Salem (zip 97301), Oregon 

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Population

56,393

+5.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$35,218

Median Home Price

$230,900

Best Places to Live in Salem (zip 97301), Oregon

Capital city - North-central Oregon in Willamette Valley, 50 miles south of Portland. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 97301 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Nearby recreation
-Close to Portland
Cons
-Clouds and rain
-Crime
-Low ethnic diversity

Local Listings in 97301
 $260,000 
3255 Bell Rd NE
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1359 SqFt
 $180,700 
2665 Laurel Ave NE
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 808 SqFt
 $297,500 
2153 Laurine Ct NE
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 2110 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Salem Metro Area

Salem is the state capital and an agricultural center. State government buildings dominate a small but attractive and progressive downtown core. Surrounding built-up areas are unremarkable. Local agriculture includes orchards, fruits, grapes, nursery stock, and vegetables; the type of agriculture and rolling, moist terrain make for an attractive landscape.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Oregon
County: Marion County
Metro Area: Salem Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Salem
Zip Codes: Salem (zip 97301)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 196 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Salem (zip 97301) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Salem (zip 97301) jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salem (zip 97301)'s cost of living is 5.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Salem (zip 97301)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 97301 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Marion county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Salem (zip 97301)'s population is 56,393 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Salem (zip 97301) is $230,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Salem (zip 97301) public schools spend $10,454 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.1 students per teacher in Salem (zip 97301). More Education


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Life in Salem, OR - 7/24/2010
A good place to live. Weather is very temperate. People are generally polite and friendly. Salem is the capitol of the... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 97301
$260,000
3255 Bell Rd NE
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$180,700
2665 Laurel Ave NE
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$297,500
2153 Laurine Ct NE
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$155,000
477 Hawthorne Ave NE
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$209,900
605 Hickory St NE
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$375,000
272 Laurine St NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$227,500
1695 Norway St NE
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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