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Salem is a city in Fulton County.
It is the county seat.
The community name derives from Hebrew for "peace"
The latitude of Salem is 36.371N. The longitude is -91.822W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 663 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,587.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Salem demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Fulton County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 72576 ZIP code.
15% of Salem residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Salem ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Salem was $12,891, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Salem residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Salem, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $224. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $531.
Libraries in Salem include Salem Public Library ... View libraries
Fulton County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Salem political report.
The average commute time for Salem workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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