Welcome to Summit

Summit is one of the most sought-after cities in New Jersey. Noted for its impressive schools, vibrant downtown, winding tree-lined streets and easy access to New York City, Hoboken and Jersey City, many Manhattan commuters have flocked to Summit over the last two decades. Today, 22,019 people reside in Summit, and home sales continue to soar: home sales were up more than 19% in 2011 and, unlike other areas in New Jersey, values have maintained despite market turns.

Quick Facts

Population

22,071

Female

11,139

Male

10,932

  • White
    15,897
    74.1%
  • Hispanic
    2,851
    13.3%
  • Asian alone
    1,367
    6.4%
  • Black
    933
    4.3%
Median Home Price

$ 846,364

Average Income

$139,497

Median resident age

40.6 years

Summit Schools

SchoolGradesSchool LevelState Ranking/# of SchoolsStudent/Teacher Ratio
Brayton Elementary School1-5Elementary2017: 213/135210.7
Cornerstone School Of SummitPK-KPrivate–: –/–6.6
Cpc Weekday Nursery School & KindergartenPK-KPrivate–: –/–5.1
Franklin Elementary School1-5Elementary2017: 16/135213.2
Jefferson Elementary School1-5Elementary2017: 225/13528.4
Kent Place SchoolPK-12Private–: –/–7.1
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School6-8Middle2017: 58/71211.4
Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary School1-5Elementary2017: 14/135211.2
Oak Knoll School Of The Holy ChildK-12Private–: –/–7.6
Oratory Preparatory School7-12Private–: –/–9.3
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