Somerset, Massachusetts 

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Population

18,257

+0.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$72,558

Median Home Price

$293,600

Best Places to Live in Somerset, Massachusetts

Capital-city complex - Eastern edge of Rhode Island at the head of Narragansett Bay. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Somerset, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Educated population
Arts and culture
Attractive downtown
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Economy
Depressed areas
 $439,000 
462 Mohawk Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2010 SqFt
 $1,200,000 
746 Whetstone Hill Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 5 | 5139 SqFt
 $299,000 
348 High St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 2016 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Providence-Warwick Metro Area

Providence is the capital and primary commercial, industrial, and residential area for this small New England state. Established as an enclave of religious tolerance and resident American rights in pre-Revolutionary times, it remains a center of liberal intellectual thought. It’s also an old manufacturing and typically New-England style old textile milling center, and the area and surrounding communities of New Bedford and Fall River have borne the brunt of considerable economic dislocation. The metro area covers the state of Rhode Island and spreads eastward into Bristol County, Massachusetts (where New Bedford and Fall River are located).


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QUICK FACTS

City: Somerset
Zip Codes: 02726 02725
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 51 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Somerset is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Somerset jobs have increased by 3.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Somerset's cost of living is 5.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Somerset's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Somerset, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Bristol county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Somerset's population is 18,257 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Somerset is $293,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Somerset public schools spend $13,496 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Somerset. More Education



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Housing Market in Somerset

It's a good time to buy in Somerset. Home Appreciation is up 5.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Somerset Real Estate

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02726 02725

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NEW LISTINGS IN SOMERSET
$439,000
462 Mohawk Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$1,200,000
746 Whetstone Hill Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 5

$299,000
348 High St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$220,000
967 Wilbur Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$389,000
155 Highveiw Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$249,900
117 Slade St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$449,000
3777 County St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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