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Come Explore Life in Summit, NJ

Welcome to Summit, NJ, a small and peaceful town known for its beautiful scenery, breathtaking homes, and wealth of amenities. Located on Second Watchung Mountain just 20 miles from Manhattan, Summit offers beautiful views of the NYC skyline from its rolling hilltops, as well as lush and luxurious landscaping and tree-lined streets throughout town. Its vibrant and bustling downtown offers a walkable environment filled with unique businesses and shops, giving it a quaint small-town feel, while its surrounding shopping and commercial districts provide the resources of a much larger city.

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Shopping & Dining

Explore the highly-walkable streets of the quaint and charming Downtown Summit, which is known for its local shops, business, restaurants and services. Summit is also home to the Mall at Short Hills, which features everything from designer boutiques to major department stores.

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Parks & Rec

Explore acres of natural beauty at one of Summit’s or Union County’s local parks. Take a class, play a sport, or attend an event through the Parks and Rec department. Visit the scenic Reeves-Reed Arboretum, take a swim at the Aquatic Center, or spend the day on the Municipal Golf Course.

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There’s so much to enjoy in Summit. Catch a local show at the Summit Playhouse or the Dreamcatcher Repertory Theater. Explore the exhibits of or take an art class at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. And attend summer concerts and movies, local farmers markets, and celebrations.

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Local Business

Though Summit provides easy access to the New York City and Newark metropolitan areas, it is home to a few of its own large corporations and employers. These include Celgene, a biotechnology company, Overlook Hospital, Whiptail Technologies, a manufacturing company, and Hibernia Atlantic, which provides transatlantic submarine cable networks.

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Travel to Manhattan

Summit is located just 15 minutes outside of Newark, 35 minutes from Hoboken, and 40 minutes from Manhattan. Easily-accessible highways include I-88 and the Garden State Parkway. Public transit is available through the NJ Transit Rail Morristown Line and Gladstone Branch from Summit Station to Newark, Hoboken Terminal, and Penn Station.

Summit Resources

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Quick Facts

Population: 22,000
Growth Since 2000: +4.4%
Zip Code: 07901
County: Union
Mean Home Price: $406,800

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Public Schools: Summit Public Schools
Private Schools: Kent Place School, Oak Knoll School, Oratory Prep School, St. Teresa of Avila School, and Hudson Way Immersion School, which features Chinese and Spanish programs

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