Compare: Salem vs Essex County

Home Values in Salem and Essex County

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Zillow Home Value Index

Zillow Home Value Index

Mid-point of Zestimate valuations for Salem. Half the Zestimates are above this number and half are below it.
1-Year Change+5.1%vs+4.4%
Median List Price$279,900vs$379,900
Median Sale Price$267,900vs$310,000

Salem, MA tends to be less expensive for home buyers than Essex County, MA. During the last year, Salem home values have risen by 5.1%, while Essex County home values have risen by 4.4%. The median sale price in Salem is $267,900, but the median listing price was $279,900, a 4.3% discount. Meanwhile in Essex County, the median selling price is $310,000, and the starting price had a median of $379,900, a 18.4% discount.

Homes for Sale in Salem and Essex County

Salem vs Essex County
33   Washington Sq  30 Photos
18   20 Leach St  8 Photos
  • 18 20 Leach St
  •  House For Sale: $799,499
  • Beds: 14
    Baths: 3.0
    Sqft: 6,028
    Lot: 4,356
Essex County
9   Drumhack Rd  22 Photos
  • 9 Drumhack Rd
  •  House For Sale: $11,500,000
  • Beds: 3
    Baths: 6.0
    Sqft: 10,400
    Lot: 94,089
76   PAINE AVE  30 Photos
  • 76 PAINE AVE
  •  House For Sale: $7,500,000
  • Beds: 5
    Baths: 8.0
    Sqft: 13,874
    Lot: 181,645

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