The Town of Smithfield had a population of 8,425 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Smithfield is located at latitude 36.9719 and longitude -76.613 in Isle of Wight County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Smithfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.92 sq. miles. Isle of Wight County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 33 feet.
The Town of Smithfield (GNIS ID: 2391413) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Smithfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,294|
|Population in Familes||7,158|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||131|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,471 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,349 (67.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||906 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||216 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$284,451|
|Average Home Value||$332,407|
|Median Household Income||$66,632|
|Average Household Income||$80,143|
|Per Capita Income||$31,786|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.46%|
|Per Capita Income||1.49%|
The table below compares Smithfield to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 139||77th|
|Population Density1||# 266||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 261||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 176||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 173||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.