Summerfield is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 11,278 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Summerfield is the 87th largest community in North Carolina.
Summerfield home prices are not only among the most expensive in North Carolina, but Summerfield real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Summerfield is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.56% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Summerfield is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Summerfield who work in sales jobs (19.12%), management occupations (14.67%), and business and financial occupations (10.98%).
Also of interest is that Summerfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Summerfield is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Summerfield’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small town, Summerfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Summerfield. 53.59% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Summerfield in 2010 was $49,499, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $197,996 for a family of four.
The people who call Summerfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Summerfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Summerfield include German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Summerfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.