Summit, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 11,116 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 5,550  (49.9%)
Females: 5,566  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

32.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 60501.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,871 (it was $38,132 in 2000)
Summit:

$50,871
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,481 (it was $14,611 in 2000)

Summit village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $181,051 (it was $115,300 in 2000)
Summit:

$181,051
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $262,035; detached houses: $199,163; townhouses or other attached units: $263,702; in 2-unit structures: $459,392; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $264,083; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $186,556

Median gross rent in 2019: $891.

March 2019 cost of living index in Summit: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.3%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.0% for other race residents, 57.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Summit, IL (2019)
    • 8,40175.3%Hispanic
    • 1,50913.5%White alone
    • 8247.4%Black alone
    • 3863.5%Asian alone
    • 1061.0%Other race alone
    • 290.3%Two or more races

Races in Summit detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Summit, Illinois as of October 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Summit is 598 to 1.


Crime rates in Summit by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.7)
1
(9.7)
1
(9.8)
2
(20.0)
1
(9.0)
1
(9.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.7)
1
(8.7)
2
(17.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(38.7)
6
(58.2)
4
(38.9)
5
(48.9)
1
(10.0)
2
(18.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.6)
2
(17.3)
1
(8.7)
1
(8.7)
3
(26.4)
9
(79.6)
13
(116.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
25
(241.6)
23
(222.9)
15
(145.9)
25
(244.5)
44
(439.2)
24
(216.5)
23
(207.0)
19
(164.1)
14
(121.1)
12
(103.9)
14
(122.2)
9
(79.2)
15
(132.6)
18
(160.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(164.3)
18
(174.5)
31
(301.5)
39
(381.5)
25
(249.6)
20
(180.4)
36
(324.1)
20
(172.7)
29
(250.8)
22
(190.5)
22
(192.0)
13
(114.5)
16
(141.5)
23
(205.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
58
(560.5)
55
(533.0)
41
(398.7)
121
(1,184)
94
(938.3)
95
(856.9)
83
(747.1)
45
(388.6)
34
(294.1)
20
(173.2)
27
(235.7)
15
(132.1)
25
(221.0)
23
(205.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
179
(1,730)
150
(1,454)
173
(1,682)
158
(1,546)
172
(1,717)
169
(1,524)
186
(1,674)
171
(1,477)
197
(1,704)
139
(1,204)
145
(1,266)
116
(1,021)
186
(1,645)
128
(1,142)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
89
(860.1)
50
(484.6)
88
(855.8)
55
(538.0)
52
(519.1)
66
(595.3)
50
(450.1)
41
(354.1)
41
(354.6)
37
(320.4)
44
(384.0)
39
(343.4)
30
(265.3)
24
(214.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(87.0)
5
(48.5)
4
(38.9)
4
(39.1)
2
(20.0)
13
(117.3)
5
(45.0)
12
(103.6)
19
(164.3)
4
(34.6)
4
(34.9)
3
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.9)
City-Data.com crime index313.5301.9318.3396.1405.5302.1300.2205.3217.5179.4197.3180.6234.2259.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Summit, IL

Crime rate in Summit detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 32 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Illinois average:

2.31
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Ancestries: Polish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/04/1891

Land area: 2.12 square miles.

Population density: 5,234 people per square mile   (average).

Summit, Illinois map

4,529 residents are foreign born (33.6% Latin America).

This village:

40.6%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $6,069 (3.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,665 (3.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Berwyn, IL (3.9 miles , pop. 54,016).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (7.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

McCook, IL (1.1 miles ),
Lyons, IL (1.3 miles ),
Forest View, IL (1.4 miles ),
Bedford Park, IL (1.4 miles ),
Stickney, IL (1.6 miles ),
Hodgkins, IL (1.7 miles ),
Brookfield, IL (1.7 miles ),
Riverside, IL (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.79 N, Longitude: 87.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,133 (-10.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 435 (9.3%)

Area codes: 708, 847, 630

Distribution of median household income in Summit, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Summit, IL in 2019
Summit satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2015: 14 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Summit, IL residents
Average permit cost in Summit, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.9%
Illinois:

6.5%
Historical population in Summit, IL
Historical housing units in Summit, IL

Population change in the 1990s: +663 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in Summit, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.0%)
  • Food (4.2%)
  • Chemicals (3.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Summit, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Cashiers (7.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)

Average climate in Summit, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Summit, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 97.1. This is worse than average.

City:

97.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.263. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.263
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.50
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0167. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0167
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Summit-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the Summit village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Summit-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 230.8 miles away from Summit center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 262.9 miles away from Summit center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW) earthquake occurred 229.1 miles away from Summit center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cook County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Summit topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Summit:

  • HELPING HAND IC FACILITY (7434 WEST 61ST PLACE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Summit:

  • MIDWEST PEARL HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • PREMIER HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • FMC - MIDWAY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • ARDENT HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • PERSHING CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BERWYN, IL)
  • PERSHING GARDENS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; STICKNEY, IL)
  • COURTYARD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BERWYN, IL)

Amtrak station:

SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summit:

  • Morton College (about 4 miles; Cicero, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,236)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 6 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 7 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)
  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 8 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 3,944)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)
  • Dominican University (about 8 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College (about 9 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,044)

Public high school in Summit:

Private high school in Summit:

  • HENRYK SIENKIEWICZ (Students: 385, Location: 5641 S 73RD AVE, Grades: KG-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Summit:

Private elementary/middle schools in Summit:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 210, Location: 5641 S 73RD AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • PECKWAS PREPARATORY ACADEMY (Students: 98, Location: 5714 S HARLEM AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Summit

Library in Summit:

  • SUMMIT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $515,367; Location: 6233 SOUTH ARCHER ROAD; 546 books; 38 audio materials; 164 video materials; 3 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add to the Churches in Summit: Pillar of Love Fellowship Church

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Summit: Summit Public Library (A), Summit Fire Department (B), Summit Village Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Summit include: Argo Temple Church of God (A), First Congregational Church (B), Iglesia Alianza Y Misianena (C), Independent Bible Church (D), New Hope Missionary Baptist Church (E), Saint Blase Church (F), Saint Josephs Church (G), Saint Panteleimon Orthodox Church (H), Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Summit include: Summit Park (1), Hanover Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Clayton Lambert (baseball) - Baseball player.

Cook County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This village:

3.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

76.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.2%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Summit in 2010:

  • 79 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
17 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
16 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Summit (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Drive-Up Facility at 7601 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1986/09/29; Harris Bk Argo/Summit Branch at 7549 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1910/05/03. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • Marquette Bank: Summit First Branch at 7447 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1990/07/13. Info updated 2006/11/15: Bank assets: $1,703.1 mil, Deposits: $1,439.1 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Marquette National Corporation
  • Archer Bank: Summit Branch at 7600 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1994/06/30. Info updated 2010/04/21: Bank assets: $577.8 mil, Deposits: $525.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Summit:

Marital status in Summit, IL
  • Never married: 41.7%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Summit:

  • High school or higher: 66.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.7
Illinois average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Summit
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Summit, IL (based on Cook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1,460
This county:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
Here:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Cook County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Here:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
This county:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Cook County:

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cook County:

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Summit:

46.7%
Illinois:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.7%
Illinois:

47.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Illinois:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Summit:

21.2%
Illinois:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Summit:

11.3%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.4%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Summit:

53.8%
Illinois:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.3%
Illinois:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Summit, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 31$117,750$45,58114$15,059
Streets and Highways 12$75,667$75,6670$0
Financial Administration 4$14,455$43,3651$78
Police - Other 2$7,493$44,95814$11,430
Other Government Administration 1$4,488$53,8569$21,545
Fire - Other 0$0 2$4,933
Firefighters 0$0 26$21,352
Totals for Government 50$219,853$52,76566$74,397

Summit government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,843,000 ($435.68)
    Central Staff Services: $2,873,000 ($258.46)
    Water Utilities: $2,472,000 ($222.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $826,000 ($74.31)
    Sewerage: $503,000 ($45.25)
    Regular Highways: $488,000 ($43.90)
    Financial Administration: $359,000 ($32.30)
    General - Other: $332,000 ($29.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $286,000 ($25.73)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $109,000 ($9.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,221,000 ($109.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $213,000 ($19.16)
    Police Protection: $195,000 ($17.54)
    Central Staff Services: $63,000 ($5.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $54,000 ($4.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,285,000 ($475.44)

Summit government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $567,000 ($51.01)
    Other: $417,000 ($37.51)
    Parking Facilities: $13,000 ($1.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $236,000 ($21.23)
    Public Welfare: $111,000 ($9.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,228,000 ($110.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $184,000 ($16.55)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,067,000 ($275.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,567,000 ($320.89)
    Highways: $336,000 ($30.23)
  • Tax - Property: $4,395,000 ($395.38)
    Public Utilities Sales: $694,000 ($62.43)
    Other License: $647,000 ($58.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $417,000 ($37.51)

Summit government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,635,000 ($2845.90)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,512,000 ($2744.87)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,774,000 ($159.59)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000 ($58.47)

Summit government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $598,000 ($53.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,228,000 ($470.31)

3.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,407 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DuPage County, IL  0.46% ($77,836 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.24% ($87,721)
from Will County, IL  0.24% ($52,993)


4.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($83,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,808 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DuPage County, IL  0.56% ($81,685 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.32% ($62,155)
to Lake County, IL  0.29% ($95,396)
Businesses in Summit, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1El Pollo Loco1
Ace Hardware1FedEx1
Advance Auto Parts1Subway1
AutoZone1U-Haul1
Burger King1

Strongest AM radio stations in Summit:

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Summit:

  • WARG (88.9 FM; SUMMIT, IL; Owner: COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT #217)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Summit:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Summit fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 1,027ft / 313mTotal length
  • $31,869,000Total costs
  • 1,466,350Total average daily traffic
  • 161,386Total average daily truck traffic
  • 805,851Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Summit, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 221960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Summit, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Summit)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Summit, IL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • IL-CHI5592, 7321 West 59th Street (Summit Il3, Il# 304403) (Lat: 41.784028 Lon: -87.804167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51.2 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQLK953,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2020, Expiration Date: 02/26/2030, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CH03XC123, 7601 Canal Bank Rd (Lat: 41.785139 Lon: -87.828194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQTT314,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23125.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2014, Expiration Date: 04/08/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • CH60XC243, 7321 West 59th Street (Summit Il3, Il# 304403) (Lat: 41.784028 Lon: -87.804167), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 51.2 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQTT352,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2014, Expiration Date: 04/08/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Summit)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BL-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145B SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 26678, N26678, N-26678, Serial Number: 2020, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): William Harold Powell, 7447 West 55th Place, Summit, IL 00000
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/20/2020
  • Aircraft: CESSNA TR182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7402S, N7402S, N-7402S, Serial Number: R18201710, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 02/23/1984
    Registrant (Corporation): Littner Aviation Inc, 5327 So 72nd Court, Summit, IL 60501
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/26/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$133,24413$117,98569$150,9126$50,9521$139,4609$111,154
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$161,3572$204,50011$153,2470$00$02$59,230
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$181,1796$138,01555$165,8547$79,1170$04$134,923
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$170,0680$020$155,1463$90,4330$01$100,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$118,8301$85,00013$147,4940$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8203.00 , 8204.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$203,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$153,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$208,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8203.00 , 8204.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Summit, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Summit, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 86. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 172 took place in 2011, and the least - 44 in 2015. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Summit, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (47.6%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (29.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Summit, IL
    • 69747.6%Structure Fires
    • 43129.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 28819.7%Outside Fires
    • 493.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Summit, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Summit, IL
  • 93.5%Utility gas
  • 5.9%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Summit, IL
  • 72.2%Utility gas
  • 25.5%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel


Summit compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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