Population Demographics for Salem, Virginia in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population24,802100
White21,87288
Black or African American1,7637
Hispanic or Latino6012
Asian4021
Two or More Races3741
Some Other Race3231

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population11,76713,03524,802
White10,32511,54721,872
Black or African American8439201,763
Hispanic or Latino311290601
Asian192210402
Two or More Races191183374
Some Other Race188135323

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Salem

 
Total Population:24,802
Male Population:11,767
Female Population:13,035

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Salem

 
Both sexes40
Male38
Female42

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Salem

 
Total Population:23,084
Male Population:10,965
Under 5 years:634
5 to 9 years:656
10 to 14 years:753
15 to 17 years:486
18 and 19 years:308
20 years:138
21 years:189
22 to 24 years:446
25 to 29 years:658
30 to 34 years:551
35 to 39 years:655
40 to 44 years:731
45 to 49 years:813
50 to 54 years:890
55 to 59 years:768
60 and 61 years:267
62 to 64 years:394
65 and 66 years:221
67 to 69 years:308
70 to 74 years:409
75 to 79 years:334
80 to 84 years:199
85 years and over:157
Female Population:12,119
Under 5 years:561
5 to 9 years:683
10 to 14 years:692
15 to 17 years:440
18 and 19 years:261
20 years:171
21 years:174
22 to 24 years:474
25 to 29 years:659
30 to 34 years:596
35 to 39 years:726
40 to 44 years:779
45 to 49 years:867
50 to 54 years:976
55 to 59 years:878
60 and 61 years:334
62 to 64 years:483
65 and 66 years:251
67 to 69 years:376
70 to 74 years:498
75 to 79 years:494
80 to 84 years:389
85 years and over:357

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Salem

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Salem

 
Total:10,045
Family led homes:6,309
Husband-wife family:4,603
Other family:1,706
Population of male led with no wife present:391
Population female led with no husband present:1,315
Population of Nonfamily homes:3,736
Population living alone:3,103
Population not living alone:633

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

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

 
Total:10,045
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,841
Population of family homes:2,815
Husband-wife family:1,770
Under 6 years only:368
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:323
6 to 17 years only:1,079
Other family:1,045
Male householder, no wife present:232
Under 6 years only:65
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:31
6 to 17 years only:136
Female led with no husband present:813
Under 6 years only:182
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:129
6 to 17 years only:502
Nonfamily households:26
Male led households:18
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:11
Female led householder:8
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:5
Households with no people under 18 years:7,204
Family households:3,494
Husband-wife family:2,833
Other family:661
Male led with no wife present:159
Female led with no husband present:502
Nonfamily households:3,710
Male led householder:1,570
Female led householder:2,140

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Salem, by type

 
Total Home Population:10,045
Population of Family homes:6,309
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:181
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:794
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,222
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,414
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:641
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:575
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:866
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:490
Population of 85 year olds and over:126
Population of Nonfamily Homes:3,736
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:339
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:420
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:364
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:643
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:345
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:327
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:480
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:552
Population of 85 year olds and over:266

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Salem containing people over 60

 
Total Population:10,045
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:3,931
1-person household:1,551
2-or-more-person household:2,380
Family households:2,296
Nonfamily households:84
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:6,114
1-person household:1,552
2-or-more-person household:4,562
Family homes:4,013
Nonfamily homes:549

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Salem with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:10,045
Home has three or more generations:293
Home does not have three or more generations:9,752

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Salem under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:4,902
Unmarried partner of home lead present:339
In family homes:317
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner households:113
Population of female led and female partner households:17
Population of female led and male partner households:184
In nonfamily homes:22
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:18
Population of female led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:4,563
In family homes:4,551
Population of husband-wife family homes:3,160
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:252
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,139
In nonfamily homes:12

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Salem

 
Total Population:18,028
Population Under 18 years:4,822
Population 18 years and over:13,206

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Salem have lived in one place.

 
Total:10,045
Population of Owner occupied homes:6,624
Family home:4,655
Nonfamily homess:1,969
Male led home:731
Living alone:620
Not living alone:111
Female led home:1,238
Living alone:1,149
Not living alone:89
Population of Renter occupied homes:3,421
Family run homes:1,654
Husband-wife family:757
Other family:897
Male led with no wife present:200
Female led with no husband present:697
Nonfamily Homes:1,767
Male led homes:857
Male living alone:608
Male not living alone:249
Female led homes:910
Females living alone:726
Females not living alone:184