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Time Zone: Summers County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Hinton is the Seat for Summers County.

Summers County was founded in 1871 and was created by taking area from GreenbrierCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Summers had a population of 13,081 people. This is an increase of 0.63% since the last Census (which gave a population of 12,999 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Summers represented 0.72% of the total population of West Virginia, making it the state's 41st most populous county (out of 55 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201013,927+7.14%+6.47% since 2009
200913,081+0.63%+0.43% since 2008
200813,025+0.2%-1.34% since 2007
200012,999The Last Census

More information can be found on the Summers County Census Page for Summers County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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