If you want to live in a place with affordable homes that has plenty of fun for the whole family, Salisbury is the place for you. This is a down to earth town that doesn’t center around high-earners and yacht clubs. The average income in Salisbury is about $35,000 per year. The average price of a home reflects the income at $130,00. Of course, you can find anything from $90,000 homes to homes in the millions, so whatever you want is at your feet.
The locals will tell you that downtown Salisbury is the place to be. You can find several types of events, dining, entertainment and fantastic shopping. The town is always promoting local businesses. When you shop downtown, or what they call, "shop the blocks", you pick up a special card and register it. When you register your card, you receive exclusive offers with all of the local businesses. The importance of shopping local has given Salisbury a thriving economy and a sense of camaraderie.
The history in Salisbury is rich. It keeps the locals loyal, brings in newcomers, and even draws in history buffs from all over the United States. The town is full of buildings that have been standing since the early 1800s. There are more than 1,200 historical properties in the area. The area called Gold Hill was famous for the gold rush in 1824. When you walk into the charming area, you would think that you were transported right back to 1824. Even the post office is made of wooden boards. Down the street from the post office, you can find the original Cocoa Cola building where the Cocoa Cola bottles first got their start. Of course, with every historical town comes the ghost stories. Salisbury is said to have many haunted areas. You can even take one of the ghost walk tours in Historic Downtown. You will hear the local legends and results of professional paranormal investigations. Salisbury is a fun and amazing place to live. Browse some of the amazing homes in the area and join the fun!