Demographics

People

Total Population3,121
Male Share of the Population43.5%
Female Share of the Population56.5%
Senior Citizens23.7%
Employed Population 16+878
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married38.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.5%
Median Earnings25+$32,171
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,101
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,581
% Above Poverty Level68.6%
% Below Poverty Level31.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home10.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone46.5%
Median Gross Rent$491
Median House Value$164,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.7%
African17.1%
English10.6%
Irish7.4%
German4.5%
French Except Basque0.9%
Norwegian0.7%
Italian0.6%
Scottish0.5%
Ethiopian0.5%
Polish0.4%
Hungarian0.2%
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Somerville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fayette County, Hardeman County
Standard Zip Codes38068, 38075, 38060
Phone Area Codes901, 7, 31
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.23
Approximate Longitude-89.35

Somerville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationAMES PLANTATION
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp27 to 47 F
Apr Temp47 to 71 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip56 inches
StationMOSCOW
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp30 to 49 F
Apr Temp49 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip53.1 inches
StationBOLIVAR WATERWORKS
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 47 F
Apr Temp48 to 71 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip55 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Braden260$73,750
Hickory Valley99$62,917
Moscow740$39,688
Oakland7,508$76,464
Whiteville4,548$35,238
Williston386$54,688

Somerville Public Libraries

Somerville-fayette County Library
216 W. MARKET STREET
Somerville, Tennessee
(901) 465-5248

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Somerville Hospitals

Methodist Healthcare - Fayette Hospital
(Non-profit)
214 Lakeview Drive
(901) 465-3594

Somerville Public Schools

Buckley-carpenter Elementary School
12580 S Main St
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-5260
Primary
Central Elementary
10425 Highway 76, South
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-3208
Primary
Total Enrollment 367
East Jr. High School
400 Leach Rd
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-3151
Middle
Total Enrollment 395
Fayette Ware Comprehensive High School
13520 Hwy 59 West
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-9838
High
Total Enrollment 874
Jefferson Elementary
13955 Highway 59, West
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-2086
Primary
Total Enrollment 265
Somerville Elementary
12690 South Main St
ZIP: 38068
(901) 465-2761

Somerville Private Schools

Fayette Academy
15090 Highway 64
ZIP: 38068
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 695
Morris Chapel Christian School
205 Henry Dr
ZIP: 38068
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 28
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