Somerset SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
3
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
7

Somerset, Massachusetts Info Snack

Somerset is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 18,165 at the 2010 census. It is the birthplace and hometown of Clifford Milburn Holland (1883?1924), the chief engineer and namesake of the Holland Tunnel in New York City.
Population
18,257
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$275,000
Median Income
$72,920
Median Rent
$1,016

Rankings for Somerset in Massachusetts

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Map Of Somerset, MA

Population over time in Somerset

Year Population % Change
2017 18,257 -0.1%
2016 18,279 0.0%
2015 18,271 0.0%
2014 18,262 0.1%
2013 18,241 0.1%
2012 18,231 0.3%
2011 18,172 -0.1%
2010 18,185 -

Crime in Somerset Per 100k

Crime Somerset MA USA
Violent Crime 191.9 358.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 11.0 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 98.7 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 926.6 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 98.7 249.1 430.4
Larceny 756.6 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 71.3 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Somerset

White
97.5% (17,797)
African American
0.3% (56)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (58)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (117)
Two Or More
0.7% (119)
Hispanic
0.6% (110)
Race Somerset MA USA
White 97.5% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 0.3% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.6% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Somerset, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.7% (67,550)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (51,119)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (146,056)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (153,358)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (199,001)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (330,451)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (288,460)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (350,534)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.2% (149,707)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (93,110)
Income Somerset MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.2% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Somerset

Female
51.0% (9,301)
Male
49.0% (8,955)
Gender Somerset MA USA
Female 51.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Somerset for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.3% (1,156)
9-12th Grade
6.6% (1,202)
High School / GED
30.6% (5,581)
Some College
20.1% (3,664)
Associate's Degree
9.9% (1,809)
Bachelor's Degree
18.1% (3,305)
Master's Degree
6.3% (1,148)
Professional Degree
1.1% (194)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (194)
Education Somerset MA USA
< 9th Grade 6.3% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.6% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.6% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 20.1% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.9% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.1% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.3% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 2.7% 1.4%

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