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People

Total Population 137
Male Share of the Population 53.3%
Female Share of the Population 46.7%
Senior Citizens 25.5%
Employed Population 16+ 66
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 56.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,292
% Above Poverty Level 96.4%
% Below Poverty Level 3.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $85,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8%
US/American 0%
English 13.9%
Irish 14.6%

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

Salem Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles W of Greenville, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia
County Oconee
Standard Zip Codes 29676
Phone Area Codes 864
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.889
Longitude -82.976

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 SALEM 5 NNE
Distance 4.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 71 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 66.8 inches
Station WALHALLA
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 52 F
Apr Temp 42 to 73 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 73 F
Annual Precip 60.6 inches
Station LONGCREEK
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 62.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Norris 818 $49,239
Pickens 3,148 $38,536
Seneca 8,184 $53,635
Six Mile 918 $82,946
Walhalla 4,234 $25,884
West Union 316 $29,375

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

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Student/teacher ratio: 8.3

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