Salem Division OR Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Salem Division, OR

The Salem Division is a County Subdivision of Marion County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Salem Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Marion County Data | Cities in Marion County | County Subdivisions in Marion County

Salem Division Boundary Map


Salem Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 239,113
Population in Households 229,614
Population in Familes 181,899
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,499
Population Density1 1,103
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 85,930
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 56,291
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 91,286 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47,672 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 38,258 (41.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,356 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $210,064
Average Home Value $255,919


Median Household Income $51,155
Average Household Income $67,935
Per Capita Income $25,248
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.88% 0.91%
Households 0.68% 0.85%
Families 0.52% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.56%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.