Summit, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Summit, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
21,913
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$831,700
Median Income
$142,845
Median Rent
$1,962

Summit SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Summit, NJ Crime Report

206
Total Crimes
939.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-59.94%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Summit
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 206 939.9 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 4 18.3 195.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 9.1 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 202 921.7 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 15 68.4 146.2 314.2
Larceny 156 711.8 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 31 141.4 115.7 246.0

Summit, NJ Cost Of Living

185
Summit's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Summit New Jersey National Average
Overall 185 121 100
Services 106 107 100
Groceries 113 107 100
Health 102 100 100
Housing 363 160 100
Transportation 108 106 100
Utilities 94 98 100

Summit, NJ Photos

Latin Bistro Restaurant In Summit Nj Serves Latino Based Food And Baked Goods
Source: Public Domain
Summit City Hall Springfield Ave Summit Nj
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Uu Summit Nj Memorial Day Proceedings Remembering Fallen Soldiers
Source: Public Domain
Summit Nj Summer Concert Series Music With People
Source: Public Domain
Summit Nj Mayor Ellen Dickson At The Veterans Day Parade
Source: Public Domain
Summit New Jersey Street After Snowfall In Early Morning With Houses And Porches And Car And Moon
Source: Public Domain
Jefferson Elementary School Summit Nj
Source: Public Domain
City Of Summit Family Aquatic Center Water Slide
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Summit in New Jersey

Map Of Summit, NJ

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Population over time in Summit

Year Population % Change
2020 21,913 -0.0%
2019 21,921 -1.1%
2018 22,155 1.2%
2017 21,895 0.1%
2016 21,869 0.2%
2015 21,826 0.8%
2014 21,657 0.9%
2013 21,468 0.7%
2012 21,316 0.5%
2011 21,217 -

Race / Ethnicity in Summit

White
70.6% (15,481)
African American
5.9% (1,283)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
8.3% (1,809)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (124)
Two Or More
3.2% (702)
Hispanic
11.5% (2,514)
Race Summit NJ USA
White 70.6% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 5.9% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 8.3% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.5% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Summit

Female
52.3% (11,454)
Male
47.7% (10,458)
Gender Summit NJ USA
Female 52.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Summit for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (657)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (438)
High School / GED
14.0% (3,067)
Some College
8.0% (1,753)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (657)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (7,450)
Master's Degree
22.0% (4,820)
Professional Degree
9.0% (1,972)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (1,095)
Education Summit NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 8.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 22.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 9.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Summit, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.1% (46,183)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (16,716)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (145,916)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.3% (49,866)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.6% (123,533)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.7% (212,500)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (288,149)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (233,183)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (201,166)
$200,000 or more
39.9% (874,083)
Income Summit NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.3% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.6% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.7% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 39.9% 14.8% 8.3%

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