Salem, MO has a population of 4,974 people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $27,957. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Salem, MO declined from 4,976 to 4,974, a 0.04% decrease and its median household income grew from $25,790 to $27,957, a 8.4% increase.
The population of Salem, MO is 96.4% White, 1.29% Black, and 0.94% Asian. 0.83% of the people in Salem, MO speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Salem, MO are Missouri University of Science and Technology, with 2,495 graduates, Rolla Technical Institute, with 109 graduates, and Metro Business College-Rolla, with 39 graduates.
The median property value in Salem, MO is $82,000, and the homeownership rate is 50.5%. Most people in Salem, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem, MO is 1 car per household.
Salem, MO is a census place located in Dent County, MO. It borders .