Salem strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Salem to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||39 miles NE of Schenectady, New York (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||128 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Metro Area||Glens Falls|
|Standard Zip Codes||12865|
|Phone Area Codes||518|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||9 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||34.7 inches|
|Station||GLENS FALLS AP|
|Jan Temp||8 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||38.5 inches|
|Station||SARATOGA SPRINGS 4 SW|
|Jan Temp||12 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||43.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||911|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||10%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Salem, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Belcher (12865)
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Penn Foster College
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41 E BROADWAY
Serves 423 students.
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