Summit, South Carolina Population 2020

487

Summit is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 487, it is the 193rd largest city in South Carolina and the 13429th largest city in the United States. Summit is currently growing at a rate of 2.10% annually and its population has increased by 21.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 402 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Summit has a population density of 327 people per square mile.

The average household income in Summit is $68,412 with a poverty rate of 17.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $940 per month, and the median house value is $125,600. The median age in Summit is 33.3 years, 34.9 years for males, and 30.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.8 males.

Summit Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Summit was:

  • White: 92.78%
  • Black or African American: 2.82%
  • Asian: 2.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.94%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Summit, South Carolina is 487, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 467.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 402.

Summit, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52792.78%
Black or African American162.82%
Asian142.46%
Two or More Races111.94%

Summit Population Pyramid 2020

Summit Median Age

33.3


Total

34.9


Male

30.8


Female

Summit Adults

There are 396 adults, (64 of whom are seniors) in Summit.

Summit Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Summit Sex Ratio

Female

325

57.22%

Male

243

42.78%

Summit Households and Families

Summit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Summit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All78.6%21.4%
Non Family76.5%23.5%
Male50%50%
Female46.3%53.7%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2102.778.6
Married1123.3392.9
Non Family511.1676.5
Female412.946.3
Male62.8350

3.16

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Summit Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade164.60%
9th to 12th Grade205.75%
High School Graduate10429.89%
Some College8825.29%
Associates Degree298.33%
Bachelors Degree6819.54%
Graduate Degree236.61%

Summit Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31428978
Hispanic121
Asian999
Black884
Multiple Races55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,500$53,523$30,750
Less Than High School$23,750$24,375$
High School Grad$28,750$52,083$27,321
Some College$48,750$63,214$31,042
Bachelors Degree$34,063$49,375$31,528
Graduate Degree$91,667$98,281$90,625

$37,500

Average Earnings

$53,523

Average Male

$30,750

Average Female

Summit Language

Summit Language by Age

Summit Language

94.67% of Summit residents speak only English, while 5.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.05% of the population.

Summit Poverty

Summit Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5018316.57%
Asian141071.43%
Multiple11436.36%
Hispanic2414.17%

17.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.17%

Male Poverty Rate

20.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Summit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Summit is Asian, with 71.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Summit is Hispanic, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.43%.

Name Poverty
High School21.15%
Bachelors or Greater13.19%
Some College6.84%
Less Than High School2.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed1.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Summit Income

Summit Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,667$68,412
Families$63,958$73,169
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families-$48,900

Summit Marital Status

Summit Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Summit Married by Age and Sex

Summit Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Summit Marital Status by Race

Summit Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War7
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7417
55 to 647
35 to 546
18 to 343
75+1

$Summit Veterans by Education

2.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Summit Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Summit Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.94%

Born in South Carolina

96.30%

Native Born

3.70%

Foreign Born

1.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.30% of Summit residents were born in the United States, with 76.94% having been born in South Carolina. 1.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020487102.10%
2019477102.14%
201846781.74%
2017459102.23%
201644961.35%
201544381.84%
201443592.11%
201342651.19%
201242161.45%
201141530.73%
20104120.00%