Salem /ˈsləm/ is the caipital o the U.S. state o Oregon, an the coonty seat o Marion Coonty.

Salem, Oregon
Ceety o Salem
The Oregon State Caipitol
Eik-name(s): 
The Cherry City
Location in Marion an Polk Coonties, state o Oregon.
Location in Marion an Polk Coonties, state o Oregon.
Salem, Oregon is locatit in the US
Salem, Oregon
Salem, Oregon
Location in USA
Coordinates: 44°55′51″N 123°1′44″W / 44.93083°N 123.02889°W / 44.93083; -123.02889Coordinates: 44°55′51″N 123°1′44″W / 44.93083°N 123.02889°W / 44.93083; -123.02889
KintraUnitit States
StateOregon
CoontiesMarion, Polk
Foondit1842
Govrenment
 • TeepCeety Cooncil – Ceety Manager
 • MayorAnna M. Peterson
 • Ceety ManagerLinda Norris
Area
 • City125.48 km2 (48.45 sq mi)
 • Land124.06 km2 (47.90 sq mi)
 • Water1.42 km2 (0.55 sq mi)
Elevation
46.7 m (154 ft)
Population
 • City154,637
 • Estimate 
(2013[3])
160,614
 • RankUS: 152nt
 • Density1,246.5/km2 (3,228.3/sq mi)
 • Urban
236,632 (US: 156t)
 • Metro
400,408 (US: 133rd)
Demonym(s)Salemite[4][5]
Time zoneUTC−8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
Zip codes
97301, 97302, 97303, 97304, 97306, 97308, 97309, 97310, 97311, 97312, 97313 & 97314
Aurie code(s)503 an 971
FIPS code41-64900
GNIS featur ID1167861[6]
Wabsteidwww.cityofsalem.net

Sister ceetiesEedit

Salem haes twa sister ceeties:[7]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-21.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-21.
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-06-15.
  4. Maxwell, Michelle (28 July 2008). "Salemite realizes dream of publishing book". StatesmanJournal.com. Retrieved 2 October 2013.
  5. Hagan, Chris (26 July 2011). "A pair of CC tools for Tuesday". StatesmanJournal.com. Retrieved 2 October 2013. Are you a Mid-Valley resident or a Salemite first?
  6. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. "City of Salem, OR Official Website". Retrieved 2013-08-18.