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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
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
$449,000 Price reduced from $468,900 (-$19,900)
182 MASKELLS MILL RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,193 sqft
Courtesy of Sharon Denney-Wristbridge, BHHS Fox & Roach-Medford
30 E AMWELLBURY RD
$279,000 
30 E AMWELLBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,844 sqft
Courtesy of Gail Gioielli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
30 E AMWELLBURY RD
Courtesy of Gail Gioielli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
321 JERICHO RD
$260,000 
321 JERICHO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,722 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Moorestown
46 TILBURY RD
$225,000 
46 TILBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,336 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Mantua
12 S LOCUST AVE
$215,000 
12 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,994 sqft
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors-Mullica Hill
15 S LOCUST AVE
$194,500 
15 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,462 sqft
Courtesy of River Beach Realty Inc
53 S LOCUST AVE
$172,500 
53 S LOCUST AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,058 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Sewell
297 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$99,000 
297 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
480 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
258 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
$85,000 
258 QUINTON MARLBORO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,440 sqft
Courtesy of Warner Real Estate & Auction Company
16 FRONT ST
$84,900 Price reduced from $89,900 (-$5,000)
16 FRONT ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,394 sqft
Courtesy of At Brokers LLC
204 PINE AVE
$75,000 
204 PINE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,182 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill
57 QUINTON ALLOWAY RD
$75,000 
57 QUINTON ALLOWAY RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
780 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
207 CHURCH ST
$55,100 
207 CHURCH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,008 sqft
Courtesy of A J Falciani Realty
184 ROUTE 45
$37,500 
184 ROUTE 45
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,081 sqft
Courtesy of Weaver Realty-Pennsville
171 YORKE ST
$30,000 
171 YORKE ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Pino Agency
29 MARKET ST
$19,900 
29 MARKET ST
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
3,162 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
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
100-102 THOMPSON ST
$15,000 Price reduced from $20,000 (-$5,000)
100-102 THOMPSON ST
SALEM, NJ

2,160 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill

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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