The Borough of New Salem had a population of 751 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for New Salem is located at latitude 39.9015 and longitude -76.7894 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Salem: York New Salem.
|Population in Households||751|
|Population in Familes||634|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$67,268|
|Average Household Income||$79,597|
|Per Capita Income||$32,030|
|Total Housing Units||329 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||252 (76.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (14.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||30 ( 9.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$211,250|
|Average Home Value||$227,390|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.23%|
|Per Capita Income||3.35%|
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, 2018 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||# 1102||38th|
|Population Density||# 822||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 892||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 327||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 435||75th|
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