New Salem is a city located in Morton County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,049, it is the 50th largest city in North Dakota and the 10110th largest city in the United States . New Salem is currently growing at a rate of 2.94% annually and its population has increased by 10.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 946 in 2010. New Salem reached it's highest population of 1,049 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, New Salem has a population density of 758 people per square mile.
The average household income in New Salem is $72,134 with a poverty rate of 6.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $658 per month, and the median house value is $141,200. The median age in New Salem is 45.4 years, 46.1 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.