|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Summerville is 51,216. Summerville, South Carolina is the 779th largest city in the US.
Parts of Summerville are located within Berkeley County, Charleston County and Dorchester County.
The current population of Summerville (51,216) is it's peak population.
Summerville has grown 81.1% since the 2000. Summerville, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Summerville has a population density of 2,404.7 people per square mile. Summerville has the 4th highest population density in South Carolina.
|1045||Hilton Head Island||38,076||12.0%|
|774||Palm Desert, California||51,541||15.5%|
|776||Hoffman Estates, Illinois||51,350||3.3%|
|779||Summerville, South Carolina||51,216||81.1%|
|782||Little Elm, Texas||51,042||1030.7%|
The total voting age population of Summerville, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 38,478. The voting age population is 46.8% male and 53.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.1% of the residents of Summerville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Summerville are 71.2% White, 21.4% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.9% Asian, 1.9% Other and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 5.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Summerville, 11.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.4%. On a per-household basis, 8.9% of families are below the poverty line in Summerville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.9% of Summerville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.7% of Summerville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.7% have a bachelor's degree and 10.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Summerville residents aged 5 and older, 6.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Summerville is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Summerville, 19.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Summerville is $59,180.
In Summerville, 63.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.4% of housing units in Summerville.
Of all the housing units in Summerville, 2.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Summerville, 45.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 9,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Summerville is $1,108.
In Summerville, 85.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.