All U.S. Cities  
City-Data Forum City-Data

Summit township, Jackson County, Michigan (MI)





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Business Search
14 Million Businesses in
12,000 Categories
Find:
Near:

Back to: Jackson County, Michigan (MI), All US cities.



Summit township, MI map Land area: 29.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.
Population: 21,534 (80% urban, 20% rural)
Males: 10,291  (47.8%)
Females: 11,243  (52.2%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 21,357 (17,832 owner occupied, 3,525 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

26%


Races in Summit township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 90.6%
  • Black: 4.2%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.2%
  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • Two or more races: 1.4%
  • Some other race: 0.2%

Median age of males: 40.0
Median age of females: 41.2

Discuss Michigan on our huge forum. We have over 16 million posts!

Average household size: 2.46

Summit township:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.93

Estimated median household income in 2009: $54,560 ($50,492 in 1999)
This township:

$54,560
Michigan:

$45,255

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $644 (lower quartile is $520, upper quartile is $864)
Here:

$644
State:

$591

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $127,844 (it was $102,000 in 2000)
Summit township:

$127,844
Michigan:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $83,457 - $185,595

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $138,307
Here:

$138,307
State:

$168,888

Townhouses or other attached units: $118,446
Here:

$118,446
State:

$147,658

In 2-unit structures: $197,330
Here:

$197,330
State:

$101,322

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $13,723
Here:

$13,723
State:

$133,558

Mobile homes: $35,272
Here:

$35,272
State:

$39,606
Population density: 735 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

5.1%
Whole state:

10.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

1.8%
Whole state:

4.8%

Cities in this township include: Vandercook Lake.


Click to draw/clear Summit township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Summit township: Jackson Country Club (A), Cascade Golf Course (B), Cascade Short Course (C), George F Potter Center for Peforming Arts (D), Campus Services Building (E), William Atkinson Hall (F), Summit Township Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (G), Summit Township Fire Department Station 2 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Southgate Shopping Center (1), West Point Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Summit township include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Oasis of Love Full Gospel Church (C), Church of Christ (D), Westminster United Presbyterian Church (E), Saint James Lutheran Church (F), New Hope Missionary Church (G), New Beginnings Church of God (H), Cascades Wesleyan Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Johns Cemetery (1), Woodland Cemetery (2), Snyder Cemetery (3), South Jackson Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Peterson Lake (A), Williams Lake (B), Wyckoff Lake (C), Mercedes Lake (D), Flinton Lake (E), Ferguson Lake (F), Cove Lake (G), Brown Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sharp Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Summit township include: Sparks Foundation County Park (1), McCain School Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 671 (48% naturalized citizens)

Summit township:  3.1%
State:  5.3%

62% of Summit township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Michigan.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 16806
  • Northeast: 455
  • Midwest: 2053
  • South: 1203
  • West: 310

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $115,600

Summit township, Michigan satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 4.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Summit township, Michigan:

  • 143 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,512
  • One, attached: 185
  • Two: 130
  • 3 or 4: 337
  • 5 to 9: 151
  • 10 to 19: 233
  • 20 to 49: 224
  • 50 or more: 87
  • Mobile homes: 264

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,500


Housing units in Summit township with a mortgage: 4,125 (182 second mortgage, 550 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,320

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 130
  • 1995 to 1998: 518
  • 1990 to 1994: 434
  • 1980 to 1989: 638
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,145
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,983
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,964
  • 1940 to 1949: 983
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,328

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Summit township, Michigan:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 16
  • 3 rooms: 154
  • 4 rooms: 668
  • 5 rooms: 1,467
  • 6 rooms: 1,645
  • 7 rooms: 1,459
  • 8 rooms: 739
  • 9 or more rooms: 878

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit township, Michigan:

  • 1 room: 54
  • 2 rooms: 153
  • 3 rooms: 266
  • 4 rooms: 469
  • 5 rooms: 394
  • 6 rooms: 207
  • 7 rooms: 71
  • 8 rooms: 38
  • 9 or more rooms: 32

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Summit township:

  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 222
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,533
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,722
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,343
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 199

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit township:

  • no bedroom: 70
  • 1 bedroom: 486
  • 2 bedrooms: 725
  • 3 bedrooms: 303
  • 4 bedrooms: 92
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 8

Cars and other vehicles available in Summit township in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • no vehicle: 309
  • 1 vehicle: 1,946
  • 2 vehicles: 3,400
  • 3 vehicles: 1,049
  • 4 vehicles: 187
  • 5 or more vehicles: 135

Cars and other vehicles available in Summit township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 266
  • 1 vehicle: 870
  • 2 vehicles: 439
  • 3 vehicles: 89
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5 or more vehicles: 7

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Summit township:

  • German (20.9%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Irish (11.8%)
  • United States or American (9.9%)
  • Polish (7.3%)
  • French (except Basque) (3.3%)
  • Italian (3.2%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Japan (17%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • India (13%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)
  • Greece (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Poland (4%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,947 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 930 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 16 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 17 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0%)
  • Walked: 81 (1%)
  • Other means: 20 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 225 (2%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

People in group quarters in Summit township, Michigan:

  • 143 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

95.4% of residents of Summit township speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (34% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (39% speak English very well, 42% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,412
  • In family households: 18,624 (5,134 male householders, 1,179 female householders)
    5,106 spouses, 6,173 children (5,573 natural, 201 adopted, 399 stepchildren), 310 grandchildren, 127 brothers or sisters, 125 parents, 114 other relatives, 356 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,788 (980 male householders (824 living alone)), 1,476 female householders (1,361 living alone)), 332 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 179 (146 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,021 2-persons, 1,348 3-persons, 1,187 4-persons, 537 5-persons, 149 6-persons, 71 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 2,185 1-person, 247 2-persons, 14 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons,

3,853 married couples with children.
1,137 single-parent households (267 men, 870 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 631
Here:

24.2%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 213
Here:

18.3%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 137
Here:

17.4%
Michigan:

16.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Summit township:

Back to: Jackson County, Michigan (MI), All US cities, Our forum.




City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2014 Advameg, Inc.