NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About New Salem, NC

New Salem, NC is located in Randolph County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for New Salem is about 4,113 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 18,432.

The Average Home Value is $112,800.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,754.00, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Salem is about .

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Randolph County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 72.55% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.6%
Democratic: 21.3%
Libertarian: 0.69%
Other: 0.24%
Green: 0.17%


Nearby Locations

Sophia, NC (4.62 mi.)
Trinity, NC (7.66 mi.)
Pleasant Gdn, NC (8.36 mi.)
Climax, NC (9.05 mi.)
Archdale, NC (10.26 mi.)
Julian, NC (12.67 mi.)
Jamestown, NC (12.69 mi.)
Asheboro, NC (13.19 mi.)
High Point, NC (13.55 mi.)
Coleridge, NC (14.39 mi.)
Ramseur, NC (14.39 mi.)
Thomasville, NC (15.18 mi.)
Greensboro, NC (15.84 mi.)
Staley, NC (15.84 mi.)
Liberty, NC (17.71 mi.)
Whitsett, NC (17.93 mi.)
Bear Creek, NC (19.86 mi.)
Winston Salem, NC (28.73 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 27317
Latitude : 35.838808
Longitude : -79.797691
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 702 ft.
Area Code(s) : 336

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.56
Male Population Estimate : 45.44%
Female Population Estimate : 46.57%
Median Age : 38.3
Male Median Age : 37.5
Female Median Age : 39.1

White Population Estimate : 81.93%
Black Population Estimate : 4.81%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.08%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.72%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.18%
Other Population Estimate : 5.49%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Salem specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Randolph County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Randolph County: About 156 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Randolph County is about 12% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 46% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.