Somerset, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Somerset, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
18,165
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$279,200
Median Income
$84,115
Median Rent
$1,132

Somerset SnackAbility

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

Somerset, MA Crime Report

173
Total Crimes
959.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.27%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Somerset
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 173 959.2 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 43 238.4 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 4 22.2 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 36 199.6 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 130 720.8 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 8 44.4 179.0 340.5
Larceny 114 632.1 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 44.4 89.0 219.9

Somerset, MA Cost Of Living

119
Somerset's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Somerset Massachusetts National Average
Overall 119 131 100
Services 115 122 100
Groceries 105 109 100
Health 107 121 100
Housing 133 165 100
Transportation 110 107 100
Utilities 124 114 100

Rankings for Somerset in Massachusetts

Map Of Somerset, MA

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Population over time in Somerset

Year Population % Change
2019 18,165 -0.2%
2018 18,207 -0.3%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Somerset

White
97.5% (17,711)
African American
0.5% (89)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (56)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (59)
Two Or More
0.5% (85)
Hispanic
0.9% (165)
Race Somerset MA USA
White 97.5% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.9% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Somerset

Female
50.4% (9,163)
Male
49.6% (9,001)
Gender Somerset MA USA
Female 50.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Somerset for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (726)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (908)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,631)
Some College
21.0% (3,814)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,998)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (3,633)
Master's Degree
5.0% (908)
Professional Degree
2.0% (363)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (181)
Education Somerset MA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Somerset, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
2.4% (44,394)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (39,693)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (142,322)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (120,125)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (155,640)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (274,720)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.1% (346,795)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (383,094)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (185,149)
$200,000 or more
6.9% (124,564)
Income Somerset MA USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.1% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.9% 13.2% 7.7%

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