Smithfield, North Carolina 

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Population

12,022

59% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$32,403

Avg. Home Price

$136,500

Best Places to Live in Smithfield, North Carolina

Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border
Pros
-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes
-Hot, humid summers

Find your Best Mortgage in Smithfield: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years

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The Raleigh–Durham–Chapel Hill triad, sometimes referred to as the Research Triangle, is a multifaceted commercial center and capital city. Raleigh, and the rapidly growing suburban community of Cary just west, form the eastern corner of the triangle.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Johnston County
Metro Area: Raleigh Metro Area
City: Smithfield
Zip Codes: 27577
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Smithfield is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Smithfield jobs have increased by 3.54%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Smithfield's cost of living is 11.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Smithfield's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Smithfield's population is 12,022 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 59.44%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 37 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Smithfield is $136,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.51%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Smithfield

It's a good time to buy in Smithfield. Home Appreciation is up 2.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Smithfield Real Estate.

The median home price in Smithfield is $136,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Smithfield   2 Reviews
Schools - 1/4/2011
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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Smithfield - 2/2/2007
not too bad a little town, though can get to be very... Read More


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