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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

0 FOGG LANDING RD
Courtesy of Piccolo Ray Realty Inc
120 BASSETT RD
$450,000 
120 BASSETT RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,200 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
541 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
$299,000 
541 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,437 sqft
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
45 MARKET ST
$219,900 
45 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Woodstown
16 DELAWARE DR
$207,000 
16 DELAWARE DR
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,218 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Mickleton
53 SLAPE AVE
$149,900 
53 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,983 sqft
Courtesy of River Beach Realty Inc
14 S LOCUST AVE
$110,000 
14 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,056 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
260 E BROADWAY
$89,000 
260 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,500 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
20 PINE AVE
$87,500 
20 PINE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
883 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
351 E BROADWAY
$74,900 
351 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,320 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Voorhees
L:8 FORT ELFSBORG RD
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
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
30 WALNUT ST
$49,900 
30 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,140 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
376 MAGNOLIA ST
$40,000 
376 MAGNOLIA ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,232 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
453 STRATFORD DR
$36,500 
453 STRATFORD DR
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,200 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Graham Realty
49-51 ELM ST
$30,000 
49-51 ELM ST
SALEM, NJ

2,208 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Advantage Gold-Palmyra
1-3 S OLIVE ST
$19,900 
1-3 S OLIVE ST
SALEM, NJ

2,628 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
OCT-DEC 2016 21 $137,105 $145,000

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: 4,888
Households: 2,049
Median Age: 35

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