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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
$525,000 Price reduced from $550,000 (-$25,000)
34 CREAM RIDGE RD
SALEM, NJ

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

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,236 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
000 BEASLEY NECK RD
Courtesy of Long & Foster Omni - Moorestown
251-253 E BROADWAY
$179,900 
251-253 E BROADWAY
SALEM, NJ

2,531 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Mickleton
124 S MAIN ST
$168,300 
124 S MAIN ST
SALEM, NJ

6 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,140 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Cumberland County
101 JERICHO RD
$149,900 
101 JERICHO RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,040 sqft
Courtesy of Pino Agency
163-165 7TH ST
$149,900 
163-165 7TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3,464 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Mickleton
87 E AMWELLBURY RD
$119,900 
87 E AMWELLBURY RD
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,362 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
21 8TH ST
$99,900 
21 8TH ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,284 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred-Mullica Hill
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
49 7TH ST
$69,900 
49 7TH ST
SALEM, NJ

1,852 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Town & Country Realty - Woodstown
204 PINE AVE
$69,000 
204 PINE AVE
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,182 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill
183 E BROADWAY #C3
$59,900 
183 E BROADWAY #C3
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
888 sqft
Courtesy of Mary Buckley, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill-South
354 GRANT ST
$57,900 Price reduced from $74,900 (-$17,000)
354 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 4/0 Baths
3,858 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
40 MARSHALLTOWN RD
$45,000 
40 MARSHALLTOWN RD
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,426 sqft
Courtesy of American Dream Realty of SJ
357 MORRISON AVE
$44,400 Price reduced from $47,500 (-$3,100)
357 MORRISON AVE
SALEM, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,557 sqft
Courtesy of Toni Beltz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Mullica Hill North
7 OAK ST
$39,900 
7 OAK ST
SALEM, NJ

5 Beds, 4/0 Baths
2,942 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Swedesboro
228 JOHNSON ST
$35,000 
228 JOHNSON ST
SALEM, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,650 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Preferred Realty
39 MARSHALLTOWN RD
$20,000 
39 MARSHALLTOWN RD
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
680 sqft
Courtesy of Rittenhouse REO Specialist
290 GRANT ST
$976 Price reduced from $1,000 (-$24)
290 GRANT ST
SALEM, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
864 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Connection-Turnersville

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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