Summit Arkansas Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Summit, Arkansas Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
      		        KEY TO THE CITY - USA City Directory Top USA City Resource Guide 

Home

US Facts

Footsteps of
History

It Happened Here

Mottos, Slogans
and Nicknames

Noted Notables

Search


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For

Summit

Marion County,

Arkansas

Zip Code


The Arkansas state capital is Little Rock.


What would you like to know about Summit

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions




Zip Codes

72677

Return to Index

Statistics & Facts

The population of Summit is approximately 586 (2000), 604 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 235 (1990), 227 (2010).

The amount of land area in Summit is 3.17 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Summit to Washington DC is 907 miles. The distance to the Arkansas state capital is 107 miles. (as the crow flies)
Summit is positioned 36.25 degrees north of the equator and 92.68 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Summit miscellany.

Return to Index

Location

Summit location: in north-central Arkansas near the Bull-Scholls Dam and State Park. It is just north of Yellville, the Marion County Seat.

Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Summit history:

Summit is one of five officially incorporated cities in Marion County, Arkansas. Before it was incorporated as a city, it was known unofficially as North Yellville. In the early 1900's, a group of residents met and petitioned to become a city. The city is located on top of a hill overlooking the neighboring city of Yellville, hence that is how the citizens came up with the name of Summit. The Missouri and Northern Arkansas Railroad runs through the center of the city, which used to be a center point for passenger trains that ran on the line until the mid 1960's. The city of Summit was officially incorporated on 2 June 1917.
Return to Index

Attractions

Summit attractions:

Marion County Fairgrounds, Summit Community Center, Marion County Rodeo Arena, Scenic Arkansas highway 14

Area attractions include Bull Shoals Dam and state park, Buffalo National River, and the annual Turkey Trot festival that is held in the neighboring city of Yellville. The waterways surrounding Summit are a great place to fish, float, or just relax and have fun.

Summit is the 4th largest city in Marion County. It is located in the center of the county and borders the county seat. Scenic highway 14 leads into Summit from the north and south. State highway 202 leads into Summit from the east and west. Summit is a great town to live in, because of its business for such a small town. Summit is home to a major bank branch, a grocery store and gas station, a state of the art automotive repair center, a hair salon, a tax and bookkeeping service, a car dealership, and a restaurant.

Return to Index


Contribute information free for this community or any other community in the USA

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Learn how to advertise on Key to the City

Choose a new community in the state of Arkansas

To go to a new state, choose the States page
To choose another state, go to the State page.
Return to the Top USA City Directory and US City Resource Guide - Key to the City

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! We'll leave the light on for you!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search