Population Demographics for Salem, Massachusetts in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population41,340100
White33,69481
Hispanic or Latino6,46515
Some Other Race2,9097
Black or African American2,0404
Two or More Races1,4083
Asian1,0952
American Indian173Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population19,23322,10741,340
White15,76917,92533,694
Hispanic or Latino2,9123,5536,465
Some Other Race1,2821,6272,909
Black or African American9471,0932,040
Two or More Races6247841,408
Asian5205751,095
American Indian8192173

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Salem

 
Total Population:41,340
Male Population:19,233
Female Population:22,107

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Salem

 
Both sexes38
Male36
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Salem

 
Total Population:39,570
Male Population:18,567
Under 5 years:1,196
5 to 9 years:1,077
10 to 14 years:969
15 to 17 years:679
18 and 19 years:432
20 years:250
21 years:284
22 to 24 years:879
25 to 29 years:1,474
30 to 34 years:1,448
35 to 39 years:1,368
40 to 44 years:1,340
45 to 49 years:1,452
50 to 54 years:1,355
55 to 59 years:1,206
60 and 61 years:424
62 to 64 years:636
65 and 66 years:307
67 to 69 years:361
70 to 74 years:513
75 to 79 years:400
80 to 84 years:274
85 years and over:243
Female Population:21,003
Under 5 years:1,106
5 to 9 years:1,028
10 to 14 years:981
15 to 17 years:674
18 and 19 years:374
20 years:266
21 years:326
22 to 24 years:1,011
25 to 29 years:1,706
30 to 34 years:1,555
35 to 39 years:1,416
40 to 44 years:1,449
45 to 49 years:1,590
50 to 54 years:1,618
55 to 59 years:1,500
60 and 61 years:548
62 to 64 years:773
65 and 66 years:367
67 to 69 years:482
70 to 74 years:619
75 to 79 years:575
80 to 84 years:503
85 years and over:536

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Salem

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Salem

 
Total:17,842
Family led homes:9,648
Husband-wife family:6,363
Other family:3,285
Population of male led with no wife present:719
Population female led with no husband present:2,566
Population of Nonfamily homes:8,194
Population living alone:6,301
Population not living alone:1,893

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Salem with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:17,842
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,511
Population of family homes:4,478
Husband-wife family:2,470
Under 6 years only:805
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:457
6 to 17 years only:1,208
Other family:2,008
Male householder, no wife present:347
Under 6 years only:92
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:48
6 to 17 years only:207
Female led with no husband present:1,661
Under 6 years only:399
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:315
6 to 17 years only:947
Nonfamily households:33
Male led households:26
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:16
Female led householder:7
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:4
Households with no people under 18 years:13,331
Family households:5,170
Husband-wife family:3,893
Other family:1,277
Male led with no wife present:372
Female led with no husband present:905
Nonfamily households:8,161
Male led householder:3,520
Female led householder:4,641

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Salem, by type

 
Total Home Population:17,842
Population of Family homes:9,648
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:258
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,658
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,117
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,192
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:965
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:805
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:896
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:560
Population of 85 year olds and over:197
Population of Nonfamily Homes:8,194
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:621
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,469
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,116
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,553
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:736
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:735
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:876
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:688
Population of 85 year olds and over:400

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Salem containing people over 60

 
Total Population:17,842
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,727
1-person household:2,516
2-or-more-person household:3,211
Family households:2,969
Nonfamily households:242
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:12,115
1-person household:3,785
2-or-more-person household:8,330
Family homes:6,679
Nonfamily homes:1,651

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Salem with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:17,842
Home has three or more generations:544
Home does not have three or more generations:17,298

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Salem under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:7,709
Unmarried partner of home lead present:643
In family homes:621
Population of male led and male partner homes:18
Population of male led and female partner households:204
Population of female led and female partner households:47
Population of female led and male partner households:352
In nonfamily homes:22
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:19
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:3
No unmarried partner of home lead present:7,066
In family homes:7,050
Population of husband-wife family homes:4,324
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:311
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,415
In nonfamily homes:16

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Salem

 
Total Population:28,133
Population Under 18 years:7,619
Population 18 years and over:20,514

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Salem have lived in one place.

 
Total:17,842
Population of Owner occupied homes:9,048
Family home:5,842
Nonfamily homess:3,206
Male led home:1,222
Living alone:882
Not living alone:340
Female led home:1,984
Living alone:1,676
Not living alone:308
Population of Renter occupied homes:8,794
Family run homes:3,806
Husband-wife family:1,636
Other family:2,170
Male led with no wife present:425
Female led with no husband present:1,745
Nonfamily Homes:4,988
Male led homes:2,324
Male living alone:1,674
Male not living alone:650
Female led homes:2,664
Females living alone:2,069
Females not living alone:595