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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Smithfield is 101. Smithfield, West Virginia is the 18,136th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Smithfield was in 1990, when its population was 205. In 1990, Smithfield was the 16,653rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 18,136th largest city in the US. Smithfield is currently 50.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Smithfield has shrunk 42.9% since the year 2000. Smithfield, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|18134||Revillo, South Dakota||101||-31.2%|
|18135||Slate Springs, Mississippi||101||-18.5%|
|18136||Smithfield, West Virginia||101||-42.9%|
The total voting age population of Smithfield, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 146. The voting age population is 43.2% male and 56.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 32.4% of the residents of Smithfield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Smithfield are 100.0% White.
In Smithfield, 29.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.3%. On a per-household basis, 22.7% of families are below the poverty line in Smithfield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 21.6% of Smithfield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 68.5% of Smithfield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.3% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Smithfield residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Smithfield is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Smithfield, 6.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Smithfield is $17,917.
In Smithfield, 62.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.7% of housing units in Smithfield.
Of all the housing units in Smithfield, 41.9% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Smithfield is $243.
In Smithfield, 72.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.