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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Salem UT General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||6,928||2,900,872|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||6,423||2,763,885|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||7.9%||5.0%|
|Population, 2010 ||6,423||2,763,885|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||9.2%||9.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||38.6%||31.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||8.4%||9.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||49.7%||49.8% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||96.5%||86.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.4%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.4%||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.9%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.0%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||3.6%||13.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||94.0%||80.4% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||89.9%||82.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||2.8%||8.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||5.1%||14.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||95.4%||90.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||31.7%||30.3%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||307||143,771|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||18.6||21.4|
|Housing units, 2010 ||1,834||979,709|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||84.5%||70.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||2.1%||21.4%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$235,200||$212,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||1,840||886,770|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||3.58||3.12|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$22,726||$23,873|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$72,394||$58,821|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.2%||12.7%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||607||246,393|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||16.3%||24.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||42,431,657|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||25,417,368|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||14,841||36,574,240|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$2,449||$13,730|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||3,980,570|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||10.17||82,169.62|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||631.5||33.6|
|FIPS Code ||65770||49|
|Counties ||Utah County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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