Salem, IL Real Estate
Salem, Illinois is located in Marion County. Nearby cities and towns include Odin, Alma, Sandoval, Iuka, Junction City, Kell, Central City, Centralia, Kinmundy, Walnut Hill, Patoka, Dix, Wamac, Vernon, Farina, Irvington, Xenia, St. Peter, Hoffman, Huey, Keyesport, Woodlawn, Hoyleton, Richview, Mount Vernon, Carlyle, Iola, Johnsonville, Bluford, and Ashley. Salem is a suburban community with a population of 7,358. The median household income is $36,058. In Salem, 54% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 31% of the households. Half the population of Salem commutes 11 minutes or less to work, with 60% of residents holding white collar jobs and 40% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Salem, IL is 35 years, with 61% of those homes owned, 30% rented, and 9% not occupied. In the previous year, 86 Salem properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Salem in the previous year was $51,031.