The City of New Salem had a population of 1,068 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for New Salem is located at latitude 46.8442 and longitude -101.4226 in Morton County. The formal boundaries for the City of New Salem (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Morton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,172 feet.
The City of New Salem (GNIS ID: 1036183) 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.
|Population in Households||1,004|
|Population in Familes||776|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||64|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||527 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||360 (68.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||105 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||61 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$122,059|
|Average Home Value||$146,676|
|Median Household Income||$46,088|
|Average Household Income||$60,530|
|Per Capita Income||$26,674|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||0.85%|
The table below compares New Salem to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota 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||# 56||86th|
|Population Density1||# 117||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 155||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 325||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 369||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.