Somerset is a city located in Pulaski County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County. With a 2020 population of 11,767, it is the 34th largest city in Kentucky and the 2763rd largest city in the United States . Somerset is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 5.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,196 in 2010. Somerset reached it's highest population of 11,767 in 2021. Spanning over 12 miles, Somerset has a population density of 1,004 people per square mile.
The average household income in Somerset is $54,053 with a poverty rate of 31.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $118,800. The median age in Somerset is 40.4 years, 38.3 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.