Salem (zip 03079), New Hampshire 

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Population

30,652

+0.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$78,395

Median Home Price

$443,500

Median Age

44.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.5

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Salem (zip 03079), New Hampshire

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 03079 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Salem (zip 03079)
Cost of Living: 18.4% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

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Salem, Nh Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Education
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Traffic and sprawl
Economic cycles
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Salem (zip 03079) is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salem (zip 03079) jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salem (zip 03079)'s cost of living is 18.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Salem (zip 03079)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 03079 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Rockingham county flipped narrowly Democratic, 50.2% to 48.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Salem (zip 03079)'s population is 30,652 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Salem (zip 03079) is Real Estate: $443,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%.

SCHOOLS
Salem (zip 03079) public schools spend $14,120 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Salem (zip 03079). More Education



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Housing Market in Salem

It's a good time to buy in Salem. Home Appreciation is up 17.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Salem is $443,500.
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