Summit, Mississippi

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Population in 2019: 1,570 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.9%
Males: 841  (53.6%)
Females: 729  (46.4%)
Median resident age:

31.0 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 39666.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $27,411 (it was $21,053 in 2000)
Summit:

$27,411
MS:

$45,792

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,926 (it was $12,928 in 2000)

Summit town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $88,555 (it was $53,700 in 2000)
Summit:

$88,555
MS:

$128,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $110,546; detached houses: $119,366; mobile homes: $44,762

Median gross rent in 2019: $733.

March 2019 cost of living index in Summit: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 33.1%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Summit, MS (2019)
    • 1,76682.5%Black alone
    • 37317.4%White alone
    • 70.3%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Summit, Mississippi as of May 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Summit is 85 to 1.


Crime rates in Summit by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(121.9)
2
(122.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.3)
1
(58.4)
3
(175.6)
1
(59.5)
1
(59.6)
1
(59.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(122.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(118.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(1,440)
11
(670.3)
14
(857.3)
17
(1,045)
16
(996.3)
9
(526.0)
29
(1,698)
15
(891.8)
14
(834.3)
28
(1,670)
14
(852.6)
23
(1,444)
47
(2,980)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
57
(3,569)
46
(2,803)
32
(1,960)
29
(1,782)
23
(1,432)
19
(1,110)
19
(1,112)
30
(1,784)
15
(893.9)
25
(1,491)
17
(1,035)
15
(941.6)
17
(1,078)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(125.2)
2
(121.9)
1
(61.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(237.8)
1
(59.6)
1
(59.6)
2
(121.8)
3
(188.3)
4
(253.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index253.6205.4180.0169.0145.7103.4216.0194.4116.8199.2110.8172.6272.0

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, MS

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.44
Mississippi average:

0.94
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Ancestries: American (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 431 feet

Land area: 1.68 square miles.

Population density: 933 people per square mile   (low).

Summit, Mississippi map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $840 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $633 (0.8%)

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 )

Latitude: 31.28 N, Longitude: 90.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 601

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $97,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $97,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Summit, MS residents
Average permit cost in Summit, MS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.9%
Mississippi:

6.0%
Most common industries in Summit, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Food (7.6%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Food (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Food (8.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.6%)
  • Apparel (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Summit, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Summit, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Summit, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Summit-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 119% 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 above Mississippi state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 189.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 234.1 miles away from Summit center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 238.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 301.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.2 miles away from Summit center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 227.7 miles away from the city 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 Pike County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Summit topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Summit:

  • MCCOMB NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • RCG MCCOMB (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • CAMELLIA ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • SOUTHWEST MS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICES OF AMERICA (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • COURTYARD REHABILITATION AND HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MCCOMB, MS)
  • SOUTHWEST HEALTH DEPT HHA REGC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MAGNOLIA, MS)

Amtrak station near Summit:

  • 3 miles: MCCOMB (114 N.W. RAILROAD BLVD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Summit:

  • Southwest Mississippi Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,443; Location: 1156 College Dr; Public; Website: www.smcc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summit:

  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 29 miles; Wesson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,532)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 54 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)
  • Alcorn State University (about 58 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 3,479)
  • Pearl River Community College (about 63 miles; Poplarville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,074)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 67 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 67 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 14,294)
  • Hinds Community College (about 68 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)

Public high school in Summit:

Private high school in Summit:

  • GRACEWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 20, Location: 1164 OLD BROOKHAVEN RD, Grades: KG-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Summit:

Private elementary/middle school in Summit:

  • FAITH ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 9, Location: 1015 GORDON COVINGTON RD, Grades: 2-7)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Summit Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Summit include: Summit United Methodist Church (A), Summit Baptist Church (B), Lone Star Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodlawn Cemetery (1), Jewish Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: John Gilmore (musician) - Tenor saxophonist.

Pike County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.0%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.1%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Summit (2011 data):

  • First Bank: Summit Branch at Robb Street, branch established on 1968/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $341.7 mil, Deposits: $299.4 mil, headquarters in Mccomb, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Southwest Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Summit:

Marital status in Summit, MS
  • Never married: 51.4%
  • Now married: 26.0%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Summit:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Mississippi average:

11.5

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

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Religion statistics for Summit, MS (based on Pike County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,12157
Black Protestant2,94515
Mainline Protestant2,61716
Catholic1,4533
Other3072
Orthodox501
None14,911-
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: 11
Here:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Pike County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Here:

8.53 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pike County:

13.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Pike County:

36.6%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pike County:

16.4%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.1%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Summit:

48.8%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Summit:

29.8
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Summit:

18.3%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Summit:

12.6%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Summit:

37.0%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Summit:

55.7%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.6%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Summit, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$6,581$9,8720$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$21,275$31,9135$6,651
Judicial and Legal 7$4,300$7,3710$0
Water Supply 4$6,209$18,6270$0
Solid Waste Management 3$5,032$20,1280$0
Other and Unallocable 3$1,771$7,0840$0
Sewerage 3$4,209$16,8360$0
Financial Administration 1$3,347$40,1640$0
Totals for Government 37$52,724$17,1005$6,651

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $498,000 ($317.20)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $297,000 ($189.17)
    Regular Highways: $289,000 ($184.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $198,000 ($126.11)
    Sewerage: $194,000 ($123.57)
    Water Utilities: $171,000 ($108.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000 ($93.63)
    General Public Buildings: $72,000 ($45.86)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($45.86)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($45.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $45,000 ($28.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($6.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $137,000 ($87.26)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($31.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $491,000 ($312.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($5.10)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $229,000 ($145.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $143,000 ($91.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $46,000 ($29.30)
    Special Assessments: $44,000 ($28.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $25,000 ($15.92)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($14.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $227,000 ($144.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $416,000 ($264.97)
    Other: $129,000 ($82.17)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($31.21)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($31.21)
  • Tax - Property: $352,000 ($224.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $65,000 ($41.40)
    Other License: $12,000 ($7.64)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $702,000 ($447.13)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $638,000 ($406.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $64,000 ($40.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,396,000 ($889.17)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $104,000 ($66.24)

5.46% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Amite County, MS  0.53% ($33,083 average AGI)
to Walthall County, MS  0.53% ($30,944)
to Lincoln County, MS  0.38% ($44,431)
Businesses in Summit, MS
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Circle K1U-Haul1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Summit:

  • WHNY (1250 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: C.W.H. BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WAPF (980 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAKK (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCHJ (1470 AM; 1 kW; BROOKHAVEN, MS; Owner: TILLMAN BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTYL (1290 AM; daytime; 1 kW; TYLERTOWN, MS; Owner: TYLERTOWN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRPM (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POPLARVILLE, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Summit:

  • WAQL (90.5 FM; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAKH (105.7 FM; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAU-FM (88.9 FM; BUDE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WEMX (94.1 FM; KENTWOOD, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • WAZA (107.7 FM; LIBERTY, MS; Owner: SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBKN (92.1 FM; BROOKHAVEN, MS; Owner: OLE BROOK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRQO (102.1 FM; MONTICELLO, MS; Owner: THE O'NEAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMJU (104.3 FM; BUDE, MS; Owner: OLE BROOK BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Summit:

  • W36AC (Channel 36; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMAU-TV (Channel 17; BUDE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)

Summit fatal accident list:

Oct 13, 2013 01:10 PM, I-55, Lat: 31.289700, Lon: -90.478733, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Apr 9, 2005 06:52 AM, Lawrence St, Lat: 31.288300, Lon: -90.480380, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 25, 1999 10:19 PM, I-55, Lat: 31.278008, Lon: -90.478916, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
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, 1976 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Apr 21, 1975 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.2mTotal length
  • $657,985,000Total costs
  • 67,465Total average daily traffic
  • 8,084Total average daily truck traffic
  • 63,650Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Summit, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Summit, MS

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 72. The highest number of fire incidents - 120 took place in 2011, and the least - 5 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Summit, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (55.4%), and Structure Fires (27.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Summit, MS
    • 67555.4%Outside Fires
    • 33027.1%Structure Fires
    • 17514.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 383.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Summit, MS
Most common first names in Summit, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7368.5 years
John5675.8 years
Mary5377.9 years
William4072.0 years
Robert3273.8 years
Charles3169.3 years
Willie3072.3 years
Henry2376.3 years
George2273.6 years
Thomas1970.6 years
Most common last names in Summit, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5275.7 years
Brown5176.0 years
Moak3979.3 years
Johnson3773.9 years
Jackson3368.1 years
Martin3069.9 years
Wells2571.0 years
Williams2572.4 years
Jones2472.1 years
Roberts2477.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Summit, MS
  • 57.7%Electricity
  • 41.5%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Summit, MS
  • 84.1%Electricity
  • 15.9%Utility gas


Summit compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.