The City of New Salem had a population of 1,094 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||1,025|
|Population in Familes||789|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||69|
|Median Household Income||$48,897|
|Average Household Income||$63,194|
|Per Capita Income||$27,502|
|Total Housing Units||529 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||357 (67.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||113 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,017|
|Average Home Value||$159,340|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.47%|
|Per Capita Income||3.34%|
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, 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||# 56||86th|
|Population Density||# 113||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 195||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 340||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 362||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.