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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education

Cons

-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


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Quick Facts About Somerset


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Somerset is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Somerset jobs have Increased by 1.32 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Somerset's cost of living is 20.90% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Somerset's population is 24,375 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.44 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 8 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Somerset is $264,900. Home appreciation the last year has been -8.58 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Somerset public schools spend $20,300 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.6 students per teacher in Somerset.

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Somerset is expanding
Somerset is a good place to live because it is central to many of the businesses that are growing and therefore, it is expanding tremendously in new... (read more)
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