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Population (year 2000): 7,266. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,071 (+38.6% change)
Males: 3,568 (49.1%), Females: 3,698 (50.9%)

Yuma County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 24.9 years
Median household income: $26,544 (year 2000)
Median house value: $68,600 (year 2000)

Somerton, AZ residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Somerton:

  • Hispanic (95.2%)
  • Other race (51.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (2.4%).Arizona forum

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Somerton,

For population 25 years and over in Somerton

  • High school or higher: 38.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 19.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Somerton city

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

49.8% Foreign born (49.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,931 (+36.2%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: AZ Yuma, (9.3 miles www.militarybyowner.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Diego, CA San (167.7 miles pop. 1,223,400).

Nearest cities: AZ (5.6 miles Gadsden, Luis, AZ (8.0 miles San AZ Yuma, (9.3 miles CA (11.2 miles Winterhaven, Foothills, AZ (21.1 miles Fortuna AZ (39.6 miles Wellton, CA (48.2 miles Holtville, AZ (51.9 miles Tacna,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 91 buildings, average cost: $48,800
  • 1997: 57 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 1998: 82 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 1999: 57 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2000: 109 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2001: 79 buildings, average cost: $68,500
  • 2002: 113 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 2003: 94 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 162 buildings, average cost: $76,700

Latitude: 32.60 N, Longitude: 114.71 W

Area code: 928

Somerton, Arizona business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (22.0%), Educational,health and social services (16.3%), Public administration (10.9%).

Crime in Somerton (2001):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 robbery (13.3 per 100,000)
  • 7 assaults (93.1 per 100,000)
  • 80 burglaries (1064.4 per 100,000)
  • 120 thefts (1596.6 per 100,000)
  • 30 auto thefts (399.1 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 199.6 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.8)

Crime in Somerton (2002):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 robberies (38.8 per 100,000)
  • 10 assaults (129.4 per 100,000)
  • 62 burglaries (802.3 per 100,000)
  • 130 thefts (1682.2 per 100,000)
  • 30 auto thefts (388.2 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 204.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Average climate in Somerton, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Somerton,
Hospitals/medical centers near Somerton:
  • YUMA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 9 miles; YUMA, AZ)
  • PHS INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; WINTERHAVEN, CA)
  • PIONEERS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 62 miles; BRAWLEY, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Somerton, AZ

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Somerton:
  • YUMA MCAS/YUMA INTL (about 9 miles; YUMA, AZ; ID: YUM)
  • PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL (about 150 miles; PALM SPRINGS, CA; ID: PSP)
  • SAN DIEGO INTL-LINDBERGH FLD (about 172 miles; SAN DIEGO, CA; ID: SAN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Somerton:
  • ROLLE AIRFIELD (about 6 miles; SAN LUIS, AZ; ID: 44A)
  • HOLTVILLE (about 42 miles; HOLTVILLE, CA; ID: L04)
  • CALEXICO INTL (about 55 miles; CALEXICO, CA; ID: CXL)

Amtrak station near Somerton:
  • 11 miles: YUMA (281 S. GILA ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Fire - Other 1 $2,314 $27,768 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 7 $17,116 $29,341 0 $0
Sewerage 3 $7,233 $28,932 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 7 $14,415 $24,711 3 $2,161
Water Supply 5 $10,959 $26,301 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 2 $3,449 $20,694 0 $0
Financial Administration 3 $7,614 $30,456 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 3 $7,800 $31,200 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 16 $48,044 $36,033 0 $0
Police - Other 7 $12,923 $22,153 1 $1,266
Firefighters 16 $41,293 $30,969 0 $0
Other Government Administration 10 $18,071 $21,685 1 $724
Totals for Government 80 $191,232 $28,684 5 $4,151
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Somerton:
  • ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE (about 6 miles; YUMA, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • IMPERIAL VALLEY COLLEGE (about 64 miles; IMPERIAL, CA; FT enrollment: 4,006)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-RIVERSIDE (about 123 miles; RIVERSIDE, CA; FT enrollment: 12,213)
  • COLLEGE OF THE DESERT (about 139 miles; PALM DESERT, CA; FT enrollment: 3,804)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-SAN DIEGO (about 151 miles; LA JOLLA, CA; FT enrollment: 19,582)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-SAN MARCOS (about 151 miles; SAN MARCOS, CA; FT enrollment: 4,875)
  • CUYAMACA COLLEGE (about 153 miles; EL CAJON, CA; FT enrollment: 3,278)
Public high school in Somerton:
  • PPEP TEC - JOSE YEPEZ LEARNING CENTER (Students: 130; Location: 115 N. COLUMBIA AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Somerton:
  • SOMERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 851; Location: 1011 NORTH SOMERTON AVE.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • TIERRA DEL SOL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 770; Location: 1002 SOUTH SOMERTON AVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • DESERT SONORA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 490; Location: 301 N. CARLISLE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • ORANGE GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 377; Location: PO BOX 3200; Grades: KG - 05)

Notable location: Somerton City Hall (A).

Park in Somerton: Somerton Park (1).

Post office: (A).  


Somerton compared to Arizona state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Somerton:
  • KJOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ; Owner: MONSTERMEDIA, LLC)
  • KBLU (560 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ)
  • KAWC (1320 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCBQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: RADIO 1210, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Somerton:
  • KTTI (95.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYRM (91.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK INC)
  • KCEC-FM (104.5 FM; WELLTON, AZ; Owner: FARMWORKERS EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK INC.)
  • KYJT (100.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCFY (88.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: VOICE OF INTL. CHRISTN. EVANGELISM, INC.)
  • K217AW (91.3 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ADVANCED MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • K211DD (90.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Somerton:
  • KYUM-LP (Channel 16; YUMA, AZ; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KESE-LP (Channel 35; YUMA, AZ; Owner: GULF-CALIFORNIA BROADCAST COMPANY)
  • KBFY-LP (Channel 41; FORTUNA, AZ; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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