Salem County Population 2017

Salem County's estimated population is 63,436 with a growth rate of -0.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Salem County is the 21st largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201663,436-505-0.79%
201563,941-581-0.90%
201464,522-472-0.73%
201364,994-633-0.96%
201265,627-402-0.61%
201166,029460.07%
201065,9836891.06%
199065,2946180.96%
198064,6764,3307.18%
197060,3461,6352.78%
196058,7119,20318.59%
195049,5087,23417.11%
194042,2745,44014.77%
193036,8342620.72%
192036,5729,57335.46%
191026,9991,4695.75%
190025,5303791.51%
189025,1515722.33%
188024,5796392.67%
187023,9401,4826.60%
186022,4582,99115.36%
185019,4673,44321.49%
184016,0241,86913.20%
183014,1551330.95%
182014,0221,2619.88%
181012,7611,39012.22%
180011,3719348.95%
179010,4370.00%

Salem County Population Growth

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Salem County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White52,17182.24%
Black or African American9,35814.75%
Two or More Races1,4222.24%
Asian6351.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native3320.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.04%

Salem County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Salem County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Penns Grove51474884-263-5.11%
Salem51464824-322-6.26%
Woodstown35053484-21-0.60%
Elmer13951327-68-4.87%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990