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Information about New Salem

The town of New Salem is located in the state of Massachusetts. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
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Municipality reviews2.6 / 5 for New Salem by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

New Salem’s Administration

Address of New Salem town hallNew SalemCity hall New Salem
15 South Main St.

New Salem MA 01355
United States
Town hall phone number+1 978-544-2731
Town hall fax number+1 978-544-5775
Town hall emailNot available
New Salem MA official websiteNot available
New Salem mayor

New Salem town demography

Name of New Salem town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants990 population321 / 8 033
New Salem town population density16,9 pop/sq mi (6,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in New Salem, MA

The town does not have a passport office but we suggest the following facilities near New Salem MA
Name Street Phone
AMHERST TOWN CLERK4 BOLTWOOD AVENUE4132593035
AMHERST POST OFFICE145 UNIVERSITY DRIVE4135490523
BARRE POST OFFICE500 SOUTH ST9783552375
WARE POST OFFICE165 WEST ST4139679914
BELCHERTOWN POST OFFICE35 MAIN STREET4133236619
HADLEY POST OFFICE186 RUSSELL ST.4135860961
GREENFIELD POST OFFICE442 MAIN STREET4137733654
PALMER POST OFFICE1057 PARK STREET4132838211
SOUTH HADLEY POST OFFICE1 HADLEY ROAD4135388686
RUTLAND POST OFFICE26 MAPLE AVE5088864278
GARDNER POST OFFICE69 PLEASANT ST9786325697
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT15 GOTHIC STREET4135845810
WILLIAMSBURG POST OFFICE1 WILLIAMS STREET4132687274
EASTHAMPTON POST OFFICE191 NORTHAMPTON ST4135270060
SPENCER POST OFFICE10 MECHANIC ST5088855682

New Salem town administrative number

New Salem town code2545490
New Salem town postcode01355

Information about New Salem

Cities twinned with New SalemCurrently, the town New Salem isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkNew Salem isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in New Salem

Airport
13.2 km
Gardner Municipal Airport 27.5 km
Westover Metropolitan Airport 33.6 km

New Salem town territory

New Salem town area58,71 sq mi (152,06 km²)
New Salem town altitude932 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.4585
Longitude: -72.3272
Latitude: 42° 27' 31'' North
Longitude: 72° 19' 38'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

New Salem town’s neighbouring towns

New Salem neighbouring towns
WendellPetershamPetersham
ShutesburyNeighbouring townsPetersham
ShutesburyShutesburyHardwick
New Salem neighbouring towns
Shutesbury 7.4 kmPetersham 9.1 kmPelham 11.9 km
Wendell 12.7 kmLeverett 13 kmHardwick 14.8 km
Athol 15.3 kmOrange 16.1 kmSunderland 18.1 km
Amherst 18.2 kmPhillipston 18.6 kmBarre 18.7 km
Montague 19 kmErving 19.1 kmWare 20.7 km
Belchertown 20.9 kmNew Braintree 22.4 kmHadley 22.9 km
Gill 23.7 kmTempleton 23.7 kmDeerfield 24.4 km

Distance between New Salem and country’s main cities

New York City : 241 km closestLos Angeles : 4085 kmChicago : 1268 km
Houston : 2495 kmPhiladelphia : 360 kmPhoenix : 3589 km
San Antonio : 2751 kmSan Diego : 4043 kmDallas : 2396 km
San Jose : 4207 kmJacksonville : 1585 kmIndianapolis : 1195 km
San Francisco : 4286 kmAustin : 2635 kmColumbus : 933 km

Schools in New Salem MA

Elementary schools in New Salem

Swift River

District of New Salem-Wendell
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 169

Schools near New Salem

Hotel offers in New Salem

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Nearby hotel : Travel Inn Orange
Travel Inn Orange
Address : 180 Daniel Shay's Highway, Orange Distance : 11.5 km : 55 $US / 65 $US - 17
This budget-option motel, located less than 1 mile off State Highway 2, boasts free Wi-Fi access. Lake Mattawa is 4 miles away. The Travel Inn Orange features cable TV with HBO channels and an en suite bathroom in each accommodation.
Nearby hotel : Executive Inn Orange
Executive Inn Orange
Address : 110 Daniel Shay's Highway, Orange Distance : 12 km : 65 $US / 80 $US - 28
This Orange, Massachusetts motel is 10 minutes’ drive from fishing on Lake Mattawa and 7 miles from hiking around the Quabbin Resevoir. Guests staying at Executive Inn can enjoy a continental breakfast with coffee and doughnuts.
Nearby hotel : The Lord Jeffery Inn
The Lord Jeffery Inn
Address : 30 Boltwood Avenue, Amherst Distance : 18.3 km : 160 $US / 175 $US - 49
Located in the heart of historic Amherst, this hotel boasts uniquely decorated rooms with views of the town. Free Wi-Fi and an on-site restaurant are featured. Amherst College is steps away.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Hadley Amherst
Courtyard Hadley Amherst
Address : 423 Russell Street, Hadley Distance : 20.5 km : 149 $US / 285 $US - 96
Situated in the heart of the Pioneer Valley's Five College Area, Courtyard Hadley Amherst offers modern rooms with a flat-screen TV. Facilities include an indoor pool and whirlpool.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Amherst-Hadley
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Amherst-Hadley
Address : 400 Russell Street, Hadley Distance : 21.5 km : 118 $US / 313 $US - 100
Located 3 miles from the University of Massachusetts, this Amherst hotel boasts an indoor swimming pool and hot tub. The Emily Dickinson Museum is 5 minutes’ drive away.

Leisure and activities in the New Salem town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Petersham Country Club
to Petersham 13.6 km
Ellinwood Country Club
to Athol 14.7 km
Cherry Hill Golf Course
to Amherst 17 km
Amherst Golf Club
to Amherst 19 km
Hickory Ridge Country Club
to Amherst 21.3 km
Cold Brook Golf & RV Resort
to Barre 21.9 km
Mill Valley Country Club
to Belchertown 22.4 km
Templewood Golf Course
to Templeton 25.7 km
The Meadows Golf Course
to Greenfield 26.1 km
Quail Hollow Country Club
to Oakham 26.1 km

Other information on town New Salem

Nuclear power plantVermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant 39 km