The Borough of New Salem had a population of 767 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for New Salem is located at latitude 39.9037 and longitude -76.7913 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of New Salem (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 607 feet.
The Borough of New Salem (GNIS ID: 1215756) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Salem population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Salem: York New Salem.
|Population in Households||767|
|Population in Familes||651|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||336 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||256 (76.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||51 (15.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||30 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,730|
|Average Home Value||$221,387|
|Median Household Income||$64,461|
|Average Household Income||$75,574|
|Per Capita Income||$30,577|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.85%|
The table below compares New Salem to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 1103||38th|
|Population Density1||# 814||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 932||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 267||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 376||79th|
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