The City of Somerset had a population of 11,409 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Somerset is located at latitude 37.0791 and longitude -84.6087 in Pulaski County. The formal boundaries for the City of Somerset (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Pulaski County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 971 feet.
The City of Somerset has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||10,667|
|Population in Familes||7,987|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||742|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,543 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,453 (44.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,438 (44.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||651 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$176,008|
|Average Home Value||$231,808|
|Median Household Income||$27,550|
|Average Household Income||$40,324|
|Per Capita Income||$17,102|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.99%|
|Per Capita Income||2.21%|
The table below compares Somerset to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 35||94th|
|Population Density1||# 248||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 152||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 459||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 407||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.