|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Somerville is 12,559. Somerville, New Jersey is the 2,676th largest city in the US.
Somerville is located entirely in Somerset County.
The current population of Somerville (12,559) is it's peak population.
Somerville has grown 1.8% since the 2000. Somerville, New Jersey's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Somerville has a population density of 5,190 people per square mile.
|2670||North St. Paul, Minnesota||12,608||5.9%|
|2676||Somerville, New Jersey||12,559||1.8%|
|2678||Liberty Lake, Washington||12,534||257.9%|
|2679||Freehold, New Jersey||12,532||13.8%|
|2682||Oneonta, New York||12,508||-5.5%|
The total voting age population of Somerville, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,909. The voting age population is 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.8% of the residents of Somerville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Somerville are 70.0% White, 12.4% Asian, 10.8% Black, 4.1% Other, 2.5% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 22.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Somerville, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.2%. On a per-household basis, 3.9% of families are below the poverty line in Somerville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.2% of Somerville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Somerville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 43.2% have a bachelor's degree and 16.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Somerville residents aged 5 and older, 29.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 7.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Somerville is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Somerville, 10.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Somerville is $77,104.
In Somerville, 46.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.4% of housing units in Somerville.
Of all the housing units in Somerville, 26.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Somerville, 3.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Somerville is $1,388.
In Somerville, 87.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.