The Borough of Somerset had a population of 6,014 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Somerset is located at latitude 40.005 and longitude -79.0779 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Somerset (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,178 feet.
The Borough of Somerset (GNIS ID: 1215598) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Somerset population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Somerset: Brunerstown, Summerset.
|Daytime Population: Workers||5,010|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,381|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,391|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.40|
|Population in Households||5,837|
|Population in Familes||4,126|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||177|
|Median Household Income||$39,809|
|Average Household Income||$55,581|
|Per Capita Income||$26,573|
|Total Housing Units||3,218 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,278 (39.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,562 (48.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||378 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,173|
|Average Home Value||$163,224|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
The table below compares Somerset to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 198||89th|
|Population Density||# 634||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 971||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 1471||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 842||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.