Somerset, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Size in square miles 6.3 43rd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,490.3 141st 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.5% 80th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.3% 210th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.1% 85th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.5% 63rd 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 53.2% 54th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 47.0% 232nd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 28.9% 21st 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 137th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 17.6% 35th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 158th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 72nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.5% 129th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 42.2% 212th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.3% 48th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 26.9% 70th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 8,883 40th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.4% 163rd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 8,571 36th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 79.7% 92nd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $337,600 150th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.5 190th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Somerset Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $41,521 70th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $93,589 76th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.1% 166th 9.4% 14.3%

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