Living in Summerville, SC

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Summerville, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
53,037
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
11.7%
Median Home
$207,800
Median Income
$59,180
Median Rent
$1,108

Summerville SnackAbility

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

Summerville, SC Crime Report

1,848
Total Crimes
3,494.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
41.09%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Summerville
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,848 3,494.3 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 186 351.7 511.3 366.7
Murder 5 9.5 9.0 5.0
Robbery 21 39.7 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 126 238.2 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 1,662 3,142.6 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 244 461.4 533.4 340.5
Larceny 1,313 2,482.7 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 105 198.5 290.8 219.9

Summerville, SC Cost Of Living

101
Summerville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Summerville South Carolina National Average
Overall 101 94 100
Services 98 102 100
Groceries 101 102 100
Health 96 95 100
Housing 102 80 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 121 107 100

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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
2019 53,037 4.2%
2018 50,894 3.6%
2017 49,122 2.5%
2016 47,919 3.7%
2015 46,200 3.3%
2014 44,717 1.1%
2013 44,223 3.2%
2012 42,864 2.1%
2011 41,970 3.9%
2010 40,409 -

Race / Ethnicity in Summerville

White
68.2% (36,172)
African American
21.0% (11,158)
American Indian
0.5% (278)
Asian
1.9% (1,017)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (292)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,459)
Hispanic
5.0% (2,661)
Race Summerville SC USA
White 68.2% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 21.0% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.0% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Summerville

Female
51.6% (27,380)
Male
48.4% (25,656)
Gender Summerville SC USA
Female 51.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Summerville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,121)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,651)
High School / GED
25.0% (13,259)
Some College
23.0% (12,198)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (6,894)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (10,077)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,242)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,060)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (530)
Education Summerville SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
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
5.2% (277,312)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (209,695)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (487,281)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.1% (431,435)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (729,005)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (1,035,609)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (800,455)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (686,573)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (365,734)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (280,597)
Income Summerville SC USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.1% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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