Somerville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,383 people and just one neighborhood, Somerville is the 732nd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Somerville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Somerville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Somerville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Somerville who work in office and administrative support (24.77%), management occupations (7.55%) and art, media, and design (6.04%).
Of important note, Somerville is also a city of artists. Somerville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Somerville’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Somerville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Somerville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Somerville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Somerville may be for you.