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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Somerton is 14,311. Somerton, Arizona is the 2,425th largest city in the US.
Somerton is located entirely in Yuma County.
The current population of Somerton (14,311) is it's peak population.
Somerton has grown 89.2% since the 2000. Somerton, Arizona is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Somerton has a population density of 1,959.8 people per square mile.
The total voting age population of Somerton, Arizona, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,284. The voting age population is 50.8% male and 49.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.4% of the residents of Somerton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Somerton are 78.6% White, 17.6% Other, 2.4% Black, 0.8% American Indian and 0.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 96.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Somerton, 25.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.4%. On a per-household basis, 24.7% of families are below the poverty line in Somerton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.3% of Somerton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 63.0% of Somerton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Somerton residents aged 5 and older, 84.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 84.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Somerton is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Somerton, 20.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Somerton is $38,315.
In Somerton, 66.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.3% of housing units in Somerton.
Of all the housing units in Somerton, 4.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Somerton, 50.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Somerton is $750.
In Somerton, 65.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.