Smithville, Mississippi Population 2021

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Smithville is a city located in Monroe County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 717, it is the 182nd largest city in Mississippi and the 11776th largest city in the United States . Smithville is currently declining at a rate of -1.38% annually and its population has decreased by -23.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 942 in 2010. Smithville reached it's highest population of 940 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Smithville has a population density of 483 people per square mile.

The average household income in Smithville is $41,235 with a poverty rate of 17.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $531 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in Smithville is 46.3 years, 40.5 years for males, and 49.8 years for females.

Smithville Demographics

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

  • White: 96.24%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Black or African American: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Smithville, Mississippi is 717 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 747.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 942.

Smithville, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61496.24%
Two or More Races121.88%
Black or African American111.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.16%
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Smithville Population by Race

Smithville Population Pyramid $2021

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Smithville Median Age

46.3


Total

40.5


Male

49.8


Female

Smithville Adults

There are 553 adults, (155 of whom are seniors) in Smithville.

Smithville Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Smithville Sex Ratio

Female

310

48.59%

Male

328

51.41%

Smithville Population by Age

Smithville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Smithville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female88.9%11.1%
Married67.7%32.3%
Male66.7%33.3%
All58.8%41.2%
Non Family40.2%59.8%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Smithville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2572.4858.8
Married1333.267.7
Non Family971.2240.2
Female183.6188.9
Male93.3366.7

3.18

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Smithville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade245.24%
9th to 12th Grade5411.79%
High School Graduate18139.52%
Some College12727.73%
Associates Degree316.77%
Bachelors Degree357.64%
Graduate Degree61.31%
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Smithville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Smithville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White45137341
2+ Races44
Black22
Native American11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.09%.

Smithville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,466$32,216$27,917
Less Than 9th Grade$$26,750$
High School Graduate$27,422$35,481$25,000
Some College$32,330$32,039$32,917
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,466

Average Earnings

$32,216

Average Male

$27,917

Average Female

Smithville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Smithville Language by Age

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Smithville Language

99.19% of Smithville residents speak only English, while 0.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.81% of the population.

Smithville Language

Smithville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60610917.99%
Native11100.00%

17.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.81%

Male Poverty Rate

20.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Smithville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Smithville is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Smithville is White, with 17.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.99%.

Smithville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.05%
Some College19.62%
High School11.05%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%

Smithville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed7.24%
Female Employed5.88%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Smithville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Smithville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,938$41,235
Families$43,056$52,984
Married Families$48,750-
Non Families$17,614$21,857
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Income by Household Type

Smithville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Smithville Married by Age and Sex

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Smithville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Smithville Marital Status by Race

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Smithville Marital Status

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16

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
Korea3
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War2
World War II

Smithville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 545
65 to 744
55 to 644
75+3
18 to 34

Smithville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White122.25%
2+ Races337.50%
Native American1100.00%

Smithville Veterans by Race

Smithville Veterans by Education

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37.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Smithville Veterans by Education

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45.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Smithville Employment by Age

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Smithville Employment by Race

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Smithville 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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73.51%

Born in Smithville

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.53% of Smithville residents were born in the United States, with 73.51% having been born in Mississippi. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Smithville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021717-10-1.38%
2020727-10-1.36%
2019737-10-1.34%
2018747-9-1.19%
2017756-1-0.13%
20167570.00%
2015757-7-0.92%
2014764-3-0.39%
2013767-7-0.90%
2012774-5-0.64%
2011779-161-17.13%
20109400.00%

Smithville Population by Year