OR

National Population : 333,590,059
Oregon State Population : 4,027,118

About Selma, OR

Selma, OR is located in Josephine County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Selma is about 658 with about 39 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,063.

The Average Home Value is $229,800.00, which is roughly 7% lower than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,361.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Selma is about 33.1%.

Oregon is ranked #1 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.68 out of 100.

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Voting

Josephine County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 41.88% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.48%
Democratic: 35.73%
Libertarian: 1.54%
Other: 0.82%
Green: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Kerby, OR (8.08 mi.)
Williams, OR (15.83 mi.)
O Brien, OR (17.06 mi.)
Wilderville, OR (17.55 mi.)
Grants Pass, OR (18.23 mi.)
Merlin, OR (19.55 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97538
Latitude : 42.359214
Longitude : -123.697753
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3684 ft.
Area Code(s) : 541

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 50.41%
Female Population Estimate : 49.59%
Median Age : 51.1
Male Median Age : 51.0
Female Median Age : 51.2

White Population Estimate : 95.10%
Black Population Estimate : 0.87%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.96%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.39%
Indian Population Estimate : 4.75%
Other Population Estimate : 1.79%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Selma specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Josephine County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Josephine County: About 223 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Josephine County is about 21% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 23% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.