Some homes in New Salem are occupied all year long by the owners, but most are not. The median age of residents here is very low, so it's a good place to live if you prefer a younger group of neighbors. People living in this locale tend to make less money than average.
In New Salem, the average listing price is currently at $18,800 this year. However, this figure represents a noticeable 13.3 percent drop from the year prior, and declining prices could help new buyers enter the market more comfortably in the near future.