The City of Salem had a population of 378 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Salem is located at latitude 40.8522 and longitude -91.6207 in Henry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Salem (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Henry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 718 feet.
The City of Salem (GNIS ID: 2396527) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Salem population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||53|
|Daytime Population: Residents||191|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||244|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.65|
|Population in Households||378|
|Population in Familes||317|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,628|
|Average Household Income||$59,730|
|Per Capita Income||$25,668|
|Total Housing Units||196 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||147 (75.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||29 (14.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||20 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,250|
|Average Home Value||$184,524|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||3.29%|
The table below compares Salem to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 538||47th|
|Population Density||# 557||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 687||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 830||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 668||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.