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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
$550,000 
34 CREAM RIDGE RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,299 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
115 LOCUST AVE
$239,900 
115 LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,124 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
56 DAVIS RD
$224,900 
56 DAVIS RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,499 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
49 MARKET ST
$157,500 
49 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,574 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
49 MARKET ST
$157,500 
49 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

2,574 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
87 E AMWELLBURY RD
$119,900 Price reduced from $124,900 (-$5,000)
87 E AMWELLBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,362 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
280 MORRISON AVE
$77,000 
280 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,459 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Preferred Realty
34 JOHNSON ST
$70,000 
34 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,899 sqft
Courtesy of Andrew Ware, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
511 SALEM QUINTON RD
$67,900 
511 SALEM QUINTON RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,334 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
24 SICKLER ST
$59,900 
24 SICKLER ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,936 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
173 COOK AVE
$49,997 
173 COOK AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,641 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
210 SMITH ST
$49,900 Price reduced from $54,900 (-$5,000)
210 SMITH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,378 sqft
Courtesy of EXP Realty LLC-Pitman
357 MORRISON AVE
$47,500 
357 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,557 sqft
Courtesy of Toni Beltz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
290 GRANT ST
$41,076 
290 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
864 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Turnersville
675 SALEM QUINTON RD
$39,900 
675 SALEM QUINTON RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,392 sqft
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Excel Realty
327 FENWICK AVE
$30,000 
327 FENWICK AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,056 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
324 ALLEN AVE
$21,200 
324 ALLEN AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,456 sqft
Courtesy of Owners.com
69 CARPENTER ST
$17,500 
69 CARPENTER ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
780 sqft
Courtesy of John Gerrity, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
197 WESLEY ST
$1,200 
197 WESLEY ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
Courtesy of Tesla Realty Group LLC
42 DELAWARE AVE
$1,150 
42 DELAWARE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,066 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty

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: 5,016
Households: 2,103
Median Age: 35

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