The City of Summit had a population of 22,446 as of July 1, 2022.
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 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||22,446 (100%)|
|Population in Households||22,364 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||18,921 (84.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||82 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$189,675|
|Average Household Income||$256,432|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||24%|
|Per Capita Income||$90,157|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||8,341 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,636 (67.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,255 (27.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||450 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$847,522|
|Average Home Value||$981,880|
|Housing Affordability Index3||97|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.07%|
|Per Capita Income||1.70%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.32%|
The table below compares Summit to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 49||93rd|
|Population Density||# 205||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 39||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 260||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 44||94th|
|Diversity Index||# 210||70th|
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