Somerville, MA

Middlesex County

What you need to know about Somerville, MA

Somerville is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. The population is 72% White, 7% Black, 9% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 9% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $66,866 and the median home value is $449,100. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Somerville, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Somerville has a Walk Score ® of 85.
Top 10 Downtowns 2015


Homes Owned 34.27%
34.27% Complete
Homes Rented 65.73%
65.73% Complete

Real Estate

In Somerville, Massachusetts

Ready to move to Somerville? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Somerville.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Somerville, Massachusetts

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Somerville rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Somerville, Massachusetts

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Somerville.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Somerville, Massachusetts

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Somerville.


Bachelor’s Degree 56%
56% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Somerville, MA's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Downtowns 2015