Somerville, Massachusetts

Population 77,112

Somerville is located in Middlesex County, MA. The population is 77,112, making Somerville the 4th largest city in Middlesex County.

There are 11 public schools in Somerville with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Somerville is very low , and there are 14 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Somerville is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Somerville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Somerville include Cambridge, Charlestown and Medford.

Somerville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 25.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 64.9%

Crime Rate

41.4% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 109
  • Violent Crimes: 203
  • Robbery: 47
  • Burglary: 171
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 975

Registered Offenders

89.84% Lower than national avg.
  • 14 offenders in Somerville
  • 1.82 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

388 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 28
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 352


Low 4.7%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 6.2%
  • National unemployment average: 6.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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11 Public Schools view public schools

There are 11 K-12 public schools in Somerville, MA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Somerville's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
2 Private Schools

St Catherine Of Genoa School

Tufts Educational Daycare Center

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Somerville, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$874,900 compared to December 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2010, the city of Somerville, MA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2009, the city of Somerville, MA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,715
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,900
  • 2 Bedrooms: $2,311
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,880
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,131

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Environmental Hazards

388 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1123/1149)
    Somerville, MA has 97.74% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Somerville, MA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Somerville, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.12°
  • February 32.97°
  • March 40.45°
  • April 50.85°
  • May 59.96°
  • June 68°
  • July 75.38°
  • August 73.16°
  • September 66.15°
  • October 55.72°
  • November 45.58°
  • December 31.62°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Somerville, MA

Somerville, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Somerville, MA has no risk of hurricanes.
Somerville, MA has a high risk of hail storms.
Somerville, MA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Somerville, MA: $93,343


Unemployment in Somerville is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 6.2% and 6.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 23.41%
White Collar - 76.59%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Charlie Baker
  • Sen. Edward J. Markey
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren

City Representatives

  • Michael E. Capuano

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

1 FCC Tower view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Somerville, MA

1 Retirement Home view all

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