The City of Summit had a population of 22,621 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Summit is located at latitude 40.7156 and longitude -74.3647 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Summit (see map below) encompass a land area of 6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 197 feet.
The City of Summit (GNIS ID: 885412) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Summit population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||22,500|
|Population in Familes||19,082|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||121|
|Average Household Size||2.79|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,523 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,216 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,840 (33.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||467 ( 5.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$876,074|
|Average Home Value||$876,093|
|Median Household Income||$130,564|
|Average Household Income||$193,832|
|Per Capita Income||$69,230|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.17%|
|Per Capita Income||1.55%|
The table below compares Summit to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey 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.
|Total Population||# 44||92nd|
|Population Density1||# 175||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 192||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 41||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 32||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.