Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsB
- Crime & SafetyB-
- Good for FamiliesB
- Cost of LivingC
- Health & FitnessA-
- Outdoor ActivitiesA
Salisbury is a suburb of Boston with a population of 9,209. Salisbury is in Essex County. Living in Salisbury offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Salisbury there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Salisbury and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Salisbury are above average.
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This is a very small, but very safe and tight-knit community. You really get to know all sorts of people, especially during the summer, when tourists come to visit and come to stay. There are many great job opportunities, but more importantly this town is truly full of community. There are so many great events for the town, especially that the library and the beach sponsors, and you will sure to have a great life, and great friends here, for as long as you live here.
I spent my entire childhood in Salisbury. It wasn't the best place to live but it made me who I am today, as cheesy as that sounds. The town was small, so everyone knew everyone. One of the best experiences of living here was being so close to the beach. I lived only streets away from the ocean. It was something I always loved about living there.
The beach pizza, and fried dough is something to talk about. Then there is the smell of the salt marshes, that are so nostalgic for me since I am from a town near by. Just this past year they have done a small upgrade to the beach area, very impressed. I would like to see Salisbury Beach stay like it is, not a huge boardwalk like Hampton, it feels more local and less touristy.