Most Expensive Salem Neighborhoods
|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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Salem is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.
One thing that you will notice about Salem is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Salem a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
The percentage of people in Salem who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.97% of adults in Salem 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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