Smithfield, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
8,367
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$282,800
Median Income
$67,607
Median Rent
$925

Smithfield SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
6

Smithfield, VA Crime Report

167
Total Crimes
1,968.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-20.53%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Smithfield
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 167 1,968.2 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 17 200.4 208.0 366.7
Murder 1 11.8 5.0 5.0
Robbery 2 23.6 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 14 165.0 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 150 1,767.8 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 7 82.5 162.8 340.5
Larceny 128 1,508.5 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 15 176.8 120.3 219.9

Smithfield, VA Cost Of Living

108
Smithfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Smithfield Virginia National Average
Overall 108 107 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 95 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 133 130 100
Transportation 93 90 100
Utilities 100 100 100

Smithfield, VA Photos

Smithfield
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Smithfield Gwaltney House
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Smithfield Smithfield Station
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Smithfield Smithfield Station From Pagan River
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Windsor Castle Smithfield Manor House
Source: Public Domain
Smithfield Colonial Courthouse
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Smithfield Colonial Tavern
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Smithfield Isle Of Wight Museum
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Rankings for Smithfield in Virginia

Map Of Smithfield, VA

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Population over time in Smithfield

Year Population % Change
2019 8,367 0.5%
2018 8,324 0.8%
2017 8,262 -0.5%
2016 8,304 0.9%
2015 8,233 0.9%
2014 8,159 0.4%
2013 8,126 0.8%
2012 8,059 0.8%
2011 7,997 1.6%
2010 7,869 -

Race / Ethnicity in Smithfield

White
61.7% (5,159)
African American
28.8% (2,407)
American Indian
0.8% (63)
Asian
0.3% (26)
Hawaiian
0.1% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.0% (255)
Hispanic
5.4% (451)
Race Smithfield VA USA
White 61.7% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 28.8% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Smithfield

Female
53.5% (4,478)
Male
46.5% (3,889)
Gender Smithfield VA USA
Female 53.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Smithfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (167)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (753)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,175)
Some College
22.0% (1,840)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (920)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,506)
Master's Degree
9.0% (753)
Professional Degree
1.0% (83)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (167)
Education Smithfield VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Smithfield, Virginia

Less than $10,000
7.3% (61,221)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (53,915)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (59,962)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (73,315)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (64,245)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (141,591)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (87,675)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.5% (171,320)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (73,567)
$200,000 or more
6.0% (49,884)
Income Smithfield VA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.5% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.0% 10.9% 7.7%

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