In 2017, Salem, OR had a population of 164k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $51,666. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Salem, OR grew from 161,975 to 163,654, a 1.04% increase and its median household income grew from $49,126 to $51,666, a 5.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salem, OR are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.6%), White (Hispanic) (13.4%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (5.05%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.71%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (3.31%). N/A% of the people in Salem, OR speak a non-English language, and 92.3% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Salem, OR is $201,900, and the homeownership rate is 53%. Most people in Salem, OR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem, OR is 2 cars per household.