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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
473 E BROADWAY
$495,000 
473 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

3,136 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
48 SLAPE AVE
$349,900 
48 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,705 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
72 FRT ELFSBORG HANCOCKS B R
$305,000 
72 FRT ELFSBORG HANCOCKS B R
SALEM, NJ

9 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,128 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
75 HOWARD AVE
$250,000 
75 HOWARD AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,715 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
43 JERICHO RD
$150,000 
43 JERICHO RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,252 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Turnersville
106-108 HUBBLE AVE
$150,000 
106-108 HUBBLE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,208 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
106-108 HUBBLE AVE
$150,000 
106-108 HUBBLE AVE
SALEM, NJ

2,208 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
866 MAIN ST
$118,500 
866 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
920 sqft
Courtesy of River Beach Realty Inc
10 PLASKET AVE
$118,000 
10 PLASKET AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,295 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
977 MAIN ST
$99,900 
977 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,276 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
123 SHERRON AVE
$79,900 
123 SHERRON AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,578 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Sewell
11 PLASKET AVE
$70,000 
11 PLASKET AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,571 sqft
Courtesy of Brown Realtors
325 FENWICK AVE
$64,900 
325 FENWICK AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,404 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
910 MAIN ST
$61,900 
910 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,868 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
402 E BROADWAY
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill
L:33.02 PECKS CORNER COHANSEY RD
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
146 7TH ST
$49,890 
146 7TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,503 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Rauh & Johns
29 PHILLIP DR
$34,900 
29 PHILLIP DR
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
768 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 15 $133,360 $120,100

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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