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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 
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,193 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
389 MASKELLS MILL RD
$349,900 
389 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,808 sqft
Courtesy of Harvest Realty
364 MASKELLS MILL RD
$299,900 
364 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,979 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
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
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
152 YORKE ST
Courtesy of Castle Agency LLC
701 ROUTE 45
$113,200 Price reduced from $125,800 (-$12,600)
701 ROUTE 45
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,840 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
14 S LOCUST AVE
$105,000 
14 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,056 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Hearst Realty
88 8TH ST
$89,999 
88 8TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3,183 sqft
Courtesy of EXP Realty LLC-Pitman
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
21.02 QUINTON ALLOWAY RD
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
17 DAVIS AVE
$36,000 
17 DAVIS AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,158 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Woodstown
246 WESLEY ST
$30,000 
246 WESLEY ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,388 sqft
Courtesy of Sell All Properties LLC Realty
90 CHESTNUT ST
$26,250 
90 CHESTNUT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,048 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
29 PHILLIP DR
$17,900 
29 PHILLIP DR
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
768 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Preferred Realty
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
56 5TH ST
$6,500 
56 5TH ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,056 sqft
Courtesy of S. Kelly Real Estate LLC
71 MARKET ST
$1,000 
71 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Peze & Associates
14 S LOCUST AVE
$1,000 
14 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,056 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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