About This Place
Summit Hill is a borough in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,974 at the 2000 census.
Summit Hill is located at 40°49′39″N 75°51′57″W / 40.8275°N 75.86583°W / 40.8275; -75.86583 (40.827420, -75.865892).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 9.4 square miles (24.4 km²), of which, 8.9 square miles (23.1 km²) of it is land and 0.5 square miles (1.3 km²) of it (5.31%) is water. Summit Hill is located 6 miles southwest of Jim Thorpe and 1 mile south of Lansford. Summit Hill's elevation is at 1600 feet above sea level.