Somerset, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,859 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +19.9%
 
Males: 950  (51.1%)
Females: 909  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

38.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78069.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,783 (it was $30,268 in 2000)
Somerset:

$42,783
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,026 (it was $11,238 in 2000)

Somerset city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,213 (it was $42,700 in 2000)
Somerset:

$95,213
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $197,821; detached houses: $203,201; townhouses or other attached units: $141,110; in 2-unit structures: $159,282; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,559; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $215,586; mobile homes: $77,131; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $39,634

Median gross rent in 2017: $803.

March 2019 cost of living index in Somerset: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.8%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.4% for other race residents, 30.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Somerset, TX (2010)
    • 1,25476.9%Hispanic
    • 36122.1%White alone
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 50.3%Two or more races
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

Races in Somerset detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Somerset, Texas as of January 22, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Somerset is 85 to 1.


Crime rates in Somerset by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.4)
1
(52.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(158.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.5)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.7)
0
(0.0)
8
(429.6)
4
(213.4)
6
(316.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(117.9)
2
(117.4)
5
(290.4)
2
(112.4)
3
(165.4)
1
(54.5)
2
(105.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(276.1)
6
(328.0)
3
(163.8)
12
(644.5)
14
(747.1)
17
(896.6)
6
(360.4)
11
(648.6)
17
(998.2)
14
(813.0)
7
(393.5)
7
(385.9)
6
(326.8)
1
(52.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(1,436)
27
(1,476)
22
(1,201)
23
(1,235)
35
(1,868)
30
(1,582)
21
(1,261)
24
(1,415)
21
(1,233)
27
(1,568)
3
(168.6)
16
(882.0)
13
(708.1)
3
(158.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(55.2)
3
(164.0)
1
(54.6)
3
(161.1)
2
(106.7)
4
(211.0)
3
(180.2)
1
(59.0)
6
(352.3)
5
(290.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(330.8)
2
(108.9)
2
(105.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)81.2106.163.9209.5220.9295.990.1130.3188.5200.956.8121.887.139.6

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City-data.com crime index in Somerset, TX

Crime rate in Somerset detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: German (4.6%), American (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.00 square miles.

Population density: 928 people per square mile   (low).

Somerset, Texas map

185 residents are foreign born (11.2% Latin America).

This city:

11.2%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,623 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,032 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (17.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Von Ormy, TX (2.1 miles ),
Macdona, TX (2.7 miles ),
Lytle, TX (2.9 miles ),
LaCoste, TX (3.3 miles ),
Lackland AFB, TX (3.4 miles ),
Buena Vista, TX (3.5 miles),
Natalia, TX (3.5 miles ),
Poteet, TX (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 29.23 N, Longitude: 98.66 W

Area code: 830

Distribution of median household income in Somerset, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Somerset, TX in 2017

Property values in Somerset, TX

Somerset satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $45,500
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $69,600
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $44,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $238,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,100
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $134,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Somerset, TX residents
Average permit cost in Somerset, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +404 (+35.3%).
Most common industries in Somerset, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (15.7%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.3%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Utilities (4.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.7%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Social assistance (8.4%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
Most common occupations in Somerset, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.5%)
  • Child care workers (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)

Average climate in Somerset, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Somerset, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.8. This is about average.

City:

82.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.176. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.176
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.95
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Somerset-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Somerset city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 30.0 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.

Earthquake activity:

Somerset-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 292.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.2 miles away from Somerset center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 291.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.2 miles away from Somerset center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.7 miles away from Somerset center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bexar County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Somerset topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Somerset:

  • TRI COUNTY DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LYTLE, TX)
  • LYTLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LYTLE, TX)
  • CHAVANEAUX CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • CHAVANEAUX HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • THE MISSION AT AIR FORCE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF SOUTHWEST SAN ANTONIO (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • LEGEND OAKS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER - (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Airports located in Somerset:

Amtrak station near Somerset:

  • 18 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/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Somerset:

  • Palo Alto College (about 10 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,055)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 16 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • St Philip's College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • San Antonio College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Trinity University (about 20 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 21 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)

Public high schools in Somerset:

  • SOMERSET H S (Students: 538, Location: 7650 S LOOP 1604 W, Grades: 9-12)
  • EARLY COLLEGE LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (ECLA) (Location: 7790 E 3RD ST, Grades: 9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Somerset:

  • SOMERSET J H (Students: 956, Location: 7791 6TH ST, Grades: 7-8)
  • SOMERSET EL (Students: 684, Location: 7840 6TH ST, Grades: 1-4)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Somerset Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Somerset: Somerset Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Bexar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Somerset (2011 data):

  • Texas Community Bank, National Association: Somerset Branch at 19401 Somerset Road, branch established on 1983/06/20. Info updated 2008/06/11: Bank assets: $1,061.2 mil, Deposits: $957.2 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Vision Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Somerset:

Marital status in Somerset, TX
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Somerset:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Somerset
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Somerset, TX (based on Bexar County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic528,827104
Evangelical Protestant288,534765
Mainline Protestant78,855149
Other61,554122
Black Protestant8,96142
Orthodox1,0047
None747,038-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 162
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 19
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 181
Bexar County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 487
This county:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,073
Here:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bexar County:

26.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Somerset:

47.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Somerset:

45.6%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Somerset:

12.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Somerset:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Somerset:

33.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Somerset:

53.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.6%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Somerset, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 3$6,224$24,8960$0
Other Government Administration 3$8,285$33,1400$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$5,205$20,8200$0
Sewerage 1$2,347$28,1640$0
Financial Administration 1$2,356$28,2720$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,959$23,5080$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$26,376$26,3760$0

Somerset government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $215,000 ($115.65)
    Police Protection: $190,000 ($102.21)
    Central Staff Services: $123,000 ($66.16)
    General Public Buildings: $84,000 ($45.19)
    General - Other: $80,000 ($43.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $65,000 ($34.97)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($26.36)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($12.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($3.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($2.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000 ($2.69)
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000 ($2.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($5.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $223,000 ($119.96)

Somerset government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $206,000 ($110.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($7.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($1.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $180,000 ($96.83)
    General Revenue - Other: $49,000 ($26.36)
    Rents: $24,000 ($12.91)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.69)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($2.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($1.61)
  • Tax - Property: $262,000 ($140.94)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $107,000 ($57.56)
    Other License: $42,000 ($22.59)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000 ($3.23)

Somerset government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000 ($69.93)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000 ($64.55)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000 ($5.38)

Somerset government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $524,000 ($281.87)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $57,000 ($30.66)

5.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,197 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,859 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.17%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($62,217 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.23% ($48,725)
from Travis County, TX  0.22% ($46,878)


5.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,882 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.14%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.31% ($56,472 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.26% ($54,658)
to Travis County, TX  0.25% ($54,345)

Businesses in Somerset, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Somerset:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KFNI (1380 AM; 4 kW; PLEASANTON, TX; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEDA (1540 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: D & E BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Somerset:

  • KZLV (91.3 FM; LYTLE, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KBBT (98.5 FM; SCHERTZ, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBUC (95.7 FM; JOURDANTON, TX; Owner: REDING ENTERPRISES, LTD.)
  • KMFR (104.1 FM; PEARSALL, TX; Owner: RADIO TUNA, LTD.)
  • K237AS (95.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Somerset:

  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • K57GO (Channel 57; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KBNB-LP (Channel 10; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KQVE-LP (Channel 46; La VERNIA, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KRYT-LP (Channel 68; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KOBS-LP (Channel 43; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)

Somerset fatal accident list:

Apr 6, 2016 06:32 PM, Fm2790 Somerset Rd, Lat: 29.278406, Lon: -98.618931, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 2008 11:58 AM, Somerset, Lat: 29.226790, Lon: -98.640830, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 13, 2008 02:30 PM, Fm1604, Frankhoffman, Lat: 29.228050, Lon: -98.644490, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 1986 06:00 PM, Wloop1604, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 3, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.5mTotal length
  • 32,010Total average daily traffic
  • 2,689Total average daily truck traffic
  • 45,990Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Somerset, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Somerset, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Somerset)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 29.225833 Lon: -98.654167, Call Sign: WQKK480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.712 MHz, 457.712 MHz, 452.787 MHz, 457.787 MHz, 457.487 MHz, Grant Date: 06/23/2009, Expiration Date: 06/23/2019, Certifier: Dianne Cuellar, Registrant: S&p Communications, 6712 Randolph Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78233, Phone: (210) 656-5073, Fax: (210) 656-5182, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA5KIX, Licensee ID: L01323554, Grant Date: 09/23/2017, Expiration Date: 09/25/2027, Registrant: Jean Ann H Du Bowik, 9933 Bexar Rd., Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: KB5YAZ, Licensee ID: L00591677, Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2023, Registrant: Dean W Davenport, 10790 S. Fm2790 W. #4, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: KD5CZP, Grant Date: 12/30/1997, Expiration Date: 12/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 12/31/2009, Registrant: Christopher Uriegas Sr, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: N5EQH, Grant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2007, Registrant: Duane W Faith, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: KD5WZH, Licensee ID: L00698457, Grant Date: 06/10/2003, Expiration Date: 06/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2004, Certifier: William F Grund Iii, Registrant: William F Grund Iii, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: W5HMC, Previous Call Sign: KD5WZH, Licensee ID: L00698457, Grant Date: 07/23/2014, Expiration Date: 06/08/2024, Certifier: William F Grund Iii, Registrant: William F Grund Iii, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Call Sign: KE5MHI, Licensee ID: L01242024, Grant Date: 02/03/2017, Expiration Date: 02/03/2027, Certifier: Alexander E Stout, Registrant: Alexander E Stout, 11128 S Fm 2790 W, Somerset, TX 78069

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: POWERCHUTE PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2184J , Serial Number: A224PEG, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 07/28/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Greg A Alcorta, 7320 Fm 3175, Somerset, TX 78069
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 662HR , Serial Number: 28725, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Raymond Flight Services LLC, Po Box 403, Somerset, TX 78069

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$40,3841$53,7400$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$42,8000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$46,2071$39,2201$6,580
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 52 took place in 2008, and the least - 3 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Somerset, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (64.6%), and Structure Fires (27.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Somerset, TX
    • 19964.6%Outside Fires
    • 8527.6%Structure Fires
    • 134.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 113.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Somerset, TX
Most common first names in Somerset, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1672.7 years
Jose1271.2 years
Robert1073.3 years
Maria1070.8 years
Mary980.0 years
Juan971.2 years
Thomas873.6 years
George768.7 years
Charles665.5 years
Jesus675.3 years
Most common last names in Somerset, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hernandez1271.2 years
Casias1178.1 years
Rodriguez1175.6 years
Martinez978.4 years
Gonzales976.7 years
Flores769.8 years
Arguello765.7 years
Garcia773.4 years
Fowler679.8 years
Johnson679.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Somerset, TX
  • 65.1%Electricity
  • 30.8%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Somerset, TX
  • 68.0%Electricity
  • 28.0%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Somerset compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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