For population 25 years and over in Summit:
For population 15 years and over in Summit town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $651 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (69.7 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (311.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: McComb, MS (1.6 miles ), Magnolia, MS (3.0 miles ), Osyka, MS (4.4 miles ), Brookhaven, MS (4.6 miles ), Liberty, MS (4.7 miles ), Tylertown, MS (4.7 miles ), Kentwood, LA (4.9 miles ), Bude, MS (5.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.28 N, Longitude: 90.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 601
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Crime in Summit detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Work and jobs in Summit: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Summit, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Summit-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 226% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/10/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the Summit town center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/18/1978, a category F4 tornado 27.6 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 31 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Summit-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/20/2005 at 00:52:20, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pike County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Mudslide: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Gilmore (musician) - Tenor saxophonist.
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Amtrak station near Summit:
College/University in Summit:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summit:
Public high school in Summit:
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Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0167. This is better than average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.1. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.6. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 33.1%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Summit compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Summit (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Summit (based on Pike County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,778 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,554 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Summit fatal accident list:
Apr 9, 2005 06:52 AM, Lawrence St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 8, 1998 07:13 AM, Robb St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1979 02:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Apr 21, 1975 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 11,995
Total average daily truck traffic: 629
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 18,025
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Summit)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Summit, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Summit)
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Summit)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.