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Summit Hill is a borough in Carbon County, in the Allentown-Bethlehem metro area.
The community was named for its location at the top of Sharp Mountain
The latitude of Summit Hill is 40.824N. The longitude is -75.871W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,503 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,968.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Summit Hill demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Carbon County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Allentown-Bethlehem area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 18232 ZIP code.
15% of Summit Hill residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Summit Hill ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Summit Hill was $21,166, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Summit Hill residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Summit Hill, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $356. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $781.
Carbon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Summit Hill political report.
The average commute time for Summit Hill workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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