The City of Summersville had a population of 3,505 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Summersville is located at latitude 38.2812 and longitude -80.8526 in Nicholas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Summersville encompass a land area of 4.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Nicholas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,880 feet.
The City of Summersville (GNIS ID: 2391433) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Summersville: Nicholas Court House, Somerville.
|Total Population||3,505 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,445 (98.3%)|
|Population in Families||2,636 (75.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||60 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,711|
|Average Household Income||$58,369|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,535|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,784 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,001 (56.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||622 (34.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||160 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$141,717|
|Average Home Value||$158,716|
|Housing Affordability Index3||168|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.98%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.44%|
The table below compares Summersville to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 43||90th|
|Population Density||# 194||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 222||45th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 59||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 87||79th|
|Diversity Index||# 198||51st|
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