The Town of Smithfield had a population of 8,428 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Smithfield is located at latitude 36.9824 and longitude -76.6311 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.
|Population in Households||8,297|
|Population in Familes||7,188|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||131|
|Median Household Income||$73,668|
|Average Household Income||$84,813|
|Per Capita Income||$33,617|
|Total Housing Units||3,474 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,266 (65.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||990 (28.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||218 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$295,792|
|Average Home Value||$356,377|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.98%|
The table below compares Smithfield to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 140||77th|
|Population Density||# 266||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 264||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 162||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 184||69th|
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