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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

279 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
$550,000 
279 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
SALEM, NJ

8 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,915 sqft
Courtesy of Gail Gioielli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
407 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$550,000 
407 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,731 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
301 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$128,500 
301 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,824 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
89 KERLIN RD
$89,900 
89 KERLIN RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,078 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
221-223 CHURCH ST
$61,000 
221-223 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

1,824 sqft
Courtesy of Barbara McKale, BHHS Fox & Roach-Marlton
L:1 BOOKER ST
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
64 ROUTE 45
$61,000 
64 ROUTE 45
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,360 sqft
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
16 OLD KINGS HWY
$60,000 
16 OLD KINGS HWY
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,126 sqft
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
91 S BURDEN HILL RD
$59,900 
91 S BURDEN HILL RD
QUINTON, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,422 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of South Jersey - Logan Twp
L:33.02 PECKS CORNER COHANSEY RD
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
41 SLAPE AVE
$44,900 
41 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
1,076 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
173 9TH ST
$38,900 
173 9TH ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,008 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Sewell
355 MORRISON AVE
$34,900 
355 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
892 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
175 VICTORY AVE
$29,900 
175 VICTORY AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,344 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Turnersville
104 NEW BRIDGE RD
$29,500 Price reduced from $39,500 (-$10,000)
104 NEW BRIDGE RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,873 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Of Cherry Hill
168 CHESTNUT ST
$28,900 
168 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,581 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of South Jersey - Logan Twp
56 CHESTNUT ST
$19,900 
56 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,412 sqft
Courtesy of Halstead Property NJ, LLC
61-63 YORKE ST
$19,900 
61-63 YORKE ST
SALEM, NJ

3,046 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Voorhees
207 HANCOCKS BR FORT ELFSBORG
$3,700 
207 HANCOCKS BR FORT ELFSBORG
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,722 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
337 E BROADWAY
$1,000 
337 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,550 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 9 $139,267 $130,800

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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