Salem is the most populous town in , . It is near Woodlands, Cork Hill and Old Towne in the north of the island. Salem was evacuated after the 1997 volcanic eruptions on the island but has since been resettled.

Notable Places in the Area

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The is a volcano observatory which is located on the Caribbean island of , where the volcano has been actively erupting since 1995. Photo: David Stanley, CC BY 2.0.

The , often referred to for short as MSS, is the only pre-16 years of age secondary school on the island of .

Localities in the Area

is a town and the de facto capital of since 1998 with an approximate population of 1,000. is situated 4½ km north of Salem. Photo: Mike Schinkel, CC BY 2.0.

is a ghost town on the island of , an overseas territory of the located in the Leeward Island chain of the , West Indies. is situated 5 km south of Salem. Photo: Xb-70, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a settlement in the north of the island of , located close to the… is situated 5 km north of Salem.


16.7496° or 16° 44' 58.4" north
-62.221° or 62° 13' 15.5" west
Open Location Code
124 metres (407 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 357519081
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Salem
  • Chinese: 塞勒姆
  • English: Salem, Montserrat
  • French: Salem
  • French: Salem (Montserrat)
  • Italian: Salem (Montserrat)
  • Japanese: セーラム (モントセラト)
  • Japanese: セーラム
  • Polish: Salem (Montserrat)
  • Polish: Salem
  • Swedish: Salem, Montserrat
  • Swedish: Salem

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