Demographics

People

Total Population95
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens22.1%
Employed Population 16+39
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married61.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.9%
Median Earnings25+$24,167
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,500
% Above Poverty Level86.3%
% Below Poverty Level13.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.7%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$94,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.1%
Irish10.5%
English10.5%
Polish2.1%
German2.1%
Scottish2.1%
French Except Basque1.1%
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Salem Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyOconee County
Standard Zip Codes29676
Phone Area Codes864
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.89
Approximate Longitude-82.97

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)

StationSALEM 5 NNE
Distance4.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 50 F
Apr Temp43 to 71 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip66.8 inches
StationWALHALLA
Distance11.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 52 F
Apr Temp42 to 73 F
Jul Temp64 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 73 F
Annual Precip60.6 inches
StationLONGCREEK
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp27 to 50 F
Apr Temp43 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip62.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Norris856$55,682
Pickens3,153$47,828
Seneca8,290$53,670
Six Mile872$98,000
Walhalla4,293$30,384
West Union313$35,750

Salem Public Schools

Tamassee-salem Middle/high
4 Eagle Lane
ZIP: 29676
(864) 886-4545
Other
Total Enrollment 301
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