Salem Oregon Population 2018

Salem Oregon's estimated population is 167,419 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016167,4193,2001.95%
2015164,2192,7971.73%
2014161,4222,1761.37%
2013159,2461,4670.93%
2012157,7791,6321.05%
2011156,1471,5100.98%
2010154,63717,71312.94%
2000136,92429,13827.03%
1990107,78618,69520.98%
198089,09120,36629.63%
197068,72519,58339.85%
196049,1426,00213.91%
195043,14012,23239.58%
194030,9084,64217.67%
193026,2668,58748.57%
192017,6793,58525.44%
191014,0949,836231.00%
19004,25886025.31%
18903,39886033.88%
18802,5381,399122.83%
18701,1390.00%

Salem Oregon Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White128,66276.85%
Some Other Race11,7137.00%
Two or More Races9,3465.58%
Asian4,4092.63%
Black or African American2,3991.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,7951.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,6841.01%

Salem Oregon Population Pyramid

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Salem Or Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.3
Houses Without Mortgage
9,146
Houses With Mortgage
21,443
Vacancy Rate
6
Median Rent
793
Median Home Value
182,800
Renter-Occupied Units
27,140
Owner-Occupied Units
30,589
Total Housing Units
61,417

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Salem Or for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.5% and the labor force participation rate is 61.7%.

Salem Or Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.7
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7587
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3049
Married Couple Families
26418
Average Family Size
3.22
Average Household Size
2.63