Salem Information

Salem Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Salem, IN

General Salem Information

State: Indiana

County: Washington County

Close cities: Borden, IN, Campbellsburg, IN, Scottsburg, IN, Livonia, IN, Palmyra, IN, Vallonia, IN, Orleans, IN, Pekin, IN, New Pekin, IN

Salem Population (census data)
Total 6,499 (+4.8% since 2000)
Male 3,009 (46.3%)
Female 3,490 (53.7%)

Population Density: 1,671 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.8 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 3.89 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,043

Zip Codes: 47167.

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Salem Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.4%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (16.4%)
  • German (13.4%)
  • English (10.6%)
  • Irish (8.3%)
  • Dutch (1.5%)
  • Scottish (1.5%)

Local Salem Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: University of Louisville, Indiana University

Salem School Information

High Schools
Salem High School (700 North Harrison Street, Salem, IN, 47167 - Salem Community Schools District)
Middle Schools
Salem Middle School (1001 North Harrison Street, Salem, IN, 47167 - Salem Community Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Bradie M Shrum Lower Elementary (1103 North Shelby Street, Salem, IN, 47167 - Salem Community Schools District)
Bradie M Shrum Upper Elementary (1101 North Shelby Street, Salem, IN, 47167 - Salem Community Schools District)

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