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Demographics

People

Total Population2,999
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens7.1%
Employed Population 16+1,443
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married59.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.4%
Median Earnings25+$48,293
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$47,321
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$89,375
% Above Poverty Level92.2%
% Below Poverty Level7.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone19.4%
Median Gross Rent$810
Median House Value$229,300

Ancestry

German27.9%
Irish14.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
English10.8%
Italian7.7%
Polish4.1%
French Except Basque3.5%
Scottish2.4%
Dutch1.3%
African1%
Nigerian0.9%
Greek0.8%
Norwegian0.7%
Danishn0.7%
Portuguese0.7%
Finnish0.5%
Croatian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Russian0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Smithsburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes21783
Phone Area Codes240,301
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.65
Approximate Longitude-77.57

Smithsburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK
Distance4.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 82 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationEMMITSBURG 2 SE
Distance14.7 miles
Jan Temp23 to 39 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationFREDERICK POLICE BRKS
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 68 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boonsboro3,458$71,429
Emmitsburg2,986$72,750
Funkstown793$68,333
Hagerstown40,325$48,554
Myersville1,789$126,563
Thurmont6,435$79,401

Smithsburg Public Schools

Smithsburg Middle
68 N Main St
ZIP: 21783
(301) 766-8353
Middle
Total Enrollment 642
Smithsburg Elementary
67 N Main St
ZIP: 21783
(301) 766-8329
Primary
Total Enrollment 384
Smithsburg High
66 N Main St
ZIP: 21783
(301) 766-8337
High
Total Enrollment 794
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