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|1||River Rd S / Vitae Sp...|
|2||Rosedale / Sunnyside|
|3||Pratum / North Howell|
|5||Commercial St SE / Ca...|
|7||Hansen Ave S / Holida...|
|8||Kuebler Blvd / Battle...|
|9||Wallace Rd NW / Glen ...|
|10||Sunnyside Rd SE / Ree...|
Real estate in popular Salem neighborhoods
Popular real estate near Salem, OR
Salem is a relatively large city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 157,353 people and 38 constituent neighborhoods, Salem is the third largest community in Oregon.
Salem is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Salem is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Salem who work in office and administrative support (16.04%), sales jobs (9.40%) and management occupations (8.61%).
Also of interest is that Salem has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Another interesting thing about Salem, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
The overall education level of Salem is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.97% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Salem in 2010 was $23,372, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,488 for a family of four. However, Salem contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Salem is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Salem home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Salem residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Salem also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Salem include German, English, Irish, Norwegian and European.
The most common language spoken in Salem is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||57,290|
|SALEM HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||57.59%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||42.41%|
|TYPE OF SALEM HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||61.20%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.00%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.50%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.63%|
|SIZE OF SALEM HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.07%|
|AGE OF SALEM HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||14.03%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||49.37%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||27.49%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||9.11%|
|SALEM REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$175,784|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$684|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $45,000||7.07%|
|$45,001 - $90,000||4.26%|
|$90,001 - $180,000||41.01%|
|$180,001 - $270,000||31.34%|
|$270,001 - $360,000||10.42%|
|$360,001 - $450,000||3.77%|
|$450,001 - $674,000||1.69%|
|$674,001 - $899,000||0.09%|
|PEOPLE OF SALEM||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.38%|
|5 TO 17||17.80%|
|18 TO 24||10.74%|
|25 TO 34||14.71%|
|35 TO 54||25.99%|
|55 TO 64||11.42%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.96%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||86.10%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$45,564|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$23,372|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.19%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.97%)
Public Service (10.72%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.32%)
Real estate (2.12%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.48%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.48%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.94%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||10.05%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.29%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||20.28%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.11%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (79.31%)
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