Salem Property Records (Massachusetts)

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Salem Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 2 Offices in Salem, MA

Salem City Building Inspector 120 Washington Street Salem, MA 01970 978-745-9595 Directions

Salem Treasurer 120 Washington Street Salem, MA 01970 978-741-1800 Directions

Salem Property Records Databases

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City of Salem Assessor Website http://www.salem.com/assessor

City of Salem District Maps https://www.salem.com/sites/salemma/files/uploads/ward_precinct_map_2015_large.pdf

City of Salem GIS and Maps Department City Maps http://www.salem.com/gis-and-maps

City of Salem Property Records http://salem.patriotproperties.com/default.asp

City of Salem Property Records (Salem, Massachusetts) http://salem.patriotproperties.com/default.asp

City of Salem Tax Records https://epay.cityhallsystems.com/

Salem City Collector's Office Website http://www.salem.com/collectors-office

Salem City Treasurer Website http://www.salem.com/treasurer

Salem Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Salem Home Values
Median Home Value$331,300
Median Rental Cost (per month)$1,149
Salem Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$4,608
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$4,576
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$4,671
Salem Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$42,760,700
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$30,240,400
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$12,520,300
Salem Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units19,399
Occupied Housing Units18,294 (94.3%)
Vacant Housing Units1,105 (5.7%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units9,277 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units9,017 (49.3%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)72.0%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)28.0%
Salem Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt6,681
Second Mortage or HELOC1,048
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)343
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)705
Second Mortgage & HELOC91
No Mortgage2,596
Salem Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes5,027 (27.5%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,418 (7.8%)
2 Apartments2,985 (16.3%)
3 or 4 Apartments3,792 (20.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,423 (7.8%)
10 or More Apartments3,617 (19.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing32 (0.2%)
Salem Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later14 (0.1%)
2010 to 201390 (0.5%)
2000 to 2009828 (4.5%)
1980 to 19992,206 (12.1%)
1960 to 19792,804 (15.3%)
1940 to 19592,396 (13.1%)
1939 or Earlier9,956 (54.4%)
Salem Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room481 (2.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,117 (17.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms7,867 (43.0%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,780 (26.1%)
8 or More Rooms2,049 (11.2%)
Salem Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom554 (3.0%)
1 Bedroom3,765 (20.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms11,738 (64.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,237 (12.2%)
Salem Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities18,072 (98.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities17,974 (98.3%)