Somerset Information

Somerset Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Somerset, MA

General Somerset Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Bristol County

Close cities: Dighton, MA, North Westport, MA, Fall River, MA, Assonet, MA, North Dighton, MA, Berkley, MA, Swansea, MA, Ocean Grove, MA

Somerset Population (census data)
Total 18,470
Male 8,746 (47.4%)
Female 9,724 (52.6%)

Population Density: 2,278 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 119.1 (US Avg is 100)

Somerset Elevation: 50 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.11 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,337

Zip Codes: 02726, and 02725.

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Somerset Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Portuguese (41.6%)
  • Irish (16.3%)
  • French (15.5%)
  • English (13.7%)
  • French Canadian (9.4%)
  • Italian (6.6%)
Foriegn Born: 1,440 people (7.8%)
  • Europe (100.0%)

Local Somerset Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Brown University, Providence College

Somerset School Information

High Schools
Somerset High (270 Grandview Avenue, Somerset, MA, 02726 - Somerset District)
Middle Schools
Somerset Middle School (1141 Brayton Avenue, Somerset, MA, 02726 - Somerset District)
Elementary Schools
North Elementary (580 Whetstone Hill Road, Somerset, MA, 02726 - Somerset District)
Other/Private Schools
Chace Street (538 Chace Street, Somerset, MA, 02726 - Somerset District)
South (700 Read Street, Somerset, MA, 02726 - Somerset District)
Wilbur (816 Brayton Point Road, Somerset, MA, 02725 - Somerset District)

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