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: $480 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (32.6 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (43.1 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (213.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Muskogee, OK (2.5 miles ), Oktaha, OK (2.6 miles ), Wainwright, OK (2.9 miles) , Taft, OK (3.1 miles ), Rentiesville, OK (3.2 miles) , River Bottom, OK (3.3 miles ), Tullahassee, OK (3.5 miles) , Braggs, OK (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 35.67 N, Longitude: 95.43 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +55 (+32.2%).
Work and jobs in Summit: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Summit, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Summit-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 280% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Summit town center killed 5 people and injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.9 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Summit-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from Summit center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from Summit center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Muskogee County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alfred Neale - College basketball player (New Mexico Lobos).
Hospitals/medical centers near Summit:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summit:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0167. This is better than average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.791. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
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: 54.2%
(33.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.8% for Black residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Summit compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Summit (based on Muskogee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.88%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,247 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,522 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: