Somersworth is a somewhat small city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 11,970 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Somersworth is the 25th largest community in New Hampshire.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Somersworth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Somersworth is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Somersworth who work in office and administrative support (16.41%), sales jobs (10.11%), and management occupations (7.38%).
Also of interest is that Somersworth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Somersworth is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.59% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Somersworth in 2010 was $28,864, which is low income relative to New Hampshire, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,456 for a family of four. However, Somersworth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Somersworth is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Somersworth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Somersworth residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Somersworth include Irish, French, English, German, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Somersworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Pacific Island languages.