Somerset County is one of America’s oldest counties. First settled in 1681, it is named after the English county of Somerset. The county has a very strong pharmaceutical and technology industrial base which supplanted its agricultural roots beginning the 1960s. Warren Township used to be considered “the greenest place in New Jersey.” More recently, there has been an influx of New York City commuters who use New Jersey Transit’s Raritan Valley Line and Gladstone Branch or use Interstate 78.The county’s population was 323,444 at the most recent US Census, an increase of 3.2% from the 2000 Censis. Somerset County is New Jersey’s 13th-most populous county. Somerset County is among the top ten wealthiest county in the United States by median household income at $76,933. As of 2012, 49.8% of Somerset County residents were college graduates, the highest percentage in the state. Single family home sales aggregate to approximately 4,000 with an average sales price of approximately $450,000.
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