Somerset, TX Population

Population: 1,550. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,779 (+14.8% change)
Males: 769 (49.6%), Females: 781 (50.4%)

Bexar County

Zip code: 78069

Median resident age: 31.0 years
Median household income: $30,268
Median house value: $50,800

Races in Somerset:

  • Hispanic (70.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (28.3%)
  • Other race (16.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.8%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (7.5%), German (5.5%), Irish (3.8%), English (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%), Italian (1.3%).

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Somerset

  • High school or higher: 64.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 33.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Somerset city

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

6.5% Foreign born (6.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +404 (+35.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Somerset:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Somerset:

  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 13 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 25 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • AUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL (about 95 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Abbreviation: AUS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Somerset:

  • HORIZON (about 12 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: 74R)
  • STINSON MUNI (about 16 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SSF)
  • CASTROVILLE MUNI (about 16 miles; CASTROVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: T89)
Amtrak station near Somerset:

  • 19 miles: SAN ANTONIO (224 HOEFGEN ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Somerset:

  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 11 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 17 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 19 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 20 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 20 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)

Schools

Public high school in Somerset:

  • SOMERSET HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 853; Location: 19644 SOMERSET RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Somerset:

  • SOMERSET JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 729; Location: 19644 SOMERSET RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SOMERSET VETERANS ELEMENTARY (Students: 683; Location: 19644 SOMERSET RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SOMERSET ELEMENTARY (Students: 621; Location: 19644 SOMERSET RD; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • SOMERSET EARLY CHILDHOOD ELEMENTAR (Students: 396; Location: 19644 SOMERSET RD; Grades: PK – 01)