Summit, Arkansas

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Summit, Arkansas
City
Location in Marion County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Marion County and the state of Arkansas
Coordinates: 36°15′1″N 92°41′15″W / 36.25028°N 92.68750°W / 36.25028; -92.68750Coordinates: 36°15′1″N 92°41′15″W / 36.25028°N 92.68750°W / 36.25028; -92.68750
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Marion
Area
 • Total 1.2 sq mi (3.2 km2)
 • Land 1.2 sq mi (3.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 856 ft (261 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 586
 • Density 488.3/sq mi (183.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 72677
Area code(s) 870
FIPS code 05-67940
GNIS feature ID 0078498

Summit is a city in Marion County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 586 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Summit is located at 36°15′1″N 92°41′15″W / 36.25028°N 92.68750°W / 36.25028; -92.68750 (36.250212, -92.687592).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2), all of it land.

List Of Highways[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 122
1940 198 62.3%
1950 268 35.4%
1960 239 −10.8%
1970 321 34.3%
1980 506 57.6%
1990 480 −5.1%
2000 586 22.1%
2010 604 3.1%
Est. 2015 579 [2] −4.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 586 people, 234 households, and 156 families residing in the city. The population density was 478.2 people per square mile (183.9/km²). There were 280 housing units at an average density of 228.5/sq mi (87.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.42% White, 0.51% Black or African American, 1.54% Native American, 0.17% from other races, and 1.37% from two or more races. 1.54% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 234 households out of which 38.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.0% were married couples living together, 16.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 30.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the city, the population was spread out with 30.5% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 29.0% from 25 to 44, 20.3% from 45 to 64, and 10.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 112.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $22,500, and the median income for a family was $27,308. Males had a median income of $20,054 versus $18,214 for females. The per capita income for the city was $10,393. About 13.5% of families and 20.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 29.7% of those under age 18 and 8.1% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Public education for early childhood, elementary and secondary school students is provided by the Yellville–Summit School District, which leads to graduation from Yellville–Summit High School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.