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Somerset is a village in Perry County.
The community was named for Somerset, PA
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Ohio named Somerset. For links to other places called Somerset, OH, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Somerset is 39.806N. The longitude is -82.297W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,083 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,599.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Somerset demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Perry County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 43783 ZIP code.
30% of Somerset residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Somerset ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Somerset was $14,209, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Somerset residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Somerset, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $245. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $683.
Libraries in Somerset include Somerset Branch Library ... View libraries
Perry County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Somerset political report.
The average commute time for Somerset workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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