Smithfield Information

Smithfield Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Smithfield, NC

General Smithfield Information

State: North Carolina

County: Johnston County

Close cities: Micro, NC, Selma, NC, Pine Level, NC, Garner, NC, Wilsons Mills, NC, Benson, NC, Princeton, NC, Clayton, NC, Four Oaks, NC

Smithfield Population (census data)
Total 12,544 (+6.0% since 2000)
Male 6,253 (49.8%)
Female 6,291 (50.2%)

Population Density: 1,098 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.4 (US Avg is 100)

Smithfield Elevation: 153 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,997

Zip Codes: 27577.

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Smithfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (57.4%)
  • Black (31.0%)
  • Hispanic (9.9%)
  • Other race (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.7%)
  • English (10.8%)
  • Irish (4.8%)
  • German (3.4%)
  • French (1.8%)
  • Scottish (1.7%)
Foriegn Born: 954 people (7.6%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Smithfield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: North Carolina State University, Campbell

Smithfield School Information

High Schools
Smithfield-Selma High (700 Booker Dairy Road, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
South Campus Community High (521 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Johnston County Middle College (245 College Road, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
Smithfield Middle (1455 Buffalo Road, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
South Campus Community Middle (425 South Collier Street, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
South Smithfield Elementary (201 W Sanders Street, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)
West Smithfield Elementary (2665 Galilee Road, Smithfield, NC, 27577 - Johnston County Schools District)

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