Salem County

Salem County, New Jersey

PO Box 18
Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: (856) 935-7510
Fax: (856) 935-8882

In southwestern NJ along Delaware River, east of Wilmington, DE; original county, organized May 17, 1694. Name Origin: Anglicization of Hebrew shalom 'peace.'

Area (sq mi):: 372.57 (land 337.88; water 34.69) Population per square mile: 196.40
Population 2005: 66,346 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 3.20%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 64,285 (White 79.60%; Black or African American 14.80%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $20,874; median household $45,573; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,665-$29,568
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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For those children who may not have a dedicated place to eat during the SMP program, FBSJ will deploy the Bus Stop Cafe in Salem County in which the organization's mobile school bus pantry will bring meals to children and allow them to eat on the bus if needed.
Soon panic spread across the region and people dialed 911 for help when officials informed that the emergency alert was sent out by mistake and that there is no emergency situation at Salem County nuclear plant, (http://www.
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Farmers of Salem also said its employees participated in the annual women's build for Habitat for Humanity of Salem County, N.
Senior Open will return to Salem County Club in Peabody on June 29-July 2, 2017.
Passaic County Recycling and Natural Resource Programs, $336,600; Salem County Improvement Authority, $110,000; Somerset County Solid Waste Management, $199,100; Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority, $110,000; Union County Department of Engineering, Public Works and Facilities, $298,100; Warren County Planning Department, $110,000;
Prior to joining the Society, Barnes was the executive director of the Salem County Historical Society in New Jersey.
that requires the company to pay a fine of $725,000 and upgrade procedures for handling hazardous materials, and for routine and preventative maintenance at its Chambers Works facility in Salem County.
The reports preliminarily conclude there are no environmental impacts that should prevent a 20year extension of the operating licenses for the plants, which are located in Hancocks Bridge in Salem County.
A PARTNERSHIP OF LAW ENFORCEMENT officials, educators, parents and other community members has brought Internet safety to the forefront in Salem County, New Jersey.
Salem County Fairgrounds, Route 40, 6 miles east of the Delaware Memorial Bridge.