Places NE New Jersey Somerset County Contact
Population:  297,490 (2000)
    Growth:  24% (1990-2000)
   Density:  976 per sq. mi. (Av. for PMSA = 1120)
   PMSA= Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area
Somerset Co
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Somerset County Offices, 20 Grove St. Somerville, (908) 231-7000,
Somerset County Web Site (It's slow and hangs with some browsers)
Yahoo Page
Maps at: and
Guide to Somerset County, GIS

Somerset county ranked #7 in median household income out of more than 3,000 counties in the United States in the 2010 census (#1 in 2000).
Somerset county ranked #2 in population growth in the 32 county New York, Northern New Jersey, Long Island Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area (CSMA)
Quick Facts at the Census Bureau. Middlesex-Somerset-Hunterdon Metro Area at the Federal Reserve Board.

Somerset Co. Chamber of Commerce:
  Somerset County Business Partnership
  RideWise, the traffic and transportation division of the Somerset County Business Partnership

Open Space - Land Use Planning:
Somerset County Regional Center
Open Space, Recreation, Farmland and Historic Preservation Trust Fund
Bridgewater Land Use - Parks
Somerset County Park Comission - Parks
Environmental Education Center (EEC), Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge (908 766-2489)
Regional Plan Association. - (RPA) is an independent, not-for-profit regional planning organization that improves the quality of life and the economic competitiveness of the 31-county New York-New Jersey-Connecticut region through research, planning, and advocacy for more than 80 years.

Delaware Raritan Canal - Hiking, Biking, Canoeing
Somerset County Park Comission
Guide to Somerset County

Local Food

4-H Clubs
Boy Scouts

Middlebrook Encampment

Emergency Response Orgs
Duke Farms
Payroll Job Growth: Northern New Jersey PMSAs (FRB) Recycling
Genealogical Information
Wi Fi (wireless network) hotspots
Somerset Medical Center
Volunteer & Service Opportunities
North New Jersey and New York City.
N. NJ Events and Activities
Somerset Co Community Events Calendar at the United Way
Emergency Services Radio Frequencies
Disability Services for the Aging

Some Towns
Basking Ridge/Liberty Corner, NJ
Bridgewater, NJ
Martinsville, NJ
Somerset Hills, NJ

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last updated 11 July 2005