Summerville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,452 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Summerville is the 156th largest community in Georgia.
When you are in Summerville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.61% of Summerville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Summerville is a city of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Summerville who work in office and administrative support (12.08%), healthcare (9.12%), and maintenance occupations (7.16%).
Also of interest is that Summerville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Summerville, just 6.21% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Summerville in 2010 was $16,283, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,132 for a family of four. Summerville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.47% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Summerville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Summerville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Summerville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Summerville include German, English, Scottish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Summerville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.