Summers County, West Virginia Population 2018

Summers County, West Virginia's estimated population is 12,993 with a growth rate of -2.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Summers County, West Virginia is the 42nd largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,993-332-2.49%
201613,3253212.47%
201613,004-126-0.96%
201513,130-201-1.51%
201413,331-263-1.93%
201313,594-241-1.74%
201213,835-22-0.16%
201113,857-84-0.60%
201013,941-263-1.85%
199014,204-1,671-10.53%
198015,8752,66220.15%
197013,213-2,427-15.52%
196015,640-3,543-18.47%
195019,183-1,226-6.01%
194020,409-59-0.29%
193020,4681,3767.21%
192019,0926723.65%
191018,4202,15513.25%
190016,2653,14824.00%
189013,1174,08445.21%
18809,0330.00%

Summers County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,399
Black or African American717
Two or More Races174
American Indian and Alaska Native26
Some Other Race9

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

Summers County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Summers County, West Virginia Median Age

46.5


Total

46.3


Male

46.6


Female

Summers County, West Virginia Adults

There are 11,006 adults, (2,838 of which are seniors) in Summers County, West Virginia.

Summers County, West Virginia Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Summers County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,155

53.70%

Male

6,170

46.30%

Summers County, West Virginia Households and Families

Summers County, West Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Summers County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All76.8%23.2%
Male72.2%27.8%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Female55.6%44.4%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Summers County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4972.2376.8
Married2,7782.7986.4
Non Family1,8521.0969.8
Female5902.8355.6
Male2772.9372.2

2.73

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Summers County, West Virginia Households

Summers County, West Virginia Education

Summers County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7607.48%
9th to 12th Grade9879.71%
High School Graduate4,16240.96%
Some College2,27522.39%
Associates Degree4764.68%
Bachelors Degree9329.17%
Graduate Degree5705.61%

Summers County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3077,6811,398
Black59448280
Hispanic18317424
Multiple Races6969
Native American2626
Other Race99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 15.02%.

Summers County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,825$29,311$23,079
Less Than High School$13,021$16,210$6,170
High School Grad$25,688$29,120$20,756
Some College$24,560$31,280$19,289
Bachelors Degree$38,910$50,785$30,714
Graduate Degree$39,291$$42,692

$25,825

Average Earnings

$29,311

Average Male

$23,079

Average Female

Summers County, West Virginia Language

Summers County, West Virginia Language by Age

Summers County, West Virginia Language

98.05% of Summers County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,5032,07418.03%
Black43914733.49%
Native2626100.00%
Multiple14874.73%

18.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.66%

Male Poverty Rate

18.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Summers County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Summers County, West Virginia is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Summers County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 4.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.56%.

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.57%
High School14.56%
Some College12.85%
Bachelors or Greater5.07%

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.51%
Male Unemployed39.54%
Male Employed10.33%
Female Employed5.35%

Summers County, West Virginia Income

Summers County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,620$45,461
Families$45,667$55,208
Married Families$51,406$
Non Families$19,222$24,301

Summers County, West Virginia Marital Status

Summers County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Summers County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Summers County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Summers County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,120

Number of Veterans

1,055

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam351
First Gulf War165
Second Gulf War124
Korea112
World War II83

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+333
65 to 74278
55 to 64231
35 to 54231
18 to 3447

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,07910.54%
Black416.26%
Hispanic105.21%

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Summers County, West Virginia Employment Status

Summers County, West Virginia Employment by Age

46.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Summers County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Summers County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Summers County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hinton26722469-203-7.60%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990