Salem Demographics

Population: 38,461
Relationship Status
Demographics for Salem, VA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for Salem, VA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in Salem, VA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in Salem, VA
Salem People Data
 SalemNational
Median Household Income: $38,997$44,512
Single Males: 13.3%14.6%
Single Females: 12.2%12.5%
Median Age: 3936
Homes With Kids: 28.2%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.32.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 1926
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Pinching Pennies
    Lower-scale suburban singles.

    These pre-middle-age to middle-age singles bring in lower incomes. Some rent their homes, while others own. Education level varies from high school or lower to college.

  2. Bringin' Home the Bacon
    Middle-income suburban couples without children.

    Married couples ranging in age from mid-30s to early 50s with moderate incomes. A high proportion own their homes. Some have a college education.

  3. Suburban Empty Nesters
    Older suburban couples with grown-up children.

    Ranging in age from lower 50s to mid-60s, these couples have children that have left the nest. Most earn middle to upper incomes and own their homes.


Source: Demographic information comes from data in the 2000 U.S. Census.

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Homes for Sale
  1. 10 Point Pleasant Ave, Salem, VA Home For Sale
    10 Point Pleasant Ave, Salem, VA 24153

     For Sale: $129,950

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1798
    • Baths: 3.0
    • Lot: 8712
  2. 3925 Dakota Ave NW, Roanoke, VA Home For Sale
    3925 Dakota Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24017

     For Sale: $114,000

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1568
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 19602
  3. 3430 Stonehenge Sq, Roanoke, VA Home For Sale
    3430 Stonehenge Sq, Roanoke, VA 24018

     For Sale: $165,000

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 2262
    • Baths: 2.2
    • Lot: 2613