Salem

Demographics

  • Population: 4,040
  • Median Age: 40
  • Households: 1,530
  • Med HH Inc.: $85,414
  • Mill Rate: 29.60

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Salem Country Gardens
    • Burnetts Landscaping
    • Phillips Construction Co
    • Town of Salem
    • Coastal Steel Corporation

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 3,163
  • Most public school students through grade 8 attend Salem School District. Students go to East Lyme School District, which has 3,235 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 20.0
    • Grade 2: 18.0
    • Grade 5: 10.0
    • Grade 7: 20.0
    • High School: 18.7

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 1
Lodging 3
Day Care Facilities 4
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 737
Unemployment Rate: 8.7%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: n.a
  • Water Provider: Municipal Provider
  • Cable Provider: Comcast/Old Lyme – (800) 266-2278