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Salem City, Illinois Housing Analysis

   (County: Marion County)

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(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Salem City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,428

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 111

Female householder, no husband present : 400

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,017

Householder not living alone : 91


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Salem City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 172

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 59

All other households : 2,803


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Salem City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,091

Renter-occupied housing units : 337

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 216

Renter-occupied housing units : 184

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 491

Renter-occupied housing units : 617


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Salem City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 279

$10,000 to $14,999 : 287

$15,000 to $19,999 : 265

$20,000 to $24,999 : 287

$25,000 to $29,999 : 268

$30,000 to $34,999 : 105

$35,000 to $39,999 : 188

$40,000 to $44,999 : 93

$45,000 to $49,999 : 162

$50,000 to $59,999 : 286

$60,000 to $74,999 : 417

$75,000 to $99,999 : 199

$100,000 to $124,999 : 98

$125,000 to $149,999 : 67

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Salem City, Illinois)

Total : 3,279


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Salem City, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,047

Vacant : 232


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Salem City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Salem City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 92

Built 1990 to 1999 : 260

Built 1980 to 1989 : 405

Built 1970 to 1979 : 834

Built 1960 to 1969 : 307

Built 1950 to 1959 : 411

Built 1940 to 1949 : 375

Built 1939 or earlier : 586


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Salem City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 2,564

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 20

Electricity : 406

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 10

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 28

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 19

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Salem City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 48

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 35

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 53

$30,000 to $34,999 : 98

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $49,999 : 153

$50,000 to $59,999 : 171

$60,000 to $69,999 : 259

$70,000 to $79,999 : 149

$80,000 to $89,999 : 253

$90,000 to $99,999 : 71

$100,000 to $124,999 : 124

$125,000 to $149,999 : 162

$150,000 to $174,999 : 76

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 22

$250,000 to $299,999 : 9

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Salem City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 56

Home equity loan only : 120

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 839

Housing units without a mortgage : 821


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Salem City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $208,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $88,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $102,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $68,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $63,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $56,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $42,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Salem City, Illinois: 63.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Salem City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 41.16%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 53.07%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 5.78%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Salem City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,076,500
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 14 $1,176,500
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $469,646
  Two Family 1 2 $40,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $509,646
2001        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,166,400
  Two Family 6 12 $410,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 26 $1,576,400
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $350,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 42 $2,750,000
  Total

8 45 $3,100,000
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $779,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $779,500
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $220,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $220,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $115,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $115,000
2006        
  Single Family 7 7 $757,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $757,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Salem City, IL): $34,339
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Salem City): $57,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Salem City): $367
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Salem City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 89.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.7%
Electricity: 8.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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