Smithville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,515 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Smithville is the 425th largest community in Texas.
Smithville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Smithville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Smithville who work in sales jobs (12.03%), office and administrative support (11.45%), and food service (9.38%).
The citizens of Smithville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.70% of adults in Smithville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Smithville in 2018 was $29,073, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,292 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 15.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Smithville include German, English, Irish, African, and French.
The most common language spoken in Smithville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.