Summerville, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Summerville, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
53,643
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$215,800
Median Income
$60,271
Median Rent
$1,157

Summerville SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
5

Summerville, SC Crime Report

1,680
Total Crimes
3,127.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
33.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Summerville
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,680 3,127.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 183 340.7 530.7 387.8
Murder 4 7.4 10.5 6.5
Robbery 24 44.7 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 133 247.6 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 1,497 2,787.1 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 120 223.4 448.0 314.2
Larceny 1,267 2,358.9 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 110 204.8 282.1 246.0

Summerville, SC Cost Of Living

100
Summerville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Summerville South Carolina National Average
Overall 100 93 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 97 95 100
Housing 102 80 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 122 105 100

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Rankings for Summerville in South Carolina

Map Of Summerville, SC

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Population over time in Summerville

Year Population % Change
2020 53,643 5.4%
2019 50,894 3.6%
2018 49,122 2.5%
2017 47,919 3.7%
2016 46,200 3.3%
2015 44,717 1.1%
2014 44,223 3.2%
2013 42,864 2.1%
2012 41,970 3.9%
2011 40,409 -

Race / Ethnicity in Summerville

White
69.5% (37,297)
African American
19.3% (10,331)
American Indian
0.4% (197)
Asian
1.9% (1,022)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (221)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,369)
Hispanic
6.0% (3,206)
Race Summerville SC USA
White 69.5% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 19.3% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.0% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Summerville

Female
52.0% (27,875)
Male
48.0% (25,767)
Gender Summerville SC USA
Female 52.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Summerville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,609)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (3,218)
High School / GED
24.0% (12,874)
Some College
24.0% (12,874)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (6,973)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (10,192)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,291)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,072)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (536)
Education Summerville SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Summerville, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
4.1% (218,207)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (200,675)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (472,019)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (454,217)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (681,056)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (1,126,373)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (784,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.0% (751,185)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (406,476)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (269,725)
Income Summerville SC USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.0% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 5.1% 8.3%

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