Smithville, Texas Population 2021

4,565
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Smithville is a city located in Bastrop County Texas. With a 2020 population of 4,565, it is the 386th largest city in Texas and the 5020th largest city in the United States . Smithville is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually and its population has increased by 19.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,817 in 2010. Smithville reached it's highest population of 4,565 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Smithville has a population density of 1,147 people per square mile.

The average household income in Smithville is $77,792 with a poverty rate of 8.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $979 per month, and the median house value is $158,000. The median age in Smithville is 46.8 years, 40.7 years for males, and 51.4 years for females.

Smithville Demographics

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

  • White: 77.52%
  • Black or African American: 10.57%
  • Other race: 8.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.74%
  • Asian: 0.99%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Smithville, Texas is 4,565 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,490.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,817.

Smithville, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,38277.52%
Black or African American46110.57%
Some Other Race3758.60%
Two or More Races761.74%
Asian430.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.60%
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Smithville Population by Race

Smithville Population Pyramid $2021

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Smithville Median Age

46.8


Total

40.7


Male

51.4


Female

Smithville Adults

There are 3,585 adults, (1,060 of whom are seniors) in Smithville.

Smithville Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Smithville Sex Ratio

Female

2,131

48.84%

Male

2,232

51.16%

Smithville Population by Age

Smithville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Smithville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female50.2%49.8%
Male0%100%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Smithville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6462.5868.3
Married8252.9479.3
Non Family5551.1362.7
Female2454.5450.2
Male213.90

3.24

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Smithville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2197.07%
9th to 12th Grade2678.62%
High School Graduate95330.78%
Some College72423.39%
Associates Degree1745.62%
Bachelors Degree51516.63%
Graduate Degree2447.88%
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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
White2,2802,095732
Black382291
Hispanic2741476
Other Race16549
Asian432921
Native American2626
2+ Races1919

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.84%.

Smithville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,519$51,894$31,082
Less Than 9th Grade$26,667$36,473$20,301
High School Graduate$32,022$36,591$26,053
Some College$32,153$48,846$26,000
Bachelors Degree$80,804$91,406$41,384
Graduate Degree$57,813$$54,782

$40,519

Average Earnings

$51,894

Average Male

$31,082

Average Female

Smithville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Smithville Language by Age

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Smithville Language

88.75% of Smithville residents speak only English, while 11.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.16% of the population.

Smithville Language

Smithville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,03530710.12%
Black4556915.16%
Hispanic59171.18%

8.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.73%

Male Poverty Rate

10.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Smithville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Smithville is Black, with 15.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Smithville is Hispanic, with 1.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.01%.

Smithville Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.02%
Some College7.74%
Less Than 9th Grade6.11%
Bachelors or Greater0.93%

Smithville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.03%
Female Employed1.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Smithville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Smithville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,333$77,792
Families$68,125$90,838
Married Families$93,281-
Non Families$28,429$49,838
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Income by Household Type

Smithville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

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

Smithville Marital Status by Race

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Smithville Marital Status

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331

Number of Veterans

284

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam105
First Gulf War61
World War II52
Korea44
Second Gulf War35

Smithville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+153
65 to 7463
35 to 5462
55 to 6430
18 to 3423

Smithville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White30010.53%
Hispanic4112.54%
Other Race135.02%
Native American1350.00%
2+ Races519.23%

Smithville Veterans by Race

Smithville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Smithville Veterans by Education

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58%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

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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69.72%

Born in Smithville

95.19%

Native Born

4.81%

Foreign Born

3.51%

Non Citizen

1.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.19% of Smithville residents were born in the United States, with 69.72% having been born in Texas. 3.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Smithville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,565250.55%
20204,540250.55%
20194,515250.56%
20184,4901092.49%
20174,381992.31%
20164,2821363.28%
20154,146741.82%
20144,072812.03%
20133,991370.94%
20123,954972.51%
20113,857391.02%
20103,818-83-0.21%
20003,9017052.01%
19903,196-274-0.82%
19803,4705111.61%
19702,959260.09%
19602,933-446-1.41%
19503,3792790.87%
19403,100-196-0.61%
19303,296920.28%
19203,204370.12%
19103,1675902.08%
19002,5770.00%

Smithville Population by Year