The town of Salem is nestled in a scenic valley between New York’s Adirondacks and Vermont’s Green Mountains on historic Route 22. Salem is within 45 minutes driving distance of Saratoga Springs and Glens Falls in New York, and Rutland, Manchester and Bennington in Vermont. Albany is just 50 miles away.
Today agriculture remains a major and vital part of the area’s economy. Small businesses in the community provide the residents with essential services. Salem offers all the advantages of rural living, natural beauty, a close-knit community, historic traditions, and proximity to nearby urban areas.
Total Town of Salem Population = 2715 (2010 census)