In 2020, Salem city, VA had a population of 25.3k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $63,411. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Salem city, VA declined from 25,317 to 25,290, a −0.107% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,165 to $63,411, a 10.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salem city, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.54%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.57%), White (Hispanic) (2.29%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.81%).
None of the households in Salem city, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.5% of the residents in Salem city, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Salem city, VA was $200,000, and the homeownership rate was 64.4%.
Most people in Salem city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem city, VA was 2 cars per household.