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The City of Summit had a population of 22,352 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Summit is located at latitude 40.7415 and longitude -74.3596 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Summit 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.
|Total Population||22,352 (100%)|
|Population in Households||22,236 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||18,871 (84.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||116 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$158,111|
|Average Household Income||$220,840|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||25%|
|Per Capita Income||$78,547|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||8,367 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,134 (61.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,802 (33.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||431 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$945,957|
|Average Home Value||$1,085,043|
|Housing Affordability Index3||91|
|Average Household Size||2.8|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.42%|
The table below compares Summit to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 176||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 44||92nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 112||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 45||92nd|
|Diversity Index||# 192||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.