Smiths Station, Alabama Population 2021

5,345
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Smiths Station is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 5,345, it is the 100th largest city in Alabama and the 4585th largest city in the United States . Smiths Station is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually but its population has increased by 8.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,926 in 2010. Smiths Station reached it's highest population of 5,414 in 2018. Spanning over 7 miles, Smiths Station has a population density of 773 people per square mile.

The average household income in Smiths Station is $84,401 with a poverty rate of 10.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $899 per month, and the median house value is $151,200. The median age in Smiths Station is 43.2 years, 41.7 years for males, and 43.9 years for females.

Smiths Station Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Smiths Station was:

  • White: 80.69%
  • Black or African American: 16.78%
  • Native American: 1.70%
  • Two or more races: 0.63%
  • Other race: 0.21%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Smiths Station, Alabama is 5,345 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,414.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,926.

Smiths Station, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,32880.69%
Black or African American90016.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native911.70%
Two or More Races340.63%
Some Other Race110.21%
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Smiths Station Population by Race

Smiths Station Population Pyramid $2021

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Smiths Station Median Age

43.2


Total

41.7


Male

43.9


Female

Smiths Station Adults

There are 4,281 adults, (1,095 of whom are seniors) in Smiths Station.

Smiths Station Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Smiths Station Sex Ratio

Female

2,745

51.17%

Male

2,619

48.83%

Smiths Station Population by Age

Smiths Station Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Smiths Station Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.5%9.5%
All71.1%28.9%
Non Family57.6%42.4%
Female46.6%53.4%
Male27%73%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Smiths Station Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1512.4971.1
Married1,1262.8990.5
Non Family5851.4357.6
Female2773.146.6
Male1632.5627

2.84

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Smiths Station Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2526.58%
9th to 12th Grade3128.15%
High School Graduate1,01326.46%
Some College1,01326.46%
Associates Degree41110.74%
Bachelors Degree53714.03%
Graduate Degree2907.58%
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Smiths Station Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Smiths Station Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0422,520549
Black654635202
Native American795656
Hispanic636320
2+ Races1414
Other Race1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 70.89%.

Smiths Station Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,947$40,069$28,917
Less Than 9th Grade$30,083$31,806$2,500
High School Graduate$27,614$32,393$21,250
Some College$30,349$41,287$28,083
Bachelors Degree$47,697$64,830$41,522
Graduate Degree$63,947$65,625$

$33,947

Average Earnings

$40,069

Average Male

$28,917

Average Female

Smiths Station Earnings by Educational Attainment

Smiths Station Language by Age

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Smiths Station Language

98.92% of Smiths Station residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Smiths Station Language

Smiths Station Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,29050611.79%
Black900394.33%

10.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.10%

Male Poverty Rate

8.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Smiths Station

The race most likely to be in poverty in Smiths Station is White, with 11.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Smiths Station is Black, with 4.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.68%.

Smiths Station Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School22.61%
Less Than 9th Grade20.21%
Some College6.81%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%

Smiths Station Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.82%
Male Employed11.91%
Male Unemployed8.57%
Female Employed8.26%

Smiths Station Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Smiths Station Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,235$84,401
Families$62,115$84,924
Married Families$69,595-
Non Families$27,188$79,429
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Income by Household Type

Smiths Station Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Smiths Station Married by Age and Sex

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Smiths Station Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Smiths Station Marital Status by Race

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Smiths Station Marital Status

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592

Number of Veterans

553

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam261
First Gulf War157
Second Gulf War123
World War II23
Korea

Smiths Station Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74193
35 to 54164
75+116
55 to 6495
18 to 3424

Smiths Station Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3369.74%
Black19428.28%
Native American3740.66%
2+ Races14100.00%
Hispanic1117.46%
Other Race11100.00%

Smiths Station Veterans by Race

Smiths Station Veterans by Education

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3.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Smiths Station Veterans by Education

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58.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Smiths Station Employment by Age

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Smiths Station Employment by Race

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Smiths Station Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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32.55%

Born in Smiths Station

99.52%

Native Born

0.48%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.52% of Smiths Station residents were born in the United States, with 32.55% having been born in Alabama. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Smiths Station Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,345-23-0.43%
20205,368-23-0.43%
20195,391-23-0.42%
20185,414120.22%
20175,402440.82%
20165,358520.98%
20155,306490.93%
20145,257561.08%
20135,201701.36%
20125,1311182.35%
20115,013841.70%
20104,9290.00%

Smiths Station Population by Year