In 2021, Salem city, VA had a population of 25.3k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $66,472. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Salem city, VA grew from 25,290 to 25,335, a 0.178% increase and its median household income grew from $63,411 to $66,472, a 4.83% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salem city, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.08%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.85%), and White (Hispanic) (1.78%).
None of the households in Salem city, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.1% of the residents in Salem city, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Salem city, VA was $205,900, and the homeownership rate was 65.4%.
Most people in Salem city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem city, VA was 2 cars per household.