Summit

Summit is a city in Union County, New Jersey, United States. At the 2010 United States Census, the city’s population was 21,457, reflecting an increase of 326 (+1.5%) from the 21,131 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,374 (+7.0%) from the 19,757 counted in the 1990 Census.

About Summit

Summit is a city in Union County, New Jersey bordered by the municipalities of New Providence to the west, Chatham to the north, Main Street to the east, and the Newark Expressway to the south. The city is home to 22,323 residents as of the 2017 census, and is the 72nd most affluent town in the country with a median household income of $139,497. The city has a land area of about six square miles, most of which are residential neighborhoods except for the commercial businesses along Main Street. The Downtown Historic District features beautiful brick buildings that are now home to various restaurants, cafes, stores, and other local businesses. There are also larger shopping centers and department stores along the main roads in town. Residents have easy access to the government offices and public parks in the city as well as the many sch

Summit is a city in Union County, New Jersey bordered by the municipalities of New Providence to the west, Chatham to the north, Main Street to the east, and the Newark Expressway to the south. The city is home to 22,323 residents as of the 2017 census, and is the 72nd most affluent town in the country with a median household income of $139,497. The city has a land area of about six square miles, most of which are residential neighborhoods except for the commercial businesses along Main Street.

The Downtown Historic District features beautiful brick buildings that are now home to various restaurants, cafes, stores, and other local businesses. There are also larger shopping centers and department stores along the main roads in town. Residents have easy access to the government offices and public parks in the city as well as the many schools located throughout the community.

Real Estate in Summit is quite expensive, especially in the exclusive subdivisions and golf communities in the city. These neighborhoods feature luxury homes that have large home lots, multiple bedrooms and baths, spacious living room areas, and full kitchens. There are also several suburban single-family homes if you’re looking for more affordable properties in the region.

Notable Locations:

Summit Train Station
Summit Area YMCA
Summit Village Green
Soldiers Memorial Field

School Information:

Summit High School
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
Lincoln – Hubbard Elementary School

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Drivetime to NYC
45 mins
Median Age
41
Median Area Income
$139,700
Median Sale Price
$811,500

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Travel Methods

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Summit Sales Data

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Demographics

Population by Age Level. Median Age 41.94. Households: 8,549.

In Thousand of Dollars. (Median Income: $139,700)

Population by Education Level

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Summit Schools & Education

Public & Private Institutions Of Learning

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Avg School Rating
4.9/5
Publically Funded
9
Catholic / Religious
2
Private / Charter
7

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