Smithville is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 917 people and just one neighborhood, Smithville is the 175th largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Smithville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.02% of the Smithville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Smithville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smithville who work in food service (20.31%), sales jobs (15.36%) and office and administrative support (6.51%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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.
Smithville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.