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.
Because of many things, Summerfield is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Summerfield really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Summerfield perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small town, Summerfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
If knowledge is power, Summerfield is a pretty powerful place. 53.59% of the adults in Summerfield have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Summerfield in 2018 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.