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Salem, SD Real Estate

Salem, South Dakota is located in McCook County. Nearby cities and towns include Canistota, Spencer, Montrose, Canova, Bridgewater, Emery, Farmer, Dolton, Humboldt, Monroe, Winfred, Alexandria, Howard, Fulton, Marion, Vilas, Hartford, Colton, Madison, Lake Madison, and Roswell. Salem is a rural community with a population of 1,292. The median household income is $41,693. In Salem, 55% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Salem commutes 8 minutes or less to work, with 69% of residents holding white collar jobs and 31% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Salem, SD is 42 years, with 63% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 14% not occupied.

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Salem offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school, one middle school and one high school.

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Salem, SD Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Salem, SD
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married
South Dakota
  • 48% Single
  • 52% Married

Male VS. Female

Salem, SD
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male
South Dakota
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Salem, SD

  • 44
  • 38
  • Salem, SD
  • South Dakota

Average Age of Homes in Salem, SD

  • 42
  • 32
  • Salem, SD
  • South Dakota

Vacant Homes in Salem, SD

  • 14%
  • 11%
  • Salem, SD
  • South Dakota

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $56,655
  • $60,752
  • Salem, SD
  • South Dakota

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Salem, SD
  • 63% Owned
  • 23% Rented
South Dakota
  • 60% Owned
  • 29% Rented