Somerville, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Somerville, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
12,085
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$322,000
Median Income
$77,104
Median Rent
$1,388

Somerville SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
7

Somerville, NJ Crime Report

149
Total Crimes
1,221.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-50.68%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Somerville
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 149 1,221.5 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 11 90.2 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 8 65.6 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 24.6 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 138 1,131.3 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 11 90.2 184.6 340.5
Larceny 117 959.2 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 82.0 116.4 219.9

Somerville, NJ Cost Of Living

121
Somerville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Somerville New Jersey National Average
Overall 121 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 148 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

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Rankings for Somerville in New Jersey

Map Of Somerville, NJ

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Population over time in Somerville

Year Population % Change
2019 12,085 -0.3%
2018 12,121 -0.9%
2017 12,234 0.2%
2016 12,207 -0.0%
2015 12,212 0.3%
2014 12,175 0.1%
2013 12,165 0.3%
2012 12,132 -0.3%
2011 12,173 -0.1%
2010 12,188 -

Race / Ethnicity in Somerville

White
52.0% (6,289)
African American
10.4% (1,261)
American Indian
0.1% (17)
Asian
12.4% (1,499)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (39)
Two Or More
1.8% (218)
Hispanic
22.9% (2,762)
Race Somerville NJ USA
White 52.0% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 10.4% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 12.4% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.9% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Somerville

Female
49.3% (5,958)
Male
50.7% (6,126)
Gender Somerville NJ USA
Female 49.3% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Somerville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (483)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (725)
High School / GED
23.0% (2,779)
Some College
19.0% (2,296)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (483)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (3,262)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,450)
Professional Degree
3.0% (362)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (241)
Education Somerville NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Somerville, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.2% (51,173)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (53,328)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.2% (75,144)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (72,450)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (111,504)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (208,464)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (191,226)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (238,360)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (106,656)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (100,192)
Income Somerville NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.2% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 14.0% 7.7%

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