Summit Hill, Pennsylvania

Summit Hill: Borough of Pennsylvania


Summit Hill is a city located in the county of Carbon in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,034 and a population density of 333 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,975 inhabitants.

The city was created 143 years ago in 1879.

Summit Hill locator map
Location of Summit Hill on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Summit Hill

Population : 2,975 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Carbon County
Postal code : 18250
Area : 9.11 km2
Altitude : 4,954 feet / 1510 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (143 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:33:56 (2nd October 2023)
Density : 327 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.98% (2010-2020)
Weather : 76℉ Patchy Fog then Sunny 7-days weather
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Summit Hill is located at 40°49'29"N 75°52'16"W (40.8248100, -75.8710300).

Summit Hill map


Summit Hill forecast: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 6 mph. more


According to census records, the population of Summit Hill decreased by 1.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,034 - census
2011 3,023 -0.36% estimation process
2012 3,006 -0.57% estimation process
2013 2,990 -0.54% estimation process
2014 2,976 -0.47% estimation process
2015 2,951 -0.85% estimation process
2016 2,936 -0.51% estimation process
2017 2,947 0.37% estimation process
2018 2,959 0.41% estimation process
2019 2,954 -0.17% estimation process
2020 2,975 0.71% estimation process

Summit Hill zip code is 18250. County name: Carbon, County fips: 42025

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People born in Summit Hill (6)

People born in Summit Hill, including Roman Catholic archbishop Francis James Furey, baseball player Joe Gormley, politician Thomas J. McCall, .


  • Luther Christman (American nursing professor and administrator) he was born in 26/02/1915
  • Thomas F. Breslin (Civil engineer and civilian contractor for the United States Army) he was born in 06/07/1885
  • John Whitehead (American football coach) he was born in 07/09/1924

Schools in Summit Hill

College & universities near Summit Hill, PA

Code Name City ZIP
210474 Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Hazleton Hazleton (PA) 18201

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Summit Hill, PA

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
DOW Downingtown West Lancaster Ave. and Stuart Ave. RAIL
EXT Exton 425 Walkertown Road RAIL

Post offices near Summit Hill

Post Office Name City ZIP
Summit Hill Post Office Summit Hill (PA) 18250

Other cities in Carbon County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Carbon County , PA.

City Name Population Title
Palmerton 5,321 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lehighton 5,296 Borough of Pennsylvania
Jim Thorpe 4,650 Borough and county seat of Carbon County, Pennsylvania
Lansford 3,760 City in North Dakota
Nesquehoning 3,240 Borough of Pennsylvania
Weatherly 2,452 Borough of Pennsylvania, United States
Bowmanstown 881 Borough of Pennsylvania
Beaver Meadows 832 Borough of Pennsylvania
Parryville 501 Borough of Pennsylvania
Weissport 396 Borough in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States
East Side 301 Borough of Pennsylvania
New Columbus 227 Borough in western Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Summit Hill distances to largest Pennsylvania cities