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Pros

-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes
-Hot, humid summers


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Quick Facts About Smithfield


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Smithfield is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Smithfield jobs have Increased by 3.54 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Smithfield's cost of living is 11.50% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Smithfield's population is 12,022 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 59.44 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 37 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Smithfield is $127,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.06%.
    SCHOOLS
    Smithfield public schools spend $8,151 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Smithfield.

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Smithfield Housing Market


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  1/4/2011
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Johnston County Schools is an innovative and dedicated school system. I know people who have relocated to the area from Texas, simply because of the school... (Read More)

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not too bad a little town, though can get to be very... (Read More)

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