Demographics

People

Total Population2,964
Male Share of the Population46.1%
Female Share of the Population53.9%
Senior Citizens7.3%
Employed Population 16+1,460
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married58.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.4%
Median Earnings25+$48,642
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,667

Wealth

Median Family Income$92,422
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time37 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone19.1%
Median Gross Rent$881
Median House Value$232,600

Ancestry

German24.7%
Irish14.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.6%
English8%
Italian6.8%
French Except Basque5.4%
Polish3.1%
Scottish1.7%
African1.5%
Slovene1.5%
Dutch1.3%
West Indian1.1%
Jamaican1.1%
Danishn0.9%
Sierra Leone0.7%
Russian0.7%
Greek0.6%
Czech0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Ghanaian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Ethiopian0.1%
Swedish0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
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Smithsburg Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWashington County
Standard Zip Codes21783
Phone Area Codes2,40,301
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
Boonsboro3,500$98,194
Emmitsburg3,058$89,091
Funkstown811$58,958
Hagerstown40,186$47,500
Myersville1,838$133,000
Thurmont6,563$88,902

Smithsburg Public Schools

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
Smithsburg Middle
68 N Main St
ZIP: 21783
(301) 766-8353
Middle
Total Enrollment 642
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