Summit, NJ 07901 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07901: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Summit, NJ 07901

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 859
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,935
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 663
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.715, Longitude -74.363
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Summit, NJ 07901 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 23,990
Daytime Population: Workers 14,417
Daytime Population: Residents 12,925
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,342
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 23,868
Population in Familes 20,312
Population in Group Qrtrs 122
Population Density2 3,843
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $139,093
Average Household Income $204,352
Per Capita Income $72,680


Total Housing Units 8,961 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,522 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,988 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 451 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $867,750
Average Home Value $871,550


Total Households 8,510
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 6,092
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.86% 0.82%
Households 0.69% 0.71%
Families 0.64% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.04%
Per Capita Income   1.89%

Summit, NJ 07901 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07901 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 136 77th
Population Density # 172 70th
Diversity Index # 224 61st
Median Household Income # 50 92nd
Per Capita Income # 34 94th

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