Salem Salem County, New Jersey
Salem: City in Salem County, New Jersey, USA
Salem is a city located in the county of Salem in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,146 and a population density of 1,828 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,713 inhabitants.
The city was created 346 years ago in 1675.
Salem is located at 39°34'18"N 75°28'2"W (39.5717800, -75.4671400).
Salem forecast: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph. more
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Official website of Salem
Salem Quick Facts
|Population :||4,713 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New Jersey (United States)|
|County :||Salem County|
|Postal code :||08079|
|Phone Area Codes :||856|
|Area :||2.82 km2|
|Named for :||Shalom|
|Altitude :||10 feet / 3 meters|
|Capital city :||Salem is capital of Salem County|
|Establishment :||October 10, 1675 (346 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone|
|Local time :||08:50:24 (19th October 2021)|
|Density :||1,674 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-9.19% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||68℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
According to census records, the population of Salem decreased by 9.19% in 10 years.
Local Places in Salem
1 Elsinboro Town Hall
Address: 619 Salem Fort Elfsborg Rd, Salem, NJ 08079 ➦ Show Map
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People born in Salem (30)
- John Chowning (American composer) he was born in 22/08/1934
- Clement Hall Sinnickson (New Jersey politician, United States Representative (1834-1919)) he was born in 16/09/1834
- William J. Hughes (American politician (1932-2019)) he was born in 17/10/1932
- Alexander G. Cattell (American politician (1816-1894)) he was born in 12/02/1816
- Henry T. Ellett (American politician (1812-1887)) he was born in 08/03/1812
- Nina Romano (American actress (1901-1966)) she was born in 18/10/1901
- A. B. Brown (American football player) he was born in 04/12/1965
- Alice Barber Stephens (American artist (1858-1932)) she was born in 01/07/1858
- Duke Esper (American baseball player) he was born in 28/07/1868
- Edward Trenchard (United States Navy officer) he was born in 01/01/1785
- Forman S. Acton (American computer scientist) he was born in 10/08/1920
- John Rock (American abolitionist) he was born in 13/10/1825
- Lydell Mitchell (American football player) he was born in 30/05/1949
- Meg Burton Cahill (American politician who served as Arizona State Senator) she was born in 08/03/1954
- Ray Steineder (American baseball player) he was born in 13/11/1894
- Thomas Carpenter (American glassmaker) he was born in 02/11/1752
- John A. Waddington (American politician) he was born in 10/05/1911
- Hetty Reckless (American runaway slave, abolitionist) she was born in 01/01/1776
Schools in Salem
College & universities near Salem, NJ
|186469||Salem Community College||Carneys Point (NJ)||08069-2799|
Amtrak & bus stations near Salem, NJ
|WIL||Wilmington station||100 South French Street||RAIL|
|NRK||Newark||429 South College Ave.||RAIL|
|DVR||Dover, Delaware||716 South Governors Ave||BUS|
|LDW||Lindenwold||Station Ave & White Horse Rd West||OTHER|
|PHL||30th Street Station||2955 Market St.||RAIL|
Post offices near Salem
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Salem Post Office||Salem (NJ)||08079|
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- Salem , West Virginia city in West Virginia with a population of 1,511 people.
- Salem , Ohio city in Ohio with a population of 956 people.
- Salem , Kentucky city in Kentucky, United States with a population of 717 people.
- Salem , Wisconsin civil town in Kenosha County, Wisconsin with a population of 529 people.
- Salem , Iowa city in Iowa, United States with a population of 380 people.
- Salem , Kansas city (possibly historical) with a population of 305 people.
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Other cities in Salem County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Salem County , NJ.
|Oakland||12,841||Borough in New Jersey, USA|
|Pennsville||12,428||Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States|
|Carneys Point||7,692||Census designated place in New Jersey, USA|
|Milltown||6,909||Borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey|
|Penns Grove||4,752||Borough in Salem County, New Jersey, United States|
|Woodstown||3,440||Borough in Salem County, New Jersey, United States|
|Alloway||3,363||Village in South Ayrshire, Scotland, UK|
|Quinton||2,459||Township of New Jersey|
|Oldmans||1,791||Township in New Jersey|
|Elmer||1,312||Borough in Salem County, New Jersey|
Distance to Other Cities
Salem distances to largest New Jersey cities