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 (15.25%), office and administrative support (15.16%), and teaching (8.19%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Smiths Station has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Smiths Station a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Smiths Station does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Smiths Station who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.63% of the adults in Smiths Station have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Smiths Station in 2010 was $22,553, 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 $90,212 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 English, German, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Smiths Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.