Smithville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,101 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Smithville is the 425th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Smithville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Smithville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smithville who work in office and administrative support (12.01%), sales jobs (11.57%), and teaching (9.68%).
Smithville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Smithville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.30% of adults in Smithville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Smithville in 2010 was $22,692, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,768 for a family of four. However, Smithville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Smithville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Smithville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Smithville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Smithville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.34% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Smithville include Irish, English, Czech, and African.
The most common language spoken in Smithville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.