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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
$437,000 Price reduced from $449,000 (-$12,000)
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,193 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
321 JERICHO RD
$245,900 
321 JERICHO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,722 sqft
Courtesy of Tracy Troiani, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
908 MAIN ST
$170,000 
908 MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,074 sqft
Courtesy of EXP Realty LLC-Pitman
40 MARKET ST
$149,900 
40 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

3,364 sqft
Courtesy of Karen Salcedo, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
40 MARKET ST
$149,900 
40 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

6 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,364 sqft
Courtesy of Karen Salcedo, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
15 PLASKET AVE
$79,000 
15 PLASKET AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,658 sqft
Courtesy of Dana Mulligan, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
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
260 E BROADWAY
$65,000 
260 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,446 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency-Pennsville
311 NEW MARKET ST
$60,000 
311 NEW MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,808 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
405 E BROADWAY
$59,000 
405 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,120 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
0 PECKS CORNER COHANSEY RD
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
61 W MAIN ST
$44,900 
61 W MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,344 sqft
Courtesy of Vineland Realty Corp
369 FENWICK AVE
$39,900 
369 FENWICK AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,296 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
147 7TH ST
$25,000 
147 7TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,760 sqft
Courtesy of Mahoney Realty
31 UNION ST
$22,000 
31 UNION ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,284 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-East Brunswick
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
37 WALNUT ST
$14,999 
37 WALNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

0 Bed, -- Bath
2,041 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
51 7TH ST
$14,999 
51 7TH ST
SALEM, NJ

0 Bed, -- Bath
2,538 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
274 MORRISON AVE
$1,200 
274 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,552 sqft
Courtesy of Collini Real Estate LLC
8 DELAWARE DR
$950 
8 DELAWARE DR
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
960 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Rauh & Johns

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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