Salem, Alabama

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Population in July 2007: 4,027.
Males: 2,016  (50.1%)
Females: 2,011  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Alabama median age:  35.8 years

Zip code: 35647

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,077 (it was $39,280 in 2000)
Salem:

$51,077
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,312 (it was $17,154 in 2000)

Salem CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $122,551 (it was $72,400 in 2000)
Salem:

$122,551
AL:

$122,700
  • Races in Salem, AL (2000)

    Salem races chart
    • 3,47796.8%White alone
    • 451.3%Black alone
    • 330.9%Hispanic
    • 220.6%Two or more races
    • 130.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.06%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Salem detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Salem: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 93.2 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Salem, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Salem:

  • High school or higher: 75.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salem CCD:

  • Never married: 13.8%
  • Now married: 72.0%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Salem CCD:  0.3% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)
Salem satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (25.6 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (87.7 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (479.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lester, AL (2.0 miles) , Anderson, AL (2.7 miles ), Minor Hill, TN (2.8 miles ), Elkmont, AL (3.1 miles ), Rogersville, AL (3.3 miles ), Prospect, TN (3.3 miles ), Five Points, TN (3.5 miles ), Lexington, AL (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 34.93 N, Longitude: 87.15 W

Salem tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Food and beverage stores (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

Work and jobs in Salem: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Salem, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Salem-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Salem place center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 26.2 miles away from the place center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

Earthquake activity:

Salem-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from Salem center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 186.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 188.2 miles away from Salem center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Limestone County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Salem:

  • LIMESTONE HEALTH FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ATHENS, AL)
  • LIMESTONE COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ATHENS, AL)
  • ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; ATHENS, AL)
  • ATHENS REHABILITATION CENTER AND SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ATHENS, AL)
  • HOSPICE OF LIMESTONE COUNTY (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ATHENS, AL)
  • ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ATHENS, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Salem:

  • Athens State University (about 14 miles; Athens, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,771)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 22 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • University of North Alabama (about 32 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 33 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 33 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 35 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 48 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)

Public elementary/middle school in Salem:

  • WACOOCHEE ELEM SCH (Location: 125 LEE ROAD 254, Grades: PK-6)

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Notable locations in Salem: Elk River Fish Hatchery (A), Maple Store (B), Pleasant Grove Volunteer Fire Department (C), West Limestone Volunteer Fire Department (D), Good Springs Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Salem include: Pleasant Valley Church of Christ (A), Holbert Springs Primitive Baptist Church (B), Gaston Church (C), Carriger Church of Christ (D), Lentzville United Methodist Church (E), Union Hill Church (F), Salem Church (G), Mount Nebo Church (H), Cairo Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Smith Cemetery (1), Craig Cemetery (2), Cunningham Cemetery (3), Dupree Cemetery (4), Tedd Cemetery (5), Oak Grove Cemetery (6), Evans Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Todd Lake (A), Wheeler Reservoir (B), Maple Swamp (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sugar Creek (A), Stinnet Branch (B), Stewart Branch (C), Shack Branch (D), Scarce Grease Branch (E), Mechanic Branch (F), Shoal Creek (G), McGowan Branch (H), McConnell Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Limestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 42.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 5.26. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.26
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 21.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.73. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.73
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.9%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

9.8%
Whole state:

16.1%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.5%
Whole state:

7.3%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Alabama average:

13.2

Salem travel time to work - commute Salem mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Salem CCD (based on Limestone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,582122
Mainline Protestant4,89925
Catholic2,4621
Other1,2094
Black Protestant86614
None39,764-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Limestone County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Limestone County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Limestone County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Limestone County:

27.7%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

23.1%
State:

13.5%

7.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.99%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($538 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.07%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, AL  3.12% ($51,914 average AGI)
from Morgan County, AL  0.69% ($35,522)
from Lauderdale County, AL  0.31% ($40,228)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($459 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.05%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, AL  1.83% ($39,638 average AGI)
to Morgan County, AL  0.47% ($29,993)
to Lauderdale County, AL  0.25% ($38,639)

Strongest AM radio stations in Salem:

  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZNN (620 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, AL; Owner: MANUEL HUERTA)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKAC (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: LIMESTONE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WSLV (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ARDMORE, TN; Owner: B & E BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEUP (1600 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR. & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEUV (1700 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR & VIRGINIA CAPLES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salem:

  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • WYTK (93.9 FM; ROGERSVILLE, AL; Owner: SHOALS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEUZ (92.1 FM; MINOR HILL, TN; Owner: BROADCAST ONE, INC.)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWXQ (92.5 FM; TRINITY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • W238AD (95.5 FM; TRINITY, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WLLX (97.5 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: ROGER WRIGHT DBA PROSPECT COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W222AK (92.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WAYH (88.1 FM; HARVEST, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLAY-FM (100.3 FM; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYFD (91.7 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKSR-FM (98.3 FM; PULASKI, TN; Owner: PULASKI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • W254AA (98.7 FM; COLBERT HEIGHTS, AL; Owner: WILLIAM P. ROGERS)

TV broadcast stations around Salem:

  • WTZT-LP (Channel 11; ATHENS, AL; Owner: WTZT-LP TELEVISION STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
Salem fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Salem fatal accident list:

May 29, 1981 08:03 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 74m243ftTotal length
  • $25,114,000Total costs
  • 18,338Total average daily traffic
  • 403Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,684Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Salem, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Salem)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Salem, AL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BLEECKER, 111 Lee Road 251 (Lat: 32.587500 Lon: -85.177778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 74.6 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WPZS441
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2004, Expiration Date: 03/03/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/30/2004, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, One Verizon Place (Mc:ga3b1reg), Alpharetta, GA 30004-8511, Phone: (678) 339-4269, Fax: (678) 339-8552, Email:
  • BLEEKER, 111 Lee Road 251 (Lat: 32.587639 Lon: -85.177889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 74.7 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQER593
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2006, Expiration Date: 03/29/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2014, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SALEM ALLTEL, 4426 Lee Road 145 (Lat: 32.597444 Lon: -85.251472), Type: Mast, Structure height: 74.7 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQQN951
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2013, Expiration Date: 02/05/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Parkway #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • PRINCE - GRAESSLER, 10278 Highway 169 (Lat: 32.515222 Lon: -85.242056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQWR349
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2015, Expiration Date: 10/28/2025, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Parkway #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Salem)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: SNYDER RAYMOND J RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 103V , Serial Number: 80323, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Rici E Lucas, 793 Lee Road 339, Salem, AL 36874
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23-19 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 115 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3635Q , Serial Number: MB-246, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/14/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 793 Lee Road 339, Salem, AL 36874
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3756P , Serial Number: 22-3477, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 12/02/1955
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William A Creech, 401 Lee Road 281, Salem, AL 36874, Other Owners: Barbara A Creech
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50WE , Serial Number: 30-654, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 793 Lee Road 339, Salem, AL 36874
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8208A , Serial Number: 28-8216161, Airworthiness Date: 05/20/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Theibeaux Aviation Inc, 1732 Lee Road 279, Salem, AL 36874
  • Aircraft: PEEVY TODD TITAN TORNADO II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH 3500 SER (270 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8567S , Serial Number: T001PV, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffery D Smith, 114 Lee Road 2089, Salem, AL 36874

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Salem

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Salem, AL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Salem compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Salem on our top lists:

  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the lowest real estate taxes percentage (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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