Elmer, New Jersey
"The Small Town with the Big Welcome"

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Welcome to the Borough of Elmer Web Site.  "The Small Town With The Big Welcome."  Elmer was incorporated in 1893. We are located in the South Eastern part of Salem County.  We are just a short drive from shore points and Philadelphia.

Press Release: Covid-19 Update for the Borough of Elmer

Due to the state of emergency in New Jersey and to protect the health of our residents and employees, the Borough of Elmer offices are currently closed to the public until further notice. Borough employees will be providing services by phone, mail, and email during their regular office hours. Any payments and/or applications may be mailed or placed in a sealed envelope in the drop box on the south side of the Borough Hall. The Borough of Elmer Emergency Management Coordinators are providing updates on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ElmerOEM/ and Borough information is located on the Borough web site at www.elmerboroughnj.com. We thank the public for patience as we work through these difficult times.

Joseph P. Stemberger, Mayor

The Borough of Elmer received a New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Small Cities Grant to make improvements to the Borough Hall to comply with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).  Construction at the Borough Hall will be occurring late 2020 through 2021 involving both interior and exterior renovations.  The library ramp and sidewalks will be replaced and a new parking lot area will be paved so access to the building may be altered during construction.

Primary Election 2021 Information

Job Offering:  Help Wanted

Legal Talks for Seniors (3.31.2021)

Vote by Mail Application (English)

Vote by Mail Application (Spanish)

Salem County Voting Options

Salem County Update

How to Vote by Mail video

Track My Ballot Information

2020 New Jersey Voter Information Portal

Information on 2020 Election

Election 2020 County Information

Election 2020 Board of Elections

New Jersey Division of Elections

Dangers of Pool Chemicals

Poll Workers Needed!  Click Here!

Poison Information and Education

Atlantic City Electric Assistance Program

Information on Child Lead Facts

Don't Forget the Upcoming Rabies Clinic!

"Dragon's Breath" Health Warning

Free Diabetes Workshops Available

New Jersey Clean Energy Program

Atlantic City Electric - Scam Alert Notice

South Jersey Gas Financial Assistance Program

USDA Rural Development Loans Brochure

USDA Rural Development Fact Sheet

USDA Rural Development Application

Spike in NJ Mushroom Poisoning

Clean Energy Program

Atlantic City Electric - Gift of Energy

Atlantic City Electric - Low Income Assistance

Atlantic City Electric - Scam Awareness


Borough of Elmer

P. O. Box 882 120 South Main Street, Elmer, NJ 08318

Telephone (856) 358-4010 Fax (856) 358-8019

Joseph Stemberger, Mayor

Population: 1,351

Size: 1 square mile

Form of Government: Mayor and Council

County: Salem

State: New Jersey

Take a journey through Elmer's history by viewing the below slideshow.  If you have any old photographs that you would like to share, please contact Dawn Williams at LUBElmer@comcast.net.  Enjoy!