The unemployment rate in Salem is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salem jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salem's cost of living is 18.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Upson county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 66.7% to 32.6%. More Voting Stats
Salem's population is 407 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 16.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Salem is Real Estate: $137,100
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.4%.
Salem public schools spend $10,394 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Salem. More Education