Salem, Oregon

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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 Unitit States
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)
 • Laund124.06 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
 • Density1246.5/km2 (3228.3/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
Area code(s)503 an 971
FIPS code41-64900
GNIS featur ID1167861[6]
Websitewww.cityofsalem.net

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

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Salem haes twa sister ceeties:[7]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 15 Juin 2014.
  4. Maxwell, Michelle (28 Julie 2008). "Salemite realizes dream of publishing book". StatesmanJournal.com. Retrieved 2 October 2013.
  5. Hagan, Chris (26 Julie 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. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  7. "City of Salem, OR Official Website". Retrieved 18 August 2013.