Town of Salem News

Six businesses in Oconee County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were six businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Eight businesses in Oconee County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were eight businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

295 businesses in Oconee County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 295 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

846 businesses in Oconee County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 846 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

12 businesses in Oconee County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 12 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

179 businesses in Oconee County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 179 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

112 businesses in Oconee County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 112 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

34 businesses in Oconee County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 34 businesses with addresses in Oconee County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29676 increases in 2018

There were 2,170 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29676 in 2018, a 4.1 percent increase over 2017, which had only 2,085 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

19.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Salem, South Carolina

19.4 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Salem, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 3.3% of people in Salem identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 122 citizens living in Salem in 2017, 96.7% said they were only one race while 3.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

3.5% of households in Salem received food stamps in 2017

Salem ranked 358th in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Salem ranked 168th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Salem ranked 168th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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