The City of Salem had a population of 378 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||378|
|Population in Familes||314|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$47,394|
|Average Household Income||$63,013|
|Per Capita Income||$26,925|
|Total Housing Units||196 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||144 (73.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (15.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,868|
|Average Home Value||$184,028|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.73%|
The table below compares Salem to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 537||47th|
|Population Density||# 553||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 640||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 811||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 670||34th|
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