Somerville, TX Population

Population: 1,704. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,753 (+2.9% change)
Males: 826 (48.5%), Females: 878 (51.5%)

Burleson County

Zip code: 77879

Median resident age: 34.3 years
Median household income: $26,208
Median house value: $46,600

Races in Somerville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (47.4%)
  • Black (30.5%)
  • Hispanic (21.5%)
  • Other race (11.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)

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

Ancestries: German (11.4%), Irish (6.6%), United States (6.5%), English (2.2%), French (1.6%), Czech (1.5%).

Elevation: 249 feet

Land area: 3.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Somerville

  • High school or higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Somerville city

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

4.6% Foreign born (4.0% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +163 (+10.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Somerville:

  • TRINITY COMMUNITY MED CENTER OF BREHAM (about 15 miles; BRENHAM, TX)
  • BURLESON ST JOSEPH HEALTH CENTER (about 16 miles; CALDWELL, TX)
  • COLLEGE STATION MEDICAL CENTER (about 24 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Somerville:

  • EASTERWOOD FIELD (about 21 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Abbreviation: CLL)
  • AUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL (about 80 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Abbreviation: AUS)
  • DRAUGHON-MILLER CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL (about 82 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Abbreviation: TPL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Somerville:

  • BRENHAM MUNI (about 15 miles; BRENHAM, TX; Abbreviation: 11R)
  • CALDWELL MUNI (about 16 miles; CALDWELL, TX; Abbreviation: 14R)
  • COULTER FIELD (about 29 miles; BRYAN, TX; Abbreviation: CFD)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Somerville:

  • BLINN COLLEGE (about 15 miles; BRENHAM, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,448)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Full-time enrollment: 41,117)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,823)
  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,429)
  • TEMPLE COLLEGE (about 78 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • WHARTON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 78 miles; WHARTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,124)
  • AUSTIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 82 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 12,819)

Schools

Public high school in Somerville:

  • SOMERVILLE H S (Students: 235; Location: 523 8TH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Somerville:

  • SOMERVILLE EL (Students: 287; Location: 523 8TH ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SOMERVILLE J H (Students: 170; Location: 523 8TH ST; Grades: 06 – 08)