Summers County

Summers County, West Virginia

PO Box 97
Hinton, WV 25951
Phone: (304) 466-7104
Fax: (304) 466-7146

In southern WV, east of Beckley; organized Feb 27, 1871 from Greenbrier, Monroe, and Mercer counties. Name Origin: For George William Summers (1804-68), U.S. representative from VA (1831-45) and judge of VA's eighteenth judicial circuit (1852-58)

Area (sq mi):: 367.72 (land 361.17; water 6.54) Population per square mile: 38.00
Population 2005: 13,740 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 5.70%; 1990-2000 -8.50% Population 2000: 12,999 (White 96.10%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 43.40
Income 2000: per capita $12,419; median household $21,147; Population below poverty level: 24.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,800-$17,325
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 33.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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James Monroe High School student Whitney Hunt, and Summers County High School student Kanyon Brogan were selected for this prestigious program.
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Summers County Commissioner Jack David Woodrum said some residents in his southern county face poor water quality or well contamination from septic systems that empty near or into water systems.
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The Beckley, West Virginia, banking market is defined as the Beckley Ranally Metro Area ("RMA") and includes the town of Whitesville in Boone County, the remainder of Raleigh County, Summers County, and the portion of Fayette County that excludes the towns of Montgomery and Smithers.
24,500 Summers County Commission: Funding will go towards replacing sheriffs office vehicles.
Verizon said that additional network expansion in Summers County is planned for 2008 and into 2009.