Smiths Station is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,391 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Smiths Station is the 118th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Smiths Station is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Smiths Station is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smiths Station who work in sales jobs (13.10%), office and administrative support (10.61%), and management occupations (10.57%).
Also of interest is that Smiths Station has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Smiths Station does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Smiths Station overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Smiths Station, 21.60% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Smiths Station in 2018 was $34,830, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $139,320 for a family of four. However, Smiths Station contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Smiths Station is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Smiths Station home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Smiths Station residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Smiths Station include German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Smiths Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and French.