Somers in Westchester county, New York

Somers, NY

The town of Somers, New York is located in Westchester County, 50 miles from Manhattan, or about 65 minutes by train via the Metro-North Railroad Harlem line.

Somers is known for its wide open spaces, private dwellings, and overall rural atmosphere. The lack of big box stores and strip malls has not deterred potential residents from moving to the town, which is populated by more than 20,000. In fact, the small-town feel has been a draw to most who decide to lay down roots in Somers. It has become somewhat of an oasis for those seeking to escape the hectic city lifestyle they have been living. There are no sidewalks, not even a stop light, to give the indication that anything but peace and quiet reign in Somers.

Attractions in Somers include Reis Park, an 82-acre park with walking trails, fitness stations, picnic areas, a skate park, and a library. Koegel Park also offers miles of hiking trails. The Lasdon Park and Arboretum is an excellent place to birdwatch or take in the sights and smells of the acres of gardens featuring azaleas, magnolias, and chestnut trees.

The children of Somers attend the Somers Central School District. The district includes an elementary school, an intermediate school, a middle school, and a high school.

Somers is a town that feeds the inner hunger to slow down and enjoy nature, as well a town that provides excellent schooling for children.

Somers, NY Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Somers, NY Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$522K
Up 18.4 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$578K
Up 19.3 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
112
Down 32.5 % since December 2015

Somers, NY Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Somers, NY Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Condos
$412K
Up 26.8 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Condos
$410K
Up 5.6 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Condos
122
Up 22.0 % since December 2015

Somers, NY Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Somers, NY

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.10 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 690.0
Household Size (people) 2.61
Households w/ Children 33.30 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.05 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,129
One Bedroom $1,357
Two Bedroom $1,646
Three Bedroom $2,117
Four Bedroom $2,430

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 20,454
Households: 7,637
Median Age: 48.97

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $115,801)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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School Information for Somers, NY

Public Elementary

School

PUTNAM NORTHERN WESTCHESTER BOCES
Grades: 1-12
200 BOCES DR
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY 10598

SOMERS INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
240 ROUTE 202
SOMERS, NY 10589

PRIMROSE SCHOOL
Grades: K-2
110 PRMRS ST
LINCOLNDALE, NY 10540

Public Middle

School

SOMERS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
250 ROUTE 202
SOMERS, NY 10589

Public High

School

SOMERS SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
120 PRIMROSE ST
LINCOLNDALE, NY 10540

Private/Catholic

School

JOHN F KENNEDY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
54 ROUTE 138
SOMERS, NY 10589

LINCOLN HALL BOYS HAZEN - IVES SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
ROUTE 202
LINCOLNDALE, NY 10540

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Somers, NY Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Somers, NY

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Featured Homes for Sale in Somers, NY

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