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Demographics

People

Total Population891
Male Share of the Population45.2%
Female Share of the Population54.8%
Senior Citizens29%
Employed Population 16+425
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married61%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.9%
Median Earnings25+$36,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$29,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,893

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,250
% Above Poverty Level91.1%
% Below Poverty Level8.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$116,000

Ancestry

German64%
Norwegian14.6%
Irish7.9%
English5.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.9%
Dutch3.4%
Russian3.3%
French Except Basque3.1%
Swedish2.7%
Polish1.1%
Canadian1%
Swiss0.8%
Italian0.7%
Czech0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Austrian0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
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New Salem Almanac

CategoryValue
County Morton County
Standard Zip Codes58563
Phone Area Codes701
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude46.84
Approximate Longitude-101.41

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)

StationNEW SALEM 5 NW
Distance5.1 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 19 F
Apr Temp29 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 83 F
Oct Temp31 to 57 F
Annual Precip18.2 inches
StationALMONT
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 23 F
Apr Temp29 to 58 F
Jul Temp55 to 85 F
Oct Temp31 to 60 F
Annual Precip16.6 inches
StationCENTER 4 SE
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 22 F
Apr Temp28 to 55 F
Jul Temp54 to 82 F
Oct Temp30 to 58 F
Annual Precip17.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Center538$68,194
Glen Ullin778$63,929
Mandan20,613$81,259

New Salem Public Schools

New Salem-almont High School
310 Elm Ave
ZIP: 58563
(701) 843-7610
High
Total Enrollment 144
Prairie View Elementary School
400 N 4th St
ZIP: 58563
(701) 843-7823
Primary
Total Enrollment 173
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