Compare: Salem vs Jamaica Plain
Home Values in Salem and Jamaica Plain
|Zillow Home Value IndexWhat's this?||$287,200||vs||$427,400|
|Median List Price||$299,000||vs||$435,000|
|Median Sale Price||$259,500||vs||$397,700|
|Total Homes Sold in Nov||84 homes||vs||50 homes|
Salem, MA tends to be less expensive for home buyers than Jamaica Plain, Boston. During the last year, Salem home values have risen by 11.4%, while Jamaica Plain home values have risen by 10.3%. The median sale price in Salem is $259,500, but the median listing price was $299,000, a 13.2% discount. Meanwhile in Jamaica Plain, the median selling price is $397,700, and the starting price had a median of $435,000, a 8.6% discount. In November, Salem home sellers managed to move 84 houses, while Jamaica Plain saw 50 transactions.
Demographics in Salem and Jamaica Plain
|Median Household Income||$44,033||vs||$52,814|
|Homes with Kids||22.5%||vs||17.6%|
|Average Household Size||2.2||vs||2.2|
|Average Commute Time (Minutes)||28||vs||31|
At $52,814, the median income in Jamaica Plain is $8,781 more than in Salem, and $8,302 higher than the national average. Salem has an older median age, at 37, compared to 37 in Jamaica Plain, and a shorter average commute. The average commute in Jamaica Plain is 31 minutes and the average commute in Salem is 28 minutes.
Homes for Sale in Salem and Jamaica Plain
Salem vs Jamaica Plain