Silver Lake is a former village and now a neighborhood within the village of Salem Lakes in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,411 at the 2010 census, when the community was still an independent village. On February 14, 2017, the village merged with the town of Salem to create the village of Salem Lakes.
Silver Lake is located at 42°32′58″N 88°10′9″W (42.549485, -88.169194).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.35 square miles (3.50 km2), all of it land.
As of the census of 2010, there were 2,411 people, 908 households, and 629 families living in the village. The population density was 1,785.9 inhabitants per square mile (689.5/km2). There were 1,072 housing units at an average density of 794.1 per square mile (306.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.1% White, 0.5% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 1.4% from other races, and 1.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.2% of the population.
There were 908 households, of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 11.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.7% were non-families. 24.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.18.