Summers County, West Virginia Population 2018

Summers County, West Virginia's estimated population is 12,993 with a growth rate of -0.08% 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
201713,2102171.67%
201712,993-11-0.08%
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
White12,242
Black or African American657
Two or More Races249
American Indian and Alaska Native41
Some Other Race21

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Summers County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Summers County, West Virginia Median Age

47.3


Total

47.3


Male

47.2


Female

Summers County, West Virginia Adults

There are 10,950 adults, (2,970 of whom are seniors) in Summers County, West Virginia.

Summers County, West Virginia Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Summers County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,241

54.81%

Male

5,969

45.19%

Summers County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Summers County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All74%26%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Male69.9%30.1%
Female54%46%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Summers County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4822.2274
Married2,7082.7582.1
Non Family1,8681.0969.9
Female6802.954
Male2263.2369.9

2.72

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade6526.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,06210.43%
High School Graduate4,31842.40%
Some College2,10820.70%
Associates Degree5665.56%
Bachelors Degree8478.32%
Graduate Degree6306.19%

Summers County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3077,6791,396
Black58850268
Hispanic14614613
Multiple Races121121
Native American4141
Other Race2121

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 15.00%.

Summers County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,127$30,184$21,975
Less Than High School$15,402$17,054$
High School Grad$25,875$28,009$20,025
Some College$24,233$36,275$18,839
Bachelors Degree$38,778$52,137$30,268
Graduate Degree$40,538$$42,277

$26,127

Average Earnings

$30,184

Average Male

$21,975

Average Female

Summers County, West Virginia Language

Summers County, West Virginia Language by Age

Summers County, West Virginia Language

98.57% of Summers County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4252,07118.13%
Black42014935.48%
Multiple2094521.53%
Native4141100.00%
Hispanic113119.73%

18.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.26%

Male Poverty Rate

19.67%

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 Hispanic, with 9.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.64%.

Summers County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.08%
High School17.36%
Some College16.04%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed39.82%
Male Employed11.13%
Female Employed6.21%

Summers County, West Virginia Income

Summers County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,218$45,606
Families$42,712$54,728
Married Families$48,155$
Non Families$20,942$26,111

Summers County, West Virginia Marital Status

Summers County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,035

Number of Veterans

997

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam313
First Gulf War239
Second Gulf War143
Korea91
World War II66

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+344
65 to 74290
35 to 54210
55 to 64176
18 to 3415

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03210.17%
Hispanic2517.12%
Black30.50%

Summers County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

5.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Summers County, West Virginia Employment Status

Summers County, West Virginia Employment by Age

44.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

11.1%

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