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Demographics Analysis

The people of Somerton City, Arizona give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Male:

Under 5 years : 683

5 to 9 years : 488

10 to 14 years : 630

15 to 17 years : 248

18 and 19 years : 193

20 years : 98

21 years : 65

22 to 24 years : 401

25 to 29 years : 185

30 to 34 years : 412

35 to 39 years : 213

40 to 44 years : 354

45 to 49 years : 251

50 to 54 years : 271

55 to 59 years : 215

60 and 61 years : 135

62 to 64 years : 108

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 46

70 to 74 years : 61

75 to 79 years : 179

80 to 84 years : 104

85 years and over : 48

Female:

Under 5 years : 569

5 to 9 years : 420

10 to 14 years : 600

15 to 17 years : 522

18 and 19 years : 113

20 years : 36

21 years : 111

22 to 24 years : 257

25 to 29 years : 263

30 to 34 years : 290

35 to 39 years : 261

40 to 44 years : 580

45 to 49 years : 437

50 to 54 years : 318

55 to 59 years : 158

60 and 61 years : 262

62 to 64 years : 78

65 and 66 years : 54

67 to 69 years : 69

70 to 74 years : 258

75 to 79 years : 200

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 10,602

Multiple ancestry : 356

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 45

Ancestry not reported : 292


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Somerton City, Arizona)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,542

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 163

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,798

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,792


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,252

5 to 17 years : 2,908

18 to 24 years : 1,274

25 to 34 years : 1,150

35 to 44 years : 1,408

45 to 54 years : 1,277

55 to 59 years : 373

60 and 61 years : 397

62 to 64 years : 186

65 to 74 years : 509

75 years and over : 561

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,157

5 to 17 years : 2,300

18 to 24 years : 417

25 to 34 years : 286

35 to 44 years : 202

45 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 69

65 to 74 years : 71

75 years and over : 43

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 95

5 to 17 years : 422

18 to 24 years : 389

25 to 34 years : 253

35 to 44 years : 138

45 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 186

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 68

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 21

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 118

18 to 24 years : 409

25 to 34 years : 611

35 to 44 years : 1,047

45 to 54 years : 996

55 to 59 years : 265

60 and 61 years : 356

62 to 64 years : 101

65 to 74 years : 355

75 years and over : 332


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,419

Female : 2,225

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 997

Female : 901

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 105

Female : 58

Foreign born:

Male : 1,888

Female : 2,702


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence : 3,754

Born in other state in the United States : 1,667

Native: born outside the United States : 163

Foreign born : 3,776


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 995

Now married, except separated : 591

Divorced : 78

Separated : 8

Widowed : 34

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 507

Now married, except separated : 733

Divorced : 196

Separated : 37

Widowed : 68

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 61

Now married, except separated : 55

Divorced : 0

Separated : 4

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 427

Now married, except separated : 3,145

Divorced : 213

Separated : 372

Widowed : 381


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Speak only English : 956

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4,559

Speak English less than "very well" : 4,528


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Somerton City, Arizona

  • Other Groups: 6,444   (96.3%)
  • United States Or American: 173   (2.6%)
  • German: 26   (0.4%)
  • English: 21   (0.3%)
  • Italian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Somerton City, Arizona is 11,295



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Somerton City, Arizona: 5,409
Female Population in Somerton City, Arizona: 5,886


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Somerton City, Arizona: 24.3
Median Female Resident Age in Somerton City, Arizona: 30.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arizona is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Somerton City, Arizona


White


Both sexes

25.6

Male

24.3

Female

26.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.5

Female

22.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.8

Male

23.5

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.8

Male

23.5

Female

44.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.5

Female

25.0

Other


Both sexes

25.4

Male

24.2

Female

26.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.8

Male

21.5

Female

28.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.1

Male

23.6

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.4

Male

34.9

Female

35.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Somerton City, Arizona


  • White: 9,360
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 107
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,662
  • Two or More Races: 166



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Somerton City, Arizona citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Somerton City, Arizona

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 275   (15.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 113   (6.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 200   (11.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 153   (8.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 138   (7.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 51   (2.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (2.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 105   (5.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 352   (20.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 104   (5.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 141   (8.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (1.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (1.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 25   (1.42%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 190   (10.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 136   (7.41%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 275   (14.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 257   (14%)
  • 9th Grade: 111   (6.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 64   (3.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (2.72%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 57   (3.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 299   (16.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 78   (4.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 152   (8.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 92   (5.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (2.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.25%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Somerton City, Arizona

  • Somerton Elementary District


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: P. O. Box 3200, Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: (928) 341-6000, Students: 2,674 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Somerton City, Arizona

  • Somerton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1011 N. Somerton Ave., Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: (928) 341-6100, Students: 911 )

  • Tierra Del Sol Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 3200, Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: (928) 341-6400, Students: 729 )

  • Desert Sonora Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P. O. Box 3200, Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: (928) 341-6300, Students: 382 )

  • Orange Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Po Box 3200, Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: (928) 341-6200, Students: 350 )

  • Valle Del Encanto Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: P. O. Box 3200, Somerton, AZ 85350, Phone: M, Students: 302 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Somerton City, Arizona

  • Somerton Branch Library


    240 Canal Street, Somerton, AZ 85350

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Somerton City, Arizona

  • Cocopah Tribal Library - Vocational Training Center


    14250 South Avenue I, Somerton, AZ 85350

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Somerton City, Arizona


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Somerton City, Arizona affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Somerton City, Arizona.

Area Features of Somerton City, Arizona


Airport


(1) Checkerboard Airport Historical   (2) Rolle Airfield   (3) Somerton Airport   (4) Yuma Number Four Airfield Historical  

Building


(1) Arizona State Prison Complex Yuma   (2) Rural Metro Fire Department Station 8   (3) Somerton - Cocopah Fire Department   (4) Somerton City Hall   (5) Somerton Police Department  

Canal


(1) A 8 4 Lateral   (2) A 8 9 Lateral   (3) A 9 4 Lateral   (4) A Canal   (5) Abbott Lateral   (6) B Main Lateral   (7) Bronk Lateral   (8) Cocopah Drain   (9) Fishbaugh Lateral   (10) Garven Lateral   (11) Harris Lateral   (12) Havens Lateral   (13) Johnson Lateral   (14) Lateral B-2   (15) Lent Lateral   (16) Main Lateral   (17) Somerton Canal   (18) Somerton Lateral   (19) Somerton Lateral Wasteway   (20) Southeast Drain   (21) Stevenson Lateral   (22) Stub Number One   (23) Stub Number Two   (24) Tuttle Lateral   (25) White Lateral  

Census


(1) Orange Grove Mobile Manor Census Designated Place   (2) Rancho Mesa Verde Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Iglesia De Dios Pentecostes  

Civil


(1) City Of Somerton   (2) Somerton Division  

Locale


(1) Del Pueblo Recreational Vehicle Park   (2) South Yuma County Landfill   (3) University Of Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station  

Plain


(1) Yuma Desert  

Populated Place


(1) Somerton  

Post Office


(1) Somerton Post Office  

School


(1) Orange Grove Elementary School   (2) Tierra Del Sol Elementary School  

Summit


(1) Mohawk Peak  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Somerton City, Arizona

85350 (pop. 14,550)


Cities Nearby Somerton City, Arizona

Somerton Ccd, AZ  (pop. 41,593) 3.5 Miles
Gadsden Cdp, AZ  (pop. 487) 4.9 Miles
San Luis City, AZ  (pop. 30,577) 7.7 Miles
Yuma City, AZ  (pop. 92,902) 8.6 Miles
Yuma Ccd, AZ  (pop. 141,212) 10.6 Miles
Fortuna Foothills Cdp, AZ  (pop. 27,335) 18.0 Miles
Wellton Town, AZ  (pop. 2,832) 33.6 Miles
Tacna Cdp, AZ  (pop. 491) 44.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Somerton City, Arizona

928



Elevation in Somerton City, Arizona is 105.0 ft. (32.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Somerton City, Arizona

Lat: 32.597258 N        Long: -114.712242 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Somerton City, Arizona need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arizona

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
  Total Electric Industry 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
  Total Electric Industry 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
  Total Electric Industry 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
  Total Electric Industry 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
  Total Electric Industry 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.68 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.68
  Full-Service Providers 8.44 7.37 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.26
  Total Electric Industry 8.44 7.34 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.25
2001              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.30 7.36 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
  Total Electric Industry 8.30 7.37 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
  Total Electric Industry 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24
  Total Electric Industry 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Somerton City, Arizona

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 141   (7.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 146   (7.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 164   (8.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 309   (15.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 159   (8.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 199   (10.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 279   (14.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 131   (6.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 21   (1.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 66   (3.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 58   (2.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 58   (2.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 237   (11.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,597

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 577

In 3-person carpool : 159

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 31

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 157

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 17

Bicycle : 26

Walked : 16

Other means : 120

Worked at home : 118


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Less than 5 minutes : 162

5 to 9 minutes : 559

10 to 14 minutes : 187

15 to 19 minutes : 595

20 to 24 minutes : 948

25 to 29 minutes : 341

30 to 34 minutes : 563

35 to 39 minutes : 17

40 to 44 minutes : 130

45 to 59 minutes : 117

60 to 89 minutes : 69

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Somerton City, Arizona)

With Social Security income : 1,087

No Social Security income : 2,402


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Somerton City, Arizona)

With retirement income : 258

No retirement income : 3,231


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 190

$10,000 to $14,999 : 362

$15,000 to $19,999 : 298

$20,000 to $24,999 : 272

$25,000 to $29,999 : 418

$30,000 to $34,999 : 215

$35,000 to $39,999 : 251

$40,000 to $44,999 : 183

$45,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 308

$60,000 to $74,999 : 189

$75,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 92

$125,000 to $149,999 : 91

$150,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $29,751


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Somerton City, Arizona

  • NEW (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Yuma, AZ; Owner: -)
  • KAWC (1320 AM; 0.73 kW; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Arizona Western College)
  • KJOK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Monstermedia, Llc)
  • KBLU (560 AM; 1.0 kW; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Edb Yuma License Llc)
  • NEW (700 AM; 1.0 kW; Yuma, AZ; Owner: -)

FM Radio Stations Near Somerton City, Arizona

  • KQSR (100.9 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Edb Yuma License Llc)
  • KCEC-FM (104.5 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Farmworkers Educational Radio Network Inc.)
  • KCFY (88.1 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Relevant Media, Inc.)
  • KAWC-FM (88.9 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Arizona Western College)
  • KAWC-FM (88.9 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Arizona Western College)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Oasis Of Faith, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KLJZ (93.1 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Monstermedia, Llc)
  • KTTI (95.1 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Edb Yuma License Llc)
  • NEW (95.9 FM; Yuma, AZ; Owner: Hispanic Target Media, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Somerton City, Arizona

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 96  (7.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 218  (17.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 192  (15.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 234  (18.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 237  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 147  (18.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 205  (25.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 249  (30.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 126  (15.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 84 Farms In Somerton City, Arizona


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Somerton City, Arizona

  • Yuma MCAS/Yuma International


    (about 7.4 miles in Yuma, Arizona; Airport Code: NYL)

  • Yuma MCAS/Yuma International


    (about 7.4 miles in Yuma, Arizona; Airport Code: YUM)

  • Holtville Airport


    (about 36.4 miles in Holtville, California; Airport Code: DQE)

  • Calexico International


    (about 46.8 miles in Calexico, California; Airport Code: CXL)

  • Imperial County


    (about 53.0 miles in El Centro, California; Airport Code: IPL)

  • El Centro NAF


    (about 58.0 miles in Seeley, California; Airport Code: NJK)

  • Cliff Hatfield Memorial


    (about 59.7 miles in Calipatria, California; Airport Code: CLR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Somerton City, Arizona

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.29%

Carpooled

17.32%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

4.04%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.67%

Other Means

5.66%

Worked At Home

2.02%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Somerton City, Arizona, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,994

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 105

Female householder, no husband present : 942

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 425

Householder not living alone : 23


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 79

All other households : 3,410


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,475

Renter-occupied housing units : 519

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 105

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 709

Renter-occupied housing units : 233

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 387

Renter-occupied housing units : 61


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 367

$10,000 to $14,999 : 453

$15,000 to $19,999 : 298

$20,000 to $24,999 : 287

$25,000 to $29,999 : 470

$30,000 to $34,999 : 263

$35,000 to $39,999 : 210

$40,000 to $44,999 : 183

$45,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 308

$60,000 to $74,999 : 189

$75,000 to $99,999 : 171

$100,000 to $124,999 : 92

$125,000 to $149,999 : 91

$150,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Total : 3,963


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Occupied : 3,489

Vacant : 474


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later : 107

Built 2000 to 2004 : 410

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,422

Built 1980 to 1989 : 498

Built 1970 to 1979 : 811

Built 1960 to 1969 : 211

Built 1950 to 1959 : 355

Built 1940 to 1949 : 35

Built 1939 or earlier : 114


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Utility gas : 499

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 22

Electricity : 1,490

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 105

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 1,373


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 123

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 132

$70,000 to $79,999 : 68

$80,000 to $89,999 : 186

$90,000 to $99,999 : 173

$100,000 to $124,999 : 600

$125,000 to $149,999 : 296

$150,000 to $174,999 : 282

$175,000 to $199,999 : 99

$200,000 to $249,999 : 396

$250,000 to $299,999 : 195

$300,000 to $399,999 : 16

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 42

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 37

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 20

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,770

Housing units without a mortgage : 849


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Somerton City, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $225,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $129,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $99,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $109,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $133,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $96,700

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $262,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Somerton City, Arizona: 88.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Arizona: 66.2%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Somerton City, Arizona

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 57 57 $3,423,427
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $501,388
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

60 69 $3,924,815
2000        
  Single Family 109 109 $7,070,908
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 24 $1,093,257
  Total

112 133 $8,164,165
2001        
  Single Family 79 79 $5,408,921
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

79 79 $5,408,921
2002        
  Single Family 113 113 $7,958,604
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,163,034
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

119 137 $9,121,638
2003        
  Single Family 94 94 $6,577,785
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,163,034
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

100 118 $7,740,819
2004        
  Single Family 162 162 $12,418,688
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 10 80 $4,093,847
  Total

172 242 $16,512,535
2005        
  Single Family 190 190 $15,543,688
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

190 190 $15,543,688
2006        
  Single Family 129 129 $10,854,821
  Two Family 2 4 $185,333
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $109,687
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

132 136 $11,149,841


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Somerton City, AZ): $26,544
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arizona): $40,558


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Somerton City): $67,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arizona): $109,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Somerton City): $360
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arizona): $619


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Somerton City, Arizona

Utility Gas: 28.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 10.3%
Electricity: 51.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 9.7%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Somerton City, Arizona are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Somerton City, Arizona

Arizona Home Rehabilitation & Health Care, Llc


     Address: 2281 West 24th Street, Suite 6, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/12/2002

Yuma Home Care, Inc


     Address: 1841 West 25th Street, Suite A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1996

Accentcare Home Health Of El Centro


     Address: 2344 South 2nd, Suite A, El Centro, California 92243
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1994

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 1503 North Imperial Ave, Suite 106, El Centro, California 92243
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/26/1991

Imperial Valley Home Health


     Address: 159 South 6th Street, Brawley, California 92227
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/3/1993

Hospitals Close To Somerton City, Arizona

Yuma Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2400 South Avenue A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

El Centro Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1415 Ross Avenue, El Centro, California 92243
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District


     Address: 207 W Legion Road, Brawley, California 92227
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Palo Verde Hospital


     Address: 250 North First Street, Blythe, California 92225
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

La Paz Regional Hospital


     Address: 1200 Mohave Road, Parker, Arizona 85344
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Somerton City, Arizona

Palm View Rehabilitation & Car


     Address: 2222 South Avenue A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 127
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Life Care Center Of Yuma


     Address: 2450 19th Ave South, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Yuma Nursing Center


     Address: 1850 West 25th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 83%

La Mesa Healthcare Center


     Address: 2470 South Arizona Ave, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Valley Convalescent Center


     Address: 1700 S. Imperial Ave, El Centro, California 92243
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Somerton City, Arizona

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 167 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Somerton City, Arizona

    Retired Workers: 830
    Disabled Workers: 220
    Widowers Workers: 150
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 255


(updated 2007)



Yuma County, Arizona Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.61%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.58%
  • Other 0.81%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Somerton City, Arizona citizens.

Relocation to Yuma County, AZ

8.09 % of Yuma County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,631

Arizona Average 8.20 %

0.27 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,161

Arizona Average 0.18 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Yuma County, AZ (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.68 % ($30,567 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.59 % ($38,553 AGI )
  • Imperial County , CA 0.38 % ($40,329 AGI )

Relocation away from Yuma County, AZ

6.34 % of Yuma County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,161

Arizona Average 5.96 %

0.15 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,878

Arizona Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Yuma County, AZ (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.95 % ($36,726 AGI )
  • Pima County , AZ 0.28 % ($31,465 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.28 % ($33,691 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arizona

Low Bracket: $10,000 (2.59%)
High Bracket: $150,000 (4.54%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arizona

5.60%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Somerton City, Arizona is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Somerton City, Arizona

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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Somerton City, Arizona directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Somerton City, Arizona

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 1 3 2 0 9 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 1
    per 100,000 13 39 24 0 96 19 18 8 15 24 28 0 7
Assault 7 10 17 27 18 17 20 24 16 2 8 18 14
    per 100,000 93 129 205 307 193 163 176 203 123 16 55 123 93
Burglary 80 62 46 55 47 32 49 41 43 41 32 70 48
    per 100,000 1,064 802 556 626 503 306 431 346 330 332 221 477 320
Larceny Theft 120 130 129 200 143 164 132 122 135 160 137 143 119
    per 100,000 1,597 1,682 1,559 2,277 1,529 1,568 1,161 1,031 1,035 1,294 946 974 793
Vehicle Theft 30 30 24 23 20 28 39 27 30 24 17 11 20
    per 100,000 399 388 290 262 214 268 343 228 230 194 117 75 133
Arson 0 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 4 1 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 39 12 0 0 10 9 25 31 8 7 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 5 7 7 5 6 7 5 1 3 5 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
58 56 50 70 53 56 55 48 53 57 47 56 47
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
30 30 27 38 30 31 30 27 29 29 25 30 25


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Arizona

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
9,221 11,305 14,260 14,500 14,380 14,519 14,533 0 14,500 14,500


(updated 2014)



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