The unemployment rate in Salem is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salem jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salem's cost of living is 10.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Salem, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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McCook county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Salem's population is 1,394 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Salem is $117,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.4%. Check out the homes in the area
Salem public schools spend $9,857 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.5 students per teacher in Salem. More Education