Consistently ranked one of the top places to live in New Jersey, Summit has a small town feeling with a wonderfully bustling downtown; the best of both worlds! There are a variety of incredible restaurants, shops and businesses, plenty of parking as well as easy access to the Summit train station – all within the walkable downtown. This charismatic town is filled with community events/activities, such as the Farmer’s market on Sundays (in season) and street fairs, for all residents to enjoy. Summit has wonderful resources for performing and visual arts for those that appreciate art and culture. The various neighborhoods are charm-filled with many architecturally distinctive homes. Summit is also known for its top ranked school system, as well some of the area’s most highly regarded private schools.
Summit residents can enjoy tons of amenities the town has to offer like The Family Aquatic Center, Municipal Golf Course, playgrounds, and parks. The Recreation Center offers a variety of sports programs for youth including baseball, soccer, basketball and football. You can really appreciate the outdoors with the Passaic River trails that pass through Chatham as well. Residents with a passion for art culture can take delight in the many resources and classes right in town!