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-Low economic growth
-Some urban decay
-Violent crime

What Bert Has To Say About Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Metro Area

The “City of Brotherly Love,” a direct translation of its name from the Greek language, is one of the ten largest metropolitan areas in the United States. Philadelphia served as the nation’s first capital and cultural center before being replaced in these roles by Washington, D.C., and New York City, respectively. Since the Industrial Revolution, the city has prospered as an important port and manufacturing center. Today, it’s part of an economic corridor of large cities stretching down the East Coast from Boston to Washington, D.C.


  • Profile: Large city
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 28
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Salem
  • Zip Codes: Salem (zip 08079)

Quick Facts About Salem

    The unemployment rate in Salem (zip 08079) is 6.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salem (zip 08079) jobs have Increased by 1.53 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Salem (zip 08079)'s cost of living is 9.30% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Salem (zip 08079)'s population is 10,918 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -10.56 percent.
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Salem (zip 08079) is $178,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.10 percent.
    Salem (zip 08079) public schools spend $18,853 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 10.2 students per teacher in Salem (zip 08079).

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