Salem SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

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Salem, Illinois Info Snack

Population
7,044
Unemployment
10.1%
Poverty
20.6%
Median Home
$71,600
Median Income
$41,122
Median Rent
$546

Rankings for Salem in Illinois

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Map Of Salem, IL

Population over time in Salem

Year Population % Change
2017 7,044 1.6%
2016 6,930 -1.8%
2015 7,054 -1.1%
2014 7,135 -1.6%
2013 7,253 -2.1%
2012 7,407 -0.9%
2011 7,475 0.0%
2010 7,473 -

Crime in Salem Per 100k

Crime Salem IL USA
Violent Crime 388.8 438.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 27.8 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 305.5 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 5429.0 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 1083.0 339.5 430.4
Larceny 4248.8 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 97.2 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Salem

White
93.7% (6,599)
African American
0.9% (65)
American Indian
0.3% (21)
Asian
1.4% (99)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (14)
Two Or More
1.4% (100)
Hispanic
2.1% (146)
Race Salem IL USA
White 93.7% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 0.9% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.1% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Salem, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.0% (56,352)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (40,150)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (116,930)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (84,528)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.2% (128,200)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (114,817)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (77,484)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (65,509)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (18,314)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (2,113)
Income Salem IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.2% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Salem

Female
52.4% (3,692)
Male
47.6% (3,351)
Gender Salem IL USA
Female 52.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (279)
9-12th Grade
6.8% (478)
High School / GED
38.7% (2,722)
Some College
25.7% (1,809)
Associate's Degree
10.9% (765)
Bachelor's Degree
7.8% (551)
Master's Degree
5.1% (362)
Professional Degree
0.7% (48)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (25)
Education Salem IL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.8% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.7% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.7% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.9% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 7.8% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.1% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.3% 1.4%

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