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People

Total Population 3,967
Male Share of the Population 45.3%
Female Share of the Population 54.7%
Senior Citizens 21%
Employed Population 16+ 1,548
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 44.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.3%
Median Earnings25+ $28,896
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,042
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,933

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,638
% Above Poverty Level 87.3%
% Below Poverty Level 12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.3%
Median Gross Rent $779
Median House Value $114,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 33.6%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 10.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Smithville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 39 miles SE of Austin, Texas
County Bastrop
Metro Area Austin - San Marcos
Standard Zip Codes 78957
Phone Area Codes 512
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.008
Longitude -97.159

Smithville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SMITHVILLE
Distance 0.8 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 61 F
Apr Temp 55 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 57 to 82 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Station RED ROCK
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 55 to 82 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Station FLATONIA
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 59 to 79 F
Jul Temp 73 to 95 F
Oct Temp 61 to 82 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Smithville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Kirtley (78957)

Upton (78957)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bastrop 7,669 $60,729
Flatonia 1,565 $42,500
Giddings 4,957 $55,932

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Smithville Public Libraries

Library
Smithville Public Library
507 MAIN ST
Smithville, Texas
(512) 237-2707
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Smithville Hospitals

SMITHVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
800 EAST HIGHWAY 71
(512) 237-3214
Emergency Service: No

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Smithville High Schools

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SMITHVILLE H S
901 NE 6TH ST
512-237-2451
Serves 519 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

WOODSIDE TRAILS
1302 PARK RD 1C
512-237-2487
A Non-traditional School
Serves 46 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.5

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