Summerville, South Carolina Population 2018

Summerville, South Carolina's estimated population is 50,388 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Summerville, South Carolina is the 7th largest city in South Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2608.22 people/mi² (1007.03 people/km²), with a household density of 373.23 people/km² (966.67 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.6 years, 35.2 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 18,675 households in the city, with an average size of 2.76 people per household. The vacancy rate was 7.8%, with a median rent of $1027/month. The median house has 5.8 rooms, and has a value of $182,800.

The median income for households in Summerville, South Carolina is $56,962, while the mean household income is $74,793. The per capita income is $28,230, and 8.1% of families and 10.5% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 13.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201750,3881,3432.74%
201649,0451120.23%
201548,9331,8613.95%
201447,0721,4093.09%
201345,6631,2382.79%
201244,4257301.67%
201143,6958091.89%
201042,88615,13454.53%
200027,7525,23323.24%
199022,51916,151253.63%
19806,3682,52965.88%
19703,8392065.67%
19603,6333219.69%
19503,3122899.56%
19403,02344417.22%
19302,579291.14%
19202,55035015.91%
19002,2000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White35,555
Black or African American9,001
Two or More Races1,559
Some Other Race973
Asian630
American Indian and Alaska Native177
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Summerville Sc Population Pyramid 2018

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Summerville Sc Median Age

35.6


Total

35.2


Male

36


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 36,834 adults in Summerville Sc.

Summerville Sc Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Summerville Sc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.8
Houses Without Mortgage
2,575
Houses With Mortgage
8,675
Vacancy Rate
7.8
Median Rent
1,027
Median Home Value
182,800
Renter-Occupied Units
5,973
Owner-Occupied Units
11,250
Total Housing Units
18,675

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Summerville Sc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.8% and the labor force participation rate is 66.2%.

Summerville Sc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.76
Average Family Size
3.36
Total Households
17223
Married Couple Households
8740
Male Householder (no wife) Families
506
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2736
Non Family Households
5241
Total Families
11982
Households With Own Children
5790
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0

Summerville Sc Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,133
$10,000 to $14,999
591
$15,000 to $24,999
1,370
$25,000 to $34,999
1,628
$35,000 to $49,999
2,436
$50,000 to $74,999
3,647
$75,000 to $99,999
2,245
$100,000 to $149,999
2,671
$150,000 to $199,999
845
Over $200,000
657

Summerville Sc Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Summerville Sc

South Carolina

$56,962

$46,898

$74,793

$64,115

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Summerville Sc Education Data

Summerville Sc Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4991.62%
9th to 12th Grade
1,6605.39%
High School Graduate
8,03626.09%
Some College
6,82322.15%
Associates Degree
3,62311.76%
Bachelors Degree
6,38320.72%
Graduate Degree
3,78012.27%