Somerset MA is a waterfront community of more than 18,000 residents. With a reputation of having a superior school system, Somerset boasts 4 Elementary Schools, 1 Middle School and 1 High School. Somerset has an award winning school band and offers many good sports & music programs for its youths.
In October, the town kicks off its annual Musictown Festival. This year, 2010, marks its 37th year. The festival celebrates the towns dedication to music and musicians.
Somerset is located 20 miles southeast of Providence,RI and 44 miles south of Boston. The town is located on the western shore of the Taunton River and Mount Hope Bay. Somerset is boarded by Freetown to the North, Swansea to the west and connected to Fall River to the east by the Braga Brildge.
Homes in Somerset MA start in the $150,000 range for a fixer upper home. To make your home in Somerset MA visit Free List of Homes in Somerset including foreclosures. For more info on the neighborhoods of Somerset Contact Me
Pierce Beach located off South St has many new improvements recently. The beach has a new look and new playground equipment geared for the little ones.
Restaurants in Somerset MA include Ma Raffas on County St and Magoni's Ferry landing just over the Brightman St bridge, offers many Italian Favorites at affordable prices. Chad's Chowder House located on rte 6 has received many awards for its Clam Chowder & Fish & Chips. Somerset Creamery on rte 6 offers homemade Ice Cream since 1937. A short distance on rte 6 into Swansea Ma is the famous Venus De Milo Restaurant. Operating for over 50 years, the Venus has been voted the " Best Baked Stuffed Lobster in New England " by Emeril Lagasse The baked lobster is delicious, a bit pricey, but very nice for a special occasion.
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