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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

$525,000 
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SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,299 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
$189,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,336 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
$180,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,456 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Premier Realty
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
$139,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, -- Bath
2,187 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
$125,000 
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SALEM, NJ

2,529 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
$119,500 
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SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,331 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
Courtesy of Castle Agency LLC
$50,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,812 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill
$49,500 
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SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
$49,000 
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SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
888 sqft
Courtesy of Mary Buckley, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
$48,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,623 sqft
Courtesy of Legacy Real Estate Services
$39,400 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,738 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
$34,500 
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SALEM, NJ

1,572 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
$34,500 
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SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,572 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
$19,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,284 sqft
Courtesy of Christopher Twardy, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mt Laurel
$18,000 
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SALEM, NJ

3,540 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
$15,000 
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SALEM, NJ

2,380 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Washington Township
$14,999 
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SALEM, NJ

0 Bed, -- Bath
2,041 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
$1,250 
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SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of Peze & Associates

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: 4,950
Households: 2,075
Median Age: 35

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