In 2019, Salem, OH had a population of 103k people with a median age of 44.1 and a median household income of $48,345. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Salem, OH declined from 104,003 to 103,190, a −0.782% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,306 to $48,345, a 4.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salem, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.99%), Other (Hispanic) (0.813%), and White (Hispanic) (0.769%). 0% of the households in Salem, OH speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.5% of the residents in Salem, OH are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Salem, OH are Kent State University at Salem (188 degrees awarded in 2019), Columbiana County Career and Technical Center (131 degrees), and Kent State University at East Liverpool (117 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Salem, OH was $109,400, and the homeownership rate was 73.5%. Most people in Salem, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem, OH was 2 cars per household.