Salem SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Salem, MA Photos

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Salem, Massachusetts Info Snack

Salem is a coastal city in Essex County, Massachusetts, in the United States, located on Massachusetts' North Shore. It is a New England bedrock of history and is considered one of the most significant seaports in Puritan American history.
Population
43,146
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
15.3%
Median Home
$331,300
Median Income
$65,528
Median Rent
$1,149

Rankings for Salem in Massachusetts

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Map Of Salem, MA

Population over time in Salem

Year Population % Change
2017 43,146 0.8%
2016 42,804 0.7%
2015 42,499 0.4%
2014 42,321 0.9%
2013 41,926 0.7%
2012 41,641 1.2%
2011 41,163 0.5%
2010 40,964 -

Crime in Salem Per 100k

Crime Salem MA USA
Violent Crime 267.4 358.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 64.5 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 159.0 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 2192.0 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 260.5 249.1 430.4
Larceny 1814.0 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 117.6 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Salem

White
71.8% (30,993)
African American
4.9% (2,100)
American Indian
0.2% (103)
Asian
2.5% (1,095)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (175)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,104)
Hispanic
17.6% (7,576)
Race Salem MA USA
White 71.8% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 4.9% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 17.6% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Salem, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
6.8% (293,392)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (289,078)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (440,089)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (293,392)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.8% (379,684)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (793,886)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (591,100)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.4% (707,594)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (284,763)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (241,617)
Income Salem MA USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.8% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.4% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Salem

Female
54.5% (23,530)
Male
45.5% (19,615)
Gender Salem MA USA
Female 54.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.9% (2,124)
9-12th Grade
4.1% (1,777)
High School / GED
24.7% (10,654)
Some College
18.8% (8,102)
Associate's Degree
6.3% (2,732)
Bachelor's Degree
25.3% (10,897)
Master's Degree
12.6% (5,454)
Professional Degree
1.8% (765)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (635)
Education Salem MA USA
< 9th Grade 4.9% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.1% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.7% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 18.8% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.3% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 25.3% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.6% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 2.7% 1.4%

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