virginia Highland Springs, Virginia Hollins, Virginia Hollymead, Virginia Hopewell, Virginia Huntington, Virginia Hybla Valley, Virginia Idylwood, Virginia Independent Hill, Virginia Innsbrook, Virginia Kings Park West, Virginia Kingstowne, Virginia Lake Barcroft, Virginia Lake Monticello, Virginia Lake of the Woods, Virginia Lake Ridge, Virginia Lakeside, Virginia Lansdowne, Virginia Laurel, Virginia Laurel Hill, Virginia Leesburg, Virginia Lexington, Virginia Lincolnia, Virginia Linton Hall, Virginia Long Branch, Virginia Lorton, Virginia Lowes Island, Virginia Lynchburg, Virginia Madison Heights, Virginia Manassas, Virginia Manassas Park, Virginia Manchester, Virginia Mantua, Virginia Marion, Virginia Martinsville, Virginia Marumsco, Virginia McLean, Virginia McNair, Virginia Meadowbrook, Virginia Mechanicsville, Virginia Merrifield, Virginia Montclair, Virginia Montrose, Virginia Mount Vernon, Virginia Neabsco, Virginia New Baltimore, Virginia Newington, Virginia Newington Forest, Virginia Newport News, Virginia Norfolk, Virginia North Springfield, Virginia Oakton, Virginia Petersburg, Virginia Pimmit Hills, Virginia Poquoson, Virginia Portsmouth, Virginia Potomac Mills, Virginia Pulaski, Virginia Purcellville, Virginia Radford, Virginia Reston, Virginia Richlands, Virginia Richmond, Virginia Roanoke, Virginia Rockwood, Virginia Rose Hill, Virginia Salem, Virginia Sandston, Virginia Seven Corners, Virginia Short Pump, Virginia Smithfield, Virginia South Boston, Virginia South Riding, Virginia South Run, Virginia Springfield, Virginia Staunton, Virginia Sterling, Virginia Stone Ridge, Virginia Strasburg, Virginia Stuarts Draft, Virginia Sudley, Virginia Suffolk, Virginia Sugarland Run, Virginia Timberlake, Virginia Triangle, Virginia Tuckahoe, Virginia Tysons Corner, Virginia University of Virginia, Virginia Vienna, Virginia Vinton, Virginia Virginia Beach, Virginia Wakefield, Virginia Warrenton, Virginia Waynesboro, Virginia West Falls Church, Virginia West Springfield, Virginia Williamsburg, Virginia Winchester, Virginia Wolf Trap, Virginia Woodburn, Virginia Woodlake, Virginia Woodlawn, Virginia Woodstock, Virginia Wyndham, Virginia Wytheville, Virginia Yorkshire, Virginia

© 2021 www.biggestuscities.com, All Rights Reserved Last updated: Feb 12, 2021