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Summit is a township in Butler County, in the Pittsburgh metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Summit. For links to other places called Summit, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Summit is 40.883N. The longitude is -79.866W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,155 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,728.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Summit demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Butler County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 16001 ZIP code.
43% of Summit residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Summit ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Summit was $14,996, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Summit residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Summit, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $340. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $858.
Butler County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Summit political report.
The average commute time for Summit workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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