Selma is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Selma Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Josephine County at latitude 42.279 and longitude -123.6159. Josephine County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,325 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Selma Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Selma, OR area
Also See: Selma, OR ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||707|
|Population in Familes||536|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||341 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||224 (65.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||48 (14.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,243|
|Average Home Value||$257,333|
|Median Household Income||$44,799|
|Average Household Income||$50,099|
|Per Capita Income||$21,590|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.2%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
The table below compares Selma to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 236||38th|
|Population Density1||# 334||12th|
|Diversity Index2||# 275||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 200||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 226||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.