West Salem strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Short Commute Times
Comparing West Salem to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||45 miles NW of Evansville, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||123 miles W of Louisville, Kentucky|
|Standard Zip Codes||62476|
|Phone Area Codes||618|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||21 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 inches|
|Station||OLNEY 2 S|
|Jan Temp||19 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||45.2 inches|
|Station||EVANSVILLE INTL AP|
|Jan Temp||23 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||44.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.86|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||0||0%|
|Est. 2005 Population||977|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
West Salem P.l.
112 W. SOUTH STREET
West Salem, Illinois
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