The unemployment rate in New Salem is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Salem jobs have increased by 3.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Salem's cost of living is 2.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in New Salem, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Franklin county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
New Salem's population is 1,019 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 31.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in New Salem is $228,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.0%. Check out the homes in the area
New Salem public schools spend $16,920 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in New Salem. More Education