Salisbury, Maryland 

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Population

32,368

+10.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.2%

Median Income

$37,131

Median Home Price

$152,200

Best Places to Live in Salisbury, Maryland

Small town - Delmarva Peninsula, 8 miles south of Delaware border. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Salisbury, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Moderate climate
Outdoor recreation
Small-town feel
Cons
Isolation
High violent crime rate
Entertainment
 $239,900 
27642 Crooked Oak Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1632 SqFt
 $385,000 
5172 Carriage Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3182 SqFt
 $85,000 
906 Powhatan Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 972 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Salisbury Metro Area

Salisbury is a quiet small town along the Wicomico River in an area known as Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It has a history as a port and transportation center serving the agricultural “Delmarva” peninsula, incorporating eastern Maryland, Delaware, and a part of Virginia. The area is pleasant with few extremes, thanks to the nearby waters of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean. Cost of living is reasonable for the region. The area has become a bit of a magnet for small businesses seeking to escape higher-cost east coast cities.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Maryland
County: Wicomico County
Metro Area: Salisbury Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Salisbury
Zip Codes: 21804 21801 21802
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 33 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Salisbury is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Salisbury jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salisbury's cost of living is 12.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Salisbury's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Salisbury, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Wicomico county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Salisbury's population is 32,368 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Salisbury is $152,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Salisbury public schools spend $14,140 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Salisbury. More Education



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Housing Market in Salisbury

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Reviews for Salisbury   11 Reviews
The Decaying City - 8/1/2020
I left Salisbury 5 years ago, but a year ago I had some business nearby, so I decides to visit Salisbury, MD for nostalgia’s sake, it was a big mistake. I’ll admit there... Read More
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Shitsbury - 12/6/2019
I lived in Salisbury for 10 years before leaving and It’s funny that people keep telling me that Salisbury has very little crime, and that it having high crime is made... Read More

Salisbury is Very Safe Almost Everywhere. - 10/15/2019
I am tired of hearing about salisbury having a "high violent crime rate" in these national reviews. It is inaccurate and damaging to property and business owners here.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SALISBURY, MARYLAND
21804 21801 21802

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NEW LISTINGS IN SALISBURY
$239,900
27642 Crooked Oak Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$385,000
5172 Carriage Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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