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Population (year 2000): 21,131. Estimated population in July 2005: 21,200 (+0.3% change)
Males: 10,225 (48.4%), Females: 10,906 (51.6%)

Zip codes: .

Median resident age: 37.3 years
Median household income: $92,964 (year 2000)
Median house value: $469,200 (year 2000)

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Races in Summit:

  • White Non-Hispanic (80.1%)
  • Hispanic (10.2%)
  • Black (4.3%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (20.6%), Italian (15.3%), German (14.9%), English (13.0%), Polish (4.8%), Scottish (3.2%).New Jersey

Elevation: 388 feet

Land area: 6.1 square miles

Summit,

For population 25 years and over in Summit

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Summit city

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 63.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

18.3% Foreign born (8.8% Latin America, 5.5% Europe, 3.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,376 (+7.0%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Union, (6.5 miles pop. 54,405).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NJ Newark, (12.3 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (30.6 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ Chatham, (2.3 miles NJ (2.5 miles Mountainside, NJ (2.9 miles Springfield, Providence, NJ (3.0 miles New NJ Millburn, (3.2 miles Park, NJ (4.6 miles Florham NJ Madison, (4.7 miles NJ (4.8 miles Westfield,
Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1996: 10 buildings, average cost: $225,800
  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $202,900
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $403,600
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $194,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $470,100
  • 2004: 42 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $271,100

Latitude: 40.72 N, Longitude: 74.36 W

Area code: 908


Industries providing employment: Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (19.6%), Educational,health and social services (18.1%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (16.4%), Manufacturing (10.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,846 (+18.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,472 (24.6%)


 

Crime in Summit by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 1 1 1 1 0
    per 100,000 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 0.0
Robberies 3 3 5 13 2 7
    per 100,000 14.2 14.2 23.7 61.5 9.5 33.1
Assaults 4 3 8 9 5 6
    per 100,000 18.9 14.2 37.9 42.6 23.7 28.4
Burglaries 39 38 62 82 61 33
    per 100,000 184.6 179.8 293.4 388.1 288.7 156.2
Thefts 354 437 375 347 239 316
    per 100,000 1675.3 2068.1 1774.6 1642.1 1131.0 1495.4
Auto thefts 34 37 29 28 29 41
    per 100,000 160.9 175.1 137.2 132.5 137.2 194.0
102.7 118.3 119.1 132.3 85.9 101.9

Average climate in Summit, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Summit,

Summit-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Summit city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 tornado 26.3 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Main business address for: CELGENE CORP /DE/ (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Summit:
  • OVERLOOK HOSPITAL (99 BEAUVIOR AVE)
  • SUMMIT HOSPITAL (19 PROSPECT ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Summit:
  • CHILDRENS SPECIALIZED HOSP (about 3 miles; MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ)
  • TRINITAS HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; ELIZABETH, NJ)
  • MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MED CTR (about 6 miles; PLAINFIELD, NJ)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Summit:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • TETERBORO (about 24 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 26 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Summit:
  • MORRISTOWN MUNI (about 6 miles; MORRISTOWN, NJ; ID: MMU)
  • LINDEN (about 12 miles; LINDEN, NJ; ID: LDJ)
  • ESSEX COUNTY (about 13 miles; CALDWELL, NJ; ID: CDW)

Amtrak stations near Summit:
  • 11 miles: METROPARK (ISELIN, 100 MIDDLESEX-ESSEX TPK.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 14 miles: NEWARK (RAYMOND PLAZA WEST). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Judicial and Legal 9 $25,826 $34,434 0 $0
Other Government Administration 11 $55,102 $60,111 2 $1,124
Financial Administration 8 $35,990 $53,985 1 $1,732
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5 $24,138 $57,931 4 $2,016
Other and Unallocable 16 $40,324 $30,243 13 $12,384
Local Libraries 16 $62,368 $46,776 24 $13,778
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 134 $361,129 $32,339 26 $27,102
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 302 $2,028,605 $80,606 70 $24,287
Parks and Recreation 17 $72,390 $51,098 8 $5,754
Sewerage 4 $13,304 $39,912 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 18 $59,122 $39,414 2 $4,484
Health 5 $21,980 $52,752 2 $5,278
Streets and Highways 16 $62,898 $47,173 1 $686
Fire - Other 5 $15,750 $37,800 1 $690
Firefighters 32 $183,426 $68,784 0 $0
Police - Other 10 $33,410 $40,092 26 $7,572
Police Protection - Officers 47 $277,302 $70,800 0 $0
Totals for Government 655 $3,373,064 $61,796 180 $106,887
College/University in Summit:
  • BERLITZ LANGUAGE CENTERS (Location: 47 MAPLE ST; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summit:
  • DREW UNIVERSITY (about 5 miles; MADISON, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • UNION COUNTY COLLEGE (about 6 miles; CRANFORD, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,856)
  • KEAN UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; UNION, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,627)
  • SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,509)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY (about 13 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,134)
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,878)
  • NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,565)
Public high school in Summit:
  • SUMMIT SR HIGH (Students: 907; Location: 125 KENT PLACE BLVD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Summit:
  • KENT PLACE SCHOOL (Students: 607; Location: 42 NORWOOD AVENUE; Grades: PK - 12; Girls only)
  • OAK KNOLL SCH-HOLY CHILD (Students: 519; Location: 44 BLACKBURN RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • ORATORY PREP SCHOOL (Students: 205; Location: 1 BEVERLY ROAD; Grades: 7 - 12; Boys only)
Public primary/middle schools in Summit:
  • SUMMIT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 841; Location: 272 MORRIS AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • BRAYTON ELEM SCH (Students: 443; Location: 89 TULIP STREET; Grades: KG - 05)
  • LINCOLN-HUBBARD ELEM SCH (Students: 397; Location: 52 WOODLAND AVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • FRANKLIN ELEM SCH (Students: 350; Location: 136 BLACKBURN ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WASHINGTON ELEM SCH (Students: 342; Location: 507 MORRIS AVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • JEFFERSON ELEM SCH (Students: 225; Location: 110 ASHWOOD AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle school in Summit:
  • SUMMIT CHILD CARE CENTER (Students: 187; Location: 14 BEEKMAN TER; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Summit:
  • SUMMIT FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,609,950; Location: 75 MAPLE STREET; 135,351 books; 6,515 audio materials; 2,223 video materials; 301 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Summit: Summit Sub-Station (A), Summit Station (B), Huntley Station (C), Free Public Library of Summit (D), Central Building (E), City of Summit Municipal Building (F), Basset Building (G).

Churches in Summit include: Christ Church (A), Fountain Baptist Church (B), Saint Teresa's Roman Catholic Church (C), Temple Sinai (D), Unitarian Church In Summit (E), United Methodist Church of Summit (F), Wallace Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (G), Jewish Community Center (H).

Cemetery: Saint Teresa Cemetery (1).

Reservoir: Briant Pond (A).

Parks in Summit include: Edison Recreation Center (1), Watchung Reservation (2).

Post office: (A).  


Summit compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Summit:
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WNSW (1430 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Summit:
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFMU (91.1 FM; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WSOU (89.5 FM; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; Owner: SETON HALL UNIVERSITY)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMSC (90.3 FM; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
TV broadcast stations around Summit:
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)

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