Smithfield, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Smithfield, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
12,400
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
22.1%
Median Home
$142,200
Median Income
$36,335
Median Rent
$688

Smithfield SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Smithfield, NC Crime Report

532
Total Crimes
4,129.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
66.75%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Smithfield
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 532 4,129.8 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 71 551.2 371.8 366.7
Murder 2 15.5 6.0 5.0
Robbery 15 116.4 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 49 380.4 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 461 3,578.6 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 56 434.7 519.1 340.5
Larceny 387 3,004.2 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 18 139.7 172.2 219.9

Smithfield, NC Cost Of Living

88
Smithfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Smithfield North Carolina National Average
Overall 88 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 69 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100

Smithfield, NC Photos

Smithfield Nc Rd X Market Sw Corner
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Smithfield in North Carolina

Map Of Smithfield, NC

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Population over time in Smithfield

Year Population % Change
2019 12,400 2.3%
2018 12,117 2.5%
2017 11,824 0.7%
2016 11,746 1.6%
2015 11,562 1.8%
2014 11,357 1.1%
2013 11,234 1.0%
2012 11,118 0.9%
2011 11,018 0.4%
2010 10,972 -

Race / Ethnicity in Smithfield

White
51.7% (6,405)
African American
24.9% (3,092)
American Indian
0.2% (20)
Asian
0.4% (52)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (12)
Two Or More
1.6% (200)
Hispanic
21.1% (2,619)
Race Smithfield NC USA
White 51.7% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 24.9% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 21.1% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Smithfield

Female
54.6% (6,775)
Male
45.4% (5,625)
Gender Smithfield NC USA
Female 54.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Smithfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (1,116)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,612)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,100)
Some College
22.0% (2,728)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,240)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,736)
Master's Degree
5.0% (620)
Professional Degree
1.0% (124)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (124)
Education Smithfield NC USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Smithfield, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
13.7% (169,307)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (99,179)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (177,822)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (152,025)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (158,036)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (186,087)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.1% (100,933)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (141,757)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (21,288)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (33,560)
Income Smithfield NC USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 5.4% 7.7%

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