Living in West Salem, WI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

West Salem SnackAbility

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

West Salem, WI Crime Report

26
Total Crimes
514.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-79.97%
Below National Average

West Salem, WI Cost Of Living

99
West Salem's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

West Salem, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
5,013
Unemployment
0.5%
Poverty
6.0%
Median Home
$180,000
Median Income
$56,530
Median Rent
$907

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Rankings for West Salem in Wisconsin

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Map Of West Salem, WI

Population over time in West Salem

Year Population % Change
2017 5,013 0.1%
2016 5,006 1.2%
2015 4,949 0.3%
2014 4,936 0.8%
2013 4,895 0.7%
2012 4,862 0.9%
2011 4,820 0.5%
2010 4,798 0.5%
2009 4,773 -
Crime/100k West Salem WI USA
Violent Crime 98.9 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0.0 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 79.1 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 415.4 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 59.3 242.5 376.0
Larceny 336.3 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 19.8 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in West Salem

White
93.7% (4,696)
African American
0.5% (25)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (67)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (17)
Two Or More
1.7% (84)
Hispanic
2.5% (124)
Race West Salem WI USA
White 93.7% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 0.5% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For West Salem, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
3.9% (19,300)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (11,935)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (57,900)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (61,964)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (63,233)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (94,469)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (53,329)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (97,771)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (19,808)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (21,585)
Income West Salem WI USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in West Salem

Female
51.6% (2,586)
Male
48.4% (2,426)
Gender West Salem WI USA
Female 51.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-50)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (150)
High School / GED
30.0% (1,503)
Some College
21.0% (1,052)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (601)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (1,203)
Master's Degree
9.0% (451)
Professional Degree
1.0% (50)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (50)
Education West Salem WI USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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