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Summerfield, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Summerfield had a population of 10,941 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Summerfield is located at latitude 36.1969 and longitude -79.8972 in Guilford County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Summerfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 26.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.29 sq. miles. Guilford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 906 feet.

The Town of Summerfield (GNIS ID: 2406682) 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.

The Town of Summerfield is located within Township of Bruce, a minor civil division (MCD) of Guilford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Summerfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Summerfield: Bruces Crossroads.

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Summerfield, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,941
Population in Households 10,938
Population in Familes 10,045
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 412
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 3,758
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 3,116
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,990 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,305 (82.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 454 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 232 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $358,898
Average Home Value $439,139


Median Household Income $103,200
Average Household Income $127,231
Per Capita Income $44,013
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.08% 1.2%
Households 0.95% 1.14%
Families 0.72% 1.09%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Summerfield, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Summerfield to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 82 89th
Population Density1 # 499 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 532 28th
Median Household Income # 5 99th
Per Capita Income # 22 97th

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