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Overview of Salem

Located 18 miles north of Boston on the Atlantic coast, Salem, Mass., is a seaside town with a very famous history. The city is very pedestrian friendly, allowing both recreational and commercial ventures to thrive in the urban community. Approximately 42,000 people live here and enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with eclectic local attractions. Search for Salem apartments for rent and find one of the most unique cities in New England.

Living in Salem, MA

Salem was first established as a fishing settlement on Cape Ann in 1624. The city gained historical significance in 1692 when Reverend Samuel Parris' daughter and niece fell ill and were believed to be bewitched. The famous Salem Witch Trials resulted in the hanging deaths of 19 individuals suspected of being involved with witchcraft.

Residents looking at Salem apartments for rent have an annual cost of living index that is estimated to be 8.7 percent greater than the rest of Massachusetts and 30.2 percent greater than the national average, reported AreaVibes. The Salem community pays an estimated $3.85 for a gallon of gas, $5.31 for a cup of coffee and $8.99 for pizza, added the source.

Those new to the area have access to job opportunities near Salem apartments in leading industries such as healthcare, education and tourism. The Major employers in the city near Salem apartments for rent are Mass General for Children, North Shore Medical Center, NSMC Outpatient Mental Health, Seacoast Lock & Safe Co. and PBD Essex Museum.

Salem Attractions and Special Events

There are many museums in Salem that offer diverse exhibits for residents of apartments for rent in Salem to enjoy, including the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem Toy Museum, Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery, the Salem Witch Memorial and the House of the Seven Gables. The Festival of the Dead is the city's largest Halloween event, celebrating the witches of Salem. The festival explores death's strange rituals, macabre customs and heretical histories. The city also hosts the annual Salem Jazz and Soul Festival, which aims to recreate Salem's vibrant jazz scene of the early 1900s. Other local favorite events include the Salem Maritime Festival, A3D Culture Fest, the Witches Cup Bicycle Race and Salem So Sweet.

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Alta Stone Place - Melrose, MA 02176
28

Melrose, MA 02176

$2105 - $4515

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Melrose, MA (Fells, Wyoming)


$2105 - $4515

212 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Hanover Vinnin Square - Swampscott, MA 01907
13

Swampscott, MA 01907

$1726 - $3419

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Chroma - Cambridge, MA 02139
12

Cambridge, MA 02139

$2150 - $4700

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridgeport)


$2150 - $4700

96 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

1440 Beacon - Brookline, MA 02446
21

Brookline, MA 02446

$1950 - $2850

0-1 Bed 1 Bath

Brookline, MA (Coolidge Corner, Cory Hill)


$1950 - $2850

136 Units 0-1 Bed 1 Bath

Auburn Court - Cambridge, MA 02139
31

Cambridge, MA 02139

$2300 - $3700

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridgeport, Central Square)


$2300 - $3700

137 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Parkside Place - Cambridge, MA 02138
23

Cambridge, MA 02138

$2097 - $4170

1-3 Beds 1 Bath

Cambridge, MA (Strawberry Hill)


$2097 - $4170

251 Units 1-3 Beds 1 Bath

Everly - Wakefield, MA 01880
17

Wakefield, MA 01880

$1825 - $2680

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Wakefield, MA (Montrose)


$1825 - $2680

186 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Vanguard At Waterfront Square - Revere, MA 02151
5

Revere, MA 02151

$1900 - $3900

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Revere, MA (Belle Circle, Crescent Beach...)


$1900 - $3900

191 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Fuse Cambridge - Cambridge, MA 02140
5

Cambridge, MA 02140

$2140 - $3745

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (North Cambridge)


$2140 - $3745

255 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Fenway Diamond at 9 Miner Street - Boston, MA 02215
1

Boston, MA 02215

$2730 - $4695

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Fenway, Kenmore)


$2730 - $4695

48 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Atmark Cambridge - Cambridge, MA 02138
17

Cambridge, MA 02138

$2197 - $3562

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridge Highlands)


$2197 - $3562

260 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Arlington 360 - Arlington, MA 02474
23

Arlington, MA 02474

$2100 - $3650

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Arlington, MA (Arlington)


$2100 - $3650

164 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Halstead Danvers - Danvers, MA 01923
31
(481)

Danvers, MA 01923

$1703 - $3684

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Danvers, MA

(481)

$1703 - $3684

433 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Watermark - Cambridge, MA 02142
11

Cambridge, MA 02142

$2827 - $4755

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (East Cambridge, Kendall Square)


$2827 - $4755

322 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

AVA Theater District - Boston, MA 02116
17
(19)

Boston, MA 02116

$2614 - $6400

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Downtown)

(19)

$2614 - $6400

398 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

AVA Somerville - Somerville, MA 02145
21

Somerville, MA 02145

$2355 - $3040

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Somerville, MA (Mystic River)


$2355 - $3040

250 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Inwood West - Woburn, MA 01801
11
(550)

Woburn, MA 01801

$2000 - $4290

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Woburn, MA

(550)

$2000 - $4290

446 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

14 North - Peabody, MA 01960
11
(487)

Peabody, MA 01960

$1659 - $6748

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Peabody, MA

(487)

$1659 - $6748

387 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

eaves Burlington - Burlington, MA 01803
21
(115)

Burlington, MA 01803

$1745 - $2055

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Burlington, MA

(115)

$1745 - $2055

203 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Avalon At Chestnut Hill - Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
23
(216)

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

$2545 - $5295

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Chestnut Hill, MA (Chestnut Hill, Oak Hill...)

(216)

$2545 - $5295

204 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

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