Summit, LaPorte County, Indiana
|Coordinates: 41.6430971°N 86.7975256°W|
|Country||United States of America|
|Elevation||906 ft (276 m)|
The community lies about 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of LaPorte and about 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Michigan City. Summit is at the intersection of West Johnson Road and county highways W 250 N and N 500 W. It is about 1 mile (1.6 km) northwest of the Indiana Toll Road (Interstate 90).
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Summit, LaPorte County, Indiana
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 316. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
...probably the highest place in northern Indiana, and therefore given its present name.