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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

182 MASKELLS MILL RD
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
$468,900 
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,193 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
507 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
$309,900 
507 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,304 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
115 LOCUST AVE
$249,900 
115 LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,124 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
3 E AMWELLBURY RD
$209,900 
3 E AMWELLBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,128 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
47 MARKET ST
$175,900 
47 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

6 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,277 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
16 PLASKET AVE
$129,900 
16 PLASKET AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,664 sqft
Courtesy of Mahoney Realty
138 W BROADWAY
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
297 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$98,000 
297 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
480 sqft
Courtesy of G Scull Real Estate Agency, LLC
12-14 LAKE AVE
$85,500 
12-14 LAKE AVE
QUINTON, NJ

2,064 sqft
Courtesy of Dawn Proto, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
138 W BROADWAY
$79,900 
138 W BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

5,000 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
301 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$77,800 
301 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,824 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
904 MAIN ST
$59,900 
904 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,524 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
31 JOHNSON ST
$51,900 
31 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,104 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
197 JOHNSON ST
$48,000 
197 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,361 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
335 E BROADWAY
$19,990 
335 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,392 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
8 EAKIN ST
$17,000 
8 EAKIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,676 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
102 QUINTON ALLOWAY RD
$1,795 
102 QUINTON ALLOWAY RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
3,603 sqft
Courtesy of Val Nunnenkamp, BHHS Fox & Roach-Marlton
2 FRIENDSHIP DR
$1,100 
2 FRIENDSHIP DR
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
640 sqft
Courtesy of Mahoney Realty
80 W BROADWAY
$750 
80 W BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
3,672 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 31 $104,732 $100,000

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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