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Welcome to North Salem ...

The Town of North Salem is located in Westchester County<1>.

The location of North Salem has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for North Salem: N. Salem

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of North Salem has a population of 5,124 people<3> (see below for details).

North Salem is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: North Salem lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Salem had an population of 5,124 people. This is an increase of 0.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.95% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of North Salem had a population of 5,104 people. This makes North Salem the county's 45th most populous community.

The population of North Salem represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 471st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,104 people, the population of North Salem decreased 1.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,173 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Salem.

Communities near North Salem ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Salem.

  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of North Salem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of North Salem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
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    • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of North Salem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
  • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
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    • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of North Salem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<6>
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
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      • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 42,294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ossining [Westchester County]
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      • Ossining [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ossining have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Yorktown [Westchester County]
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      • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of North Salem
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Salem. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Salem.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Salem. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around North Salem.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Salem. See our Newspapers Page for North Salem.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Salem ...

Looking for more information about North Salem? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to North Salem, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Salem.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Westchester County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Salem. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Westchester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Salem.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Salem - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Salem) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for North Salem. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Salem

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Salem. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3329, Longitude: -73.6057       In this case, the coordinates for North Salem have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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