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Somerset is a township in Mercer County.
The latitude of Somerset is 40.519N. The longitude is -93.439W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,073 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 135.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Somerset demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mercer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 64672 ZIP code.
31% of Somerset residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Somerset ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Somerset was $13,426, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Somerset residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Somerset, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $500.
Mercer County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Somerset political report.
The average commute time for Somerset workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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