Everything You Need to Know About the City of Summerville South Carolina

In 2017, Summerville, SC had a population of 49.1k people with a median age of 35.4 and a median household income of $57,825 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Summerville, SC grew from 47,919 to 49,122, a 2.51 percent increase, and its median household income grew from $56,962 dollars to $57,825 dollars, a 1.52 percent increase.

The population of Summerville, SC is 70.7 percent White Alone, 19 percent Black or African American Alone, and 5.86 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Summerville, SC speak a non-English language, and 97.9 percent are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Summerville, SC is $189,400 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 64.1 percent. Most people in Summerville, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Summerville, SC is 2 cars per household.


Health in Summerville

90.2 percent of the population of Summerville, South Carolina has health coverage, with 48.8 percent on employee plans, 12.1 percent on Medicaid, 7.62 percent on Medicare, 15.9 percent on non-group plans, and 5.72 percent on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Summerville, SC was $7,311 dollars in 2014. This is a 4.15 percent increase from the previous year ($7,020 dollars).

Primary care physicians in Summerville, SC see 2500 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.05 percent increase from the previous year (2474 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1671 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 822 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Dillon County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (20.1 percent). Additionally, Lee County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (42.8 percent).


Economy in Summerville

The economy of Summerville, SC employs 22.7k people and Summerville has an unemployment rate of 3.1 percent. Summerville has seen the job market increase by 0.7 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.9 percent, which is higher than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Summerville, SC are Health Care & Social Assistance (3,175 people), Retail Trade (2,874 people), and Manufacturing (2,928 people), and the highest paying industries are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($120,911 dollars), Utilities ($56,767 dollars), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($55,875 dollars).

Households in Summerville, SC have a median annual income of $57,825 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $56,962 dollars in 2016, which represents a 1.52 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Summerville

– The Sales Tax Rate for Summerville is 7.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Summerville is 7.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Summerville

– The average earnings of a Summerville resident are $25,808 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of a Summerville resident is $55,290 dollars a year.