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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
$525,000 Price reduced from $550,000 (-$25,000)
279 HARMERSVILLE PECKS CORNER
SALEM, NJ

8 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,915 sqft
Courtesy of Gail Gioielli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
204 GRIFFITH ST
$280,000 
204 GRIFFITH ST
SALEM, NJ

3,000 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Turnersville
21 MONEY ISLAND RD
$249,900 
21 MONEY ISLAND RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
4,360 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
43 SLAPE AVE
$225,000 
43 SLAPE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,808 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Cherry Hill
71 S LOCUST AVE
$199,500 
71 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
16 FRONT ST
$99,900 
16 FRONT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,394 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Voorhees
221-223 CHURCH ST
$61,000 
221-223 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

1,824 sqft
Courtesy of Barbara McKale, BHHS Fox & Roach-Marlton
L:33.02 PECKS CORNER COHANSEY RD
Courtesy of Ronald Bruce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill
59 MAIN ST
$49,900 
59 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,243 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
21 Oak St
$45,000 
21 Oak St
Salem, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
2,860 sqft
Listed 8/23/2017
Courtesy of CENTURY 21 GRAHAM REALTY
104 THOMPSON ST
$40,000 
104 THOMPSON ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,194 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
38 OAK ST
$39,900 
38 OAK ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,608 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Turnersville
278 GRANT ST
$35,000 
278 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,848 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
601 Salem Quinton Rd.
$32,900 
601 Salem Quinton Rd.
Quinton, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,524 sqft
Listed 8/23/2017
Courtesy of S KELLY REAL ESTATE LLC
44 Union Street
$30,000 
44 Union Street
Salem, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Listed 9/18/2017
Courtesy of KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY CUMBERLAND COUNTY
91 S BURDEN HILL RD
$29,900 Price reduced from $34,900 (-$5,000)
91 S BURDEN HILL RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,422 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
126 HUBBLE AVE
$28,000 
126 HUBBLE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,433 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
15 HILLCREST TER
$11,000 
15 HILLCREST TER
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
934 sqft
Courtesy of Avalar - Atlantic Properties
273-275 Sinnickson Street
$8,000 
273-275 Sinnickson Street
Salem, NJ

Listed 8/29/2017
Courtesy of S KELLY REAL ESTATE LLC
273-275 SINNICKSON ST
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC

Salem, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
APR-JUN 2017 11 $116,236 $75,000

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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