Somers, WI Population

By | July 3, 2019

Population: 9,059. Estimated population in July 2020: 9,609 (+6.1% change)
Males: 4,568 (50.4%), Females: 4,491 (49.6%)

Kenosha County

Median resident age: 36.0 years
Median household income: $49,608
Median house value: $151,700

Races in Somers:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.9%)
  • Hispanic (4.1%)
  • Black (3.2%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (36.7%), Italian (11.3%), Irish (10.4%), English (9.6%), Polish (7.9%), United States (5.7%).

Elevation: 700 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Somers

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Somers town

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

3.9% Foreign born (1.5% Europe, 1.4% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,540 (+20.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Somers:

  • AURORA MEDICAL CTR KENOSHA (about 6 miles; KENOSHA, WI)
  • CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF WI-KENOSHA (about 8 miles; KENOSHA, WI)
  • UNITED HOSP SYS KENOSHA MED CTR (about 8 miles; KENOSHA, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Somers:

  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 4 miles; KENOSHA, WI; Abbreviation: ENW)
  • GENERAL MITCHELL INTERNATIONAL (about 21 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Abbreviation: MKE)
  • CHICAGO O’HARE INTL (about 47 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Abbreviation: ORD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Somers:

  • SYLVANIA (about 5 miles; STURTEVANT, WI; Abbreviation: C89)
  • JOHN H BATTEN (about 11 miles; RACINE, WI; Abbreviation: RAC)
  • VALHALLA (about 12 miles; NORTH CAPE, WI; Abbreviation: 84C)
Amtrak station near Somers:

  • 5 miles: STURTEVANT (2904 WISCONSIN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Somers:

  • GATEWAY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 4 miles; KENOSHA, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,575)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PARKSIDE (about 18 miles; KENOSHA, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,945)
  • COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY (about 23 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,973)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE (about 26 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 18,994)
  • MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,589)
  • MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 28 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,048)
  • MILWAUKEE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING (about 28 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,093)
Private high school in Somers:

  • SHORELAND LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 335; Location: 9026 12TH ST; Grades: 9 – 12)