Smithville is a tiny city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 585 people and just one neighborhood, Smithville is the 381st largest community in Georgia.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Smithville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.34% of the Smithville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Smithville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smithville who work in sales jobs (18.45%), personal care services (12.88%) and healthcare (6.44%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Smithville, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Smithville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Smithville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Smithville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Smithville may be for you.
Being a small city, Smithville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.