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New Salem is a borough in York County, in the York-Hanover metro area.
The latitude of New Salem is 39.901N. The longitude is -76.789W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 607 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 638.
Sections below provide additional information and links about New Salem demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the York County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, York area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17404 ZIP code.
51% of New Salem residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the New Salem ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in New Salem was $18,802, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of New Salem residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in New Salem, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $425. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,091.
York County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our New Salem political report.
The average commute time for New Salem workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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