Living in Salem, OH

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Salem SnackAbility

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

Salem, OH Crime Report

436
Total Crimes
3,723.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.97%
Above National Average

Salem, OH Cost Of Living

85
Salem's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Salem, Ohio Info Snack

Salem is a city in northern Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County, Ohio, United States. At the 2010 census, the city's population was 12,303. Salem is the principal city of the Salem, OH Micropolitan Statistical Area, while the small portion of the city that extends into Mahoning County is considered part of the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
11,870
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$97,800
Median Income
$38,426
Median Rent
$659

Salem, OH Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Salem in Ohio

Best Places Around Salem

1

Canfield, OH
Population 7,295

2

Austintown, OH
Population 28,386

3

Boardman, OH
Population 34,557

4

Struthers, OH
Population 10,325

5

Columbiana, OH
Population 6,293

6

Campbell, OH
Population 7,964

7

Alliance, OH
Population 21,927

8

Girard, OH
Population 9,465

9

Youngstown, OH
Population 64,734

Map Of Salem, OH

Population over time in Salem

Year Population % Change
2017 11,870 -0.6%
2016 11,939 -1.1%
2015 12,071 -0.4%
2014 12,115 -0.8%
2013 12,214 -0.4%
2012 12,264 -0.4%
2011 12,311 -0.4%
2010 12,356 -0.2%
2009 12,383 -
Crime/100k Salem OH USA
Violent Crime 187.9 279.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.8 5.0
Robbery 25.6 78.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 119.6 151.2 246.8
Property Crime 3535.4 2177.1 2199.5
Burglary 290.4 412.2 376.0
Larceny 3159.7 1594.6 1594.6
Car Theft 85.4 170.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Salem

White
91.5% (10,861)
African American
1.6% (186)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (14)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (15)
Two Or More
1.8% (217)
Hispanic
4.9% (577)
Race Salem OH USA
White 91.5% 79.2% 61.1%
African American 1.6% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.9% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Salem, Ohio

Less than $10,000
7.0% (82,565)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (90,093)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.8% (199,371)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.6% (173,387)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (169,744)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.9% (164,402)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (147,403)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (82,808)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (40,068)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (37,154)
Income Salem OH USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 7.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.8% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.6% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.9% 18.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Salem

Female
51.1% (6,067)
Male
48.9% (5,802)
Gender Salem OH USA
Female 51.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (237)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,187)
High School / GED
42.0% (4,985)
Some College
20.0% (2,374)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,187)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,187)
Master's Degree
4.0% (474)
Professional Degree
1.0% (118)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (118)
Education Salem OH USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Salem

Overall User Rating
1.0
/5

josh yocum

I live in salem and i hate ohio. Seriously people don't move to ohio, people are jokes here and some of the worst people you'll ever meet. Like its beyond negative, people are a******s.

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