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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

L16 FOGG LANDING RD
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
908 MAIN ST
$180,000 
908 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,074 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Sewell
621 SALEM QUINTON RD
$169,900 
621 SALEM QUINTON RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,160 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
623 SALEM FORT ELFSBORG RD
$165,000 
623 SALEM FORT ELFSBORG RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,080 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
80 HAGERSVILLE RD
$109,900 
80 HAGERSVILLE RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,037 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
46 SINNICKSON LANDING RD
$99,000 
46 SINNICKSON LANDING RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
832 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
362 HANCOCKS BRIDGE QUINTON R
Courtesy of Owners.com
221-223 CHURCH ST
$61,000 
221-223 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

1,824 sqft
Courtesy of Barbara McKale, BHHS Fox & Roach-Marlton
89-91 MARKET ST
$49,900 
89-91 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
90 CHESTNUT ST
$45,000 
90 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,048 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
55 MARKET ST
$40,000 
55 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,259 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
119 SHERRON AVE
$36,400 
119 SHERRON AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,426 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
310 MORRISON AVE
$34,900 
310 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,380 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Voorhees
6 JOHNSON ST
$20,000 
6 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,404 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
214 WESLEY ST
$13,600 
214 WESLEY ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,200 sqft
Courtesy of Realmart Realty
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
621 SALEM QUINTON RD
$1,475 
621 SALEM QUINTON RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,160 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
257 JOHNSON ST
$1,400 
257 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,008 sqft
Courtesy of Kapital M Realty
623 SALEM FORT ELFSBORG RD
$1,300 
623 SALEM FORT ELFSBORG RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,080 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
407B CHESTNUT ST
$750 
407B CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
1,896 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 23 $119,077 $105,000

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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