Somers

Demographics

  • Population: 11,617
  • Median Age: 36
  • Households: 3,403
  • Med HH Inc.: $99,725
  • Mill Rate: 22.11

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • State Prison System
    • Board of Education
    • Conval, Inc.
    • Grower Direct, Inc.
    • Power Systems Inc.

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 1,702
  • Most public school students in Somers attend Somers School District, which has 1,717 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 16.0
    • Grade 2: 20.8
    • Grade 5: 22.3
    • Grade 7: 24.0
    • High School: 16.5

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 3
Lodging 0
Day Care Facilities 4
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 158
Unemployment Rate: 7.9%

Hospitals

  • Johnson Memorial Hospital
    201 Chestnut Hill Road
    Stafford Springs, CT
    Phone: 860-684-4251
    http://www.jmmc.com
  • Manchester Memorial Hospital
    71 Haynes Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    Phone: 860-646-1222
    http://www.echn.org

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: Yankee Gas Company- (800) 989-0900
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company- (800) 286-5700
  • Cable Provider: Cox Communications New England- (800) 955-9515