Summit, New Jersey 

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Population

22,155

+4.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$121,509

Median Home Price

$902,400

Best Places to Live in Summit, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Summit, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Summit
 $1,625,000 
92 Rotary Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 3232 SqFt
 $3,850,000 
25 Lenox Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 6 | 3232 SqFt
 $1,195,000 
15 Argyle Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3232 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Summit
Zip Codes: 07901
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Summit is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Summit jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Summit's cost of living is 99.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Summit's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Summit, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Union county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Summit's population is 22,155 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Summit is $902,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -6.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Summit public schools spend $16,960 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.9 students per teacher in Summit. More Education


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Housing Market in Summit

It's not a good time to buy in Summit. Home Appreciation is down -6.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Summit Real Estate

The median home price in Summit is $902,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Summit   5 Reviews
Atmosphere - 1/31/2008
While there seems to be a good amount of cultural activities and diversity in this area, and it is done with the intention that it makes people feel diverse, when they... Read More

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Summit - 7/10/2006
A very nice town. If you have lots of money to spend on housing and really want to be in Summit then it is worth it. The water and air quality are terrible. And as a... Read More

Worth it if you can afford it. - 6/19/2006
Summit, NJ is a very expensive place to live. But the town does a great job of making it worth every penny. Community activities, train station, quite neighborhoods,... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN SUMMIT
$1,625,000
92 Rotary Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$3,850,000
25 Lenox Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 6

$1,195,000
15 Argyle Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$335,000
45 Baltusrol Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$470,000
105 Orchard St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$587,500
5 Pearl St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$1,915,000
212 Summit Ave
Bed 7 | Bath 6

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