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Demographics

People

Total Population1,462
Male Share of the Population46.6%
Female Share of the Population53.4%
Senior Citizens8.8%
Employed Population 16+690
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married50.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.2%
Median Earnings25+$32,234
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,343

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,563
% Above Poverty Level81.5%
% Below Poverty Level18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.8%
Median Gross Rent$689
Median House Value$84,600

Ancestry

German31.7%
Irish20.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.9%
English8.6%
Italian6.1%
Polish5.7%
Scottish4.2%
Czech3.9%
Austrian3.6%
Hungarian3.1%
Dutch2.4%
Slovene0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Romanian0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Russian0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Ukrainian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Greek0.2%
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West Salem Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wayne County
Standard Zip Codes44287
Phone Area Codes4,19,567
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.96
Approximate Longitude-82.1

West 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)

StationCHIPPEWA LAKE
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches
StationOBERLIN
Distance21.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip36.2 inches
StationMANSFIELD 5 W
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp15 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burbank239$56,250
Congress212$0
Lodi2,823$47,813
Polk309$51,875
Spencer577$52,604
Westfield Center1,156$97,500

West Salem Public Schools

Northwestern Elementary School
7334 N Elyria Rd
ZIP: 44287
(419) 846-3519
Primary
Total Enrollment 617
Northwestern High School
7473 N Elyria Rd
ZIP: 44287
(419) 846-3833
High
Total Enrollment 421
Northwestern Middle School
7569 N Elyria Rd
ZIP: 44287
(419) 846-3974
Middle
Total Enrollment 325
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