Salem is the capital of the state of Oregon in the United States of America, and county seat of Marion County. As of 2003 it has a population of 142,940. It lies in the center of the fertile Willamette Valley, one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world.
"Salem" is derived from the Hebrew word "Shalom", which means peace. Historically, Salem has been nicknamed the "Cherry City," because of the cherry festivals that were held periodically during the Twentieth Century
Web Sites and Links
A-Cab Taxi CompanyLists rates, service area, recordings of radio ads, and information about becoming a driver.
City of Salem, OregonOfficial city government website is maintained by its employees.
Hut Airport Limousine, Inc.Schedules for airport shuttle service which runs 365 days per year between Portland International Airport (PDX) and Salem, Woodburn, and Wilsonville.
Salem Oregon Community GuideNon-commercial guide to the city of Salem, Oregon.