Salem County

Salem County, New Jersey

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

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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Jones Glass Education Center, an annex of Salem County Community College that is located adjacent to the project site.
The bids shall be returned to the Salem County Purchasing Agent by Friday, September 19, 2014, 2:00 P.
Located together on a 740-acre site in Lower Alloways Creek, Salem County, Hope Creek and the two Salem units comprise the second largest commercial nuclear power facility in the United States.
HOUSTON -- Connective Technologies announces the signing of contracts with Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Company of Salem County for licensing and implementing TEAM-UP Download[TM] and TEAM-UP Translation Solutions.
The sealed qualifications will be opened and recorded at the Salem County Purchasing Department on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 2:00 pm by the Purchasing Agent.
Located together on a 740-acre site in Lower Alloways Creek, Salem County, the two Salem units and Hope Creek comprise the second largest commercial nuclear power facility in the United States.
is comprised of two regulated utility subsidiaries, the Pennsgrove Water Supply Company of Salem County and the South Jersey Water Supply Company of Gloucester County.
The Salem County Purchasing Agent invites sealed bids for Furnishing and Delivering Reinforced Concrete Pipe for the County of Salem.
Recently, the company announced site-plan approval for a $60 million solar farm in Salem County, N.
SC Landfill Energy, LLC, comprised of equity partners Marina Energy and DCO Energy, today announced the signing of an agreement with the Salem County Utilities Authority to develop, own and operate a 2 megawatt electric generating facility that will produce electricity from landfill methane gas in Salem County, N.
Contract Awarded for Outage and Maintenance Services at the Salem NPP Units 1 and 2 and Hope Creek NPP in Salem County
Planning Board unanimously approved its site-plan application for the 10-megawatt NJ Cedar Solar farm located in Salem County.