Salisbury, North Carolina 

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Population

33,561

+1.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$34,230

Median Home Price

$147,400

Best Places to Live in Salisbury, North Carolina

Mid-sized city complex - Southwest North Carolina along Catawba River near South Carolina border. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Salisbury, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Entertainment
Cons
-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes

Local Listings in Salisbury
 $118,000 
5875 Stokes Ferry Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1392 SqFt
 $244,777 
104 Prestwick Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1392 SqFt
 $95,000 
1409 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1411 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia Metro Area

Charlotte is a modern urban and financial center grown up dramatically from its previous agricultural and regional banking roots. Today the city is reputedly the headquarters for more banks than any city outside New York, and is the home to such financial heavyweights as BankAmerica and Wachovia, as well as Lowe’s (home improvement retail) and specialty steel maker Nucor. A diverse commercial and industrial economy has developed around the financial industry. Downtown is a mix of contemporary skyscraper architecture and a number of well-preserved 19th-century neighborhoods.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Salisbury
Zip Codes: 28146 28147 28144
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 769 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Salisbury is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salisbury jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Salisbury's cost of living is 8.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Salisbury's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Salisbury, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Rowan county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Salisbury's population is 33,561 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Salisbury is $147,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -1.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Salisbury public schools spend $8,829 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Salisbury. More Education


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Housing Market in Salisbury

It's a good time to buy in Salisbury. Home Appreciation is up 10.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Salisbury Real Estate

The median home price in Salisbury is $147,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Salisbury   10 Reviews
Salisbury?I Liked it! - 8/3/2019
So we went to check out the area today as we consider buying nearby. I read all this crime stuff etc. I rolled through my potential hood and talked to a variety of... Read More

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Thank you for the honest review.... Leanne B. - 5/5/2016
A big thank you to Leanne for her candid, well written review. She saved us a lot of time and money. Salisbury is off our bucket list. Wonderful old houses, though. We... Read More

Thank you for the honest review.... Leanne B. - 5/5/2016
A big thank you to Leanne for her candid, well written review. She saved us a lot of time and money. Salisbury is off our bucket list. Wonderful old houses, though. We... Read More


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28146 28147 28144

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NEW LISTINGS IN SALISBURY
$118,000
5875 Stokes Ferry Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$244,777
104 Prestwick Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$95,000
1409 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$359,900
301 Kingsbridge Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$319,900
3930 Daugherty Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$399,999
255 Goodnight Farm Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$340,000
160 Red Fox Run
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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