Salem (zip 97302), Oregon 

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Population

38,493

+3.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$52,849

Median Home Price

$307,200

Best Places to Live in Salem (zip 97302), 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 97302 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 97302
 $385,000 
4925 Warrington St SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2777 SqFt
 $374,900 
4024 Cloudview Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2295 SqFt
 $509,900 
1145 Hansen Ave S
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2962 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 97302)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 196 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Salem (zip 97302) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Salem (zip 97302) jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salem (zip 97302)'s cost of living is 5.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Salem (zip 97302)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 97302 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 97302)'s population is 38,493 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Salem (zip 97302) is $307,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Salem (zip 97302) 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 97302). More Education


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Housing Market in Salem

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Reviews for Salem   1 Reviews
Great Neighborhood - 1/3/2007
We've enjoyed living here for the past 2.5 years. Most neighbors are friendly and wonderful, plenty of kids of all ages, no troublemakers among them. The schools are... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 97302
$385,000
4925 Warrington St SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$374,900
4024 Cloudview Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$509,900
1145 Hansen Ave S
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$350,000
3250 Cooke St S
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$560,000
570 Madrona Ave SE
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$369,900
4843 Gardner Rd SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$379,000
836 Charles Ave S
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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