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The City of Salem is located in Marion County in the state of Oregon (OR).

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Salem, Oregon, a State Capital, in Marion County was founded in 1842. spans over 46.4 square miles.
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Salem Latitude: 44.9053 Longitude: -122.9167


The The Zip Codes for Salem, OR are:
97301, 97302, 97303, 97304, 97305, 97306, 97307, 97308, 97309, 97310, 97311, 97312, 97314, 97317

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Salem Oregon Physical Characteristics:

The City of Salem has an area of 48.4 square miles
  • Land: 47.895554440154 Sq. Mi. (98.87%)
  • Water: 0.54504787644788 Sq. Mi.(1.13%)
The Salem City takes up 4.1% of the area of Marion County.

Map Location Coordinates:

  • Latitude: +44.9236937
  • Longitude: -123.0231194
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Salem, OR Climate Information:

  • Average Temperature: 53°F
  • Average Rainfall: 39.67 inches
  • Average Snowfall: 6.2 inches
*Based on annual average for Weather Station USW00024232 SALEM MCNARY FLD
Latitude: 44.905 Longitude: -123.0011 Elevation: 62.5 feet.

Salem, OR Population Data:

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Salem was 154,637 people, which is 49.0 % of the entire population of Marion County.

Sex:

  • 49.87% Male
  • 50.13% Female

Race:

  • 79.032% White
  • 1.476% Black
  • 2.726% Asian
  • 1.48% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.94% Pacific Islander
  • 4.292% Mixed
  • 10.053% Other

Ethnicity:

  • 79.72% Not Hispanic or Latino
  • 20.28% Hispanic or Latino
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Salem, OR Housing Information:

Average Household Size: 2.6
Number of Residences: 61,276
  • Occupied: 57,290 (93.50%)
  • Vacant: 3,986 (6.50%)
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Jackson's Books
594201 - Book Dealers-Retail
320 Liberty St SE, Salem, Oregon 97301-3596
Carole Fewx (503) 399-8694 (503) 588-2161 http://www.jacksonsbooks.com
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