Income/capita 57%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 199%
Income per capita$12,828$26,686$29,829
Median household income$31,763$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,936$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,813$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$22,723$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$15,859$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate13.9%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level40.5%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Summit is 57% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Summit is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Summit is 199% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Summit is 168% higher than the national average

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      Summit employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry28.6%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.7%5.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%21.7%
      Public administration2.6%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.4%25.3%

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      Sahuarita, AZ27,780$69,33325%
      Valencia West, AZ11,247$57,8965%
      Summit, AZ5,240$31,76343%

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      White Hall, AR5,243$61,13211%
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      Smiths Station, AL5,235$50,5979%
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      Summit, AZ5,240$31,76343%
      Source: The Summit, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).