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Salem, NJ Real Estate

Salem is a city in Salem County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 5,146, reflecting a decrease of 711 (-12.1%) from the 5,857 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 1,026 (-14.9%) from the 6,883 counted in the 1990 Census, an overall drop of more than 25% over the two decades. It is the county seat of Salem County, the state's most rural county. The name "Salem", in both the city and county, is derived from the Hebrew word shalom, meaning "peace".

The town and colony of Salem was laid out in 1675 by John Fenwick and the community was given permission to choose officers in October 1693. It was incorporated on February 21, 1798, as one of the initial group of 104 townships established by the New Jersey Legislature. On February 25, 1858, it was reincorporated as Salem City.

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Salem, NJ

360 GRANT ST
$260,000 
360 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,698 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
39 JERICHO RD
$235,000 
39 JERICHO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,112 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
37 SLAPE AVE
$185,000 
37 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,708 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Cherry Hill
0 CROSS RD
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Excel Realty
24 HOGATE BLVD
$89,900 
24 HOGATE BLVD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,100 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
18 LINDEN ST
$73,900 
18 LINDEN ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,104 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
34 JOHNSON ST
$70,000 
34 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,899 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
1 WATERWORKS RD
$64,900 
1 WATERWORKS RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,138 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
328 QUAKER NECK RD
$63,900 
328 QUAKER NECK RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,721 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
221-223 CHURCH ST
$61,000 
221-223 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

1,824 sqft
Courtesy of Barbara McKale, BHHS Fox & Roach-Marlton
287 MORRISON AVE
$54,000 
287 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,580 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency
L:33.02 PECKS CORNER COHANSEY RD
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
176 COOK AVE
$49,900 
176 COOK AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,416 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
21 OAK ST
$45,000 
21 OAK ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,976 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Graham Realty
41 SLAPE AVE
$34,900 
41 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
1,076 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
46 ELM ST
$24,500 
46 ELM ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,276 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
211 CHURCH ST
$12,900 
211 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,538 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
64 WALNUT ST
$12,900 
64 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

2,477 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
69 THOMPSON ST
$9,999 
69 THOMPSON ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
840 sqft
Courtesy of Wheaton Real Estate, LLC
2 FRIENDSHIP DR
$1,100 
2 FRIENDSHIP DR
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
640 sqft
Courtesy of Mahoney Realty

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 5 $132,220 $150,000

Salem, NJ School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ELSINBORO TOWNSHIP K-6, K-8 08079 3
LOWER ALLOWAYS CREEK TOWN K-6, K-8 08079 2
MANNINGTON TOWNSHIP K-6, K-8 08079 3
SALEM CITY K-12 08079 1
SALEM COUNTY SPECIAL SERVICES K-12 08098 No Rating

Salem, NJ School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

SALEM 2 out of 5
NEW JERSEY 2 out of 5

Salem, NJ School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

SALEM
NEW JERSEY
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

Salem, NJ Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 5,016
Households: 2,103
Median Age: 35

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