Smiths Station is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,300 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Smiths Station is the 118th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities, Smiths Station isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Smiths Station are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Smiths Station is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smiths Station who work in sales jobs (16.85%), office and administrative support (11.90%), and management occupations (7.95%).
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.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Smiths Station is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Smiths Station doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
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, 21.44% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Smiths Station in 2010 was $22,848, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,392 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, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Smiths Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.