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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
324 ALLEN AVE
$180,000 
324 ALLEN AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,456 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Premier Realty
473 E BROADWAY
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
125 CROSS RD
$139,000 
125 CROSS RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, -- Bath
2,187 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
58-60 ELM ST
$125,000 
58-60 ELM ST
SALEM, NJ

2,529 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
319 FENWICK AVE
$119,500 
319 FENWICK AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,331 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
152 YORKE ST
Courtesy of Castle Agency LLC
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
316 FENWICK AVE
$49,500 
316 FENWICK AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
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
207 JOHNSON ST
$48,000 
207 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,623 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
67 WALNUT ST
$39,400 
67 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,738 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
982 MAIN ST
$34,500 
982 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

1,572 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
982 MAIN ST
$34,500 
982 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,572 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
31 UNION ST
$19,000 
31 UNION ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,284 sqft
Courtesy of Christopher Twardy, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mt Laurel
380-380 E BROADWAY
$18,000 
380-380 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

3,540 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
37 WALNUT ST
$14,999 
37 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

0 Bed, -- Bath
2,041 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
100-102 THOMPSON ST
$13,000 Price reduced from $15,000 (-$2,000)
100-102 THOMPSON ST
SALEM, NJ

2,380 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
530 NEW BRIDGE RD
$1,300 
530 NEW BRIDGE RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,160 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Woodstown
70 MAIN ST
$1,250 
70 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of Peze & Associates

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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