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People

Total Population 129
Male Share of the Population 46.5%
Female Share of the Population 53.5%
Senior Citizens 10.9%
Employed Population 16+ 67
Age of the Population 25

Families

% of people married 53%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $31,389
% Above Poverty Level 86%
% Below Poverty Level 14%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.4%
Median Gross Rent $560
Median House Value $46,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.6%
US/American 0%
English 10.9%
Irish 8.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

New Salem Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 63 miles N of St. Peters, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles NW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Pike
Standard Zip Codes 62357
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.707
Longitude -90.847

New Salem Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GRIGGSVILLE
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station SAVERTON LOCK & DAM 22
Distance 22 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 64 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Station QUINCY BALDWIN AP
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 43 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Barry 1,300 $45,179
Baylis 195 $31,250
Griggsville 1,161 $53,333

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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