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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

34 CREAM RIDGE RD
$525,000 
34 CREAM RIDGE RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,299 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
46 TILBURY RD
$189,000 
46 TILBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,336 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
324 ALLEN AVE
$180,000 
324 ALLEN AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,456 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Premier Realty
56 QUINTON HANCOCKS BRDG RD
$179,000 
56 QUINTON HANCOCKS BRDG RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,182 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
17 PHILLIP DR
$169,900 
17 PHILLIP DR
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,430 sqft
Courtesy of New Jersey Home Sales Inc
473 E BROADWAY
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
601 SALEM QUINTON RD
$120,000 
601 SALEM QUINTON RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,524 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Rauh & Johns
152 YORKE ST
Courtesy of Castle Agency LLC
170 COMPROMISE RD
$59,900 
170 COMPROMISE RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,104 sqft
Courtesy of Collini Real Estate LLC
18 LINDEN ST
$59,900 
18 LINDEN ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,200 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Moorestown
9 CHESTNUT ST
$59,000 
9 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,104 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
197 9TH ST
$50,000 
197 9TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,812 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill
320 ALLEN AVE
$49,900 
320 ALLEN AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
904 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
183 E BROADWAY #C3
$49,000 
183 E BROADWAY #C3
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
888 sqft
Courtesy of Mary Buckley, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
250 GRANT ST
$47,900 
250 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,712 sqft
Courtesy of Weaver Realty-Pennsville
357 MORRISON AVE
$39,769 
357 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,557 sqft
Courtesy of Toni Beltz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
67 WALNUT ST
$39,400 
67 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,738 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
201 CHESTNUT ST
$1,175 
201 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,308 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
308 ALLEN AVE #A
$975 
308 ALLEN AVE #A
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Collini Real Estate LLC
308 ALLEN AVE
$850 
308 ALLEN AVE
SALEM, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Collini Real Estate LLC

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 4 $197,438 $152,875

Salem, NJ School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ELSINBORO TOWNSHIP K-6, K-8 08079 2
LOWER ALLOWAYS CREEK TOWN K-6, K-8 08079 3
MANNINGTON TOWNSHIP K-6, K-8 08079 3
SALEM CITY K-12 08079 1

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: 4,950
Households: 2,075
Median Age: 35

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