Smithfield, North Carolina 

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Population

11,824

+7.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$32,403

Median Home Price

$150,200

North Carolina Gifts

Best Places to Live in Smithfield, North Carolina

Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border. May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Smithfield, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Smithfield, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Strong economy
Attractive residential areas
Educated population
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Long commutes
Hot, humid summers


What Bert Has To Say About Raleigh Metro Area

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: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Johnston County
Metro Area: Raleigh Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
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 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Smithfield jobs have increased by 2.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Smithfield's cost of living is 16.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Smithfield's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Johnston county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 61.4% to 37.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Smithfield's population is 11,824 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Smithfield is Real Estate: $150,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.8%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Smithfield

It's a good time to buy in Smithfield. Home Appreciation is up 8.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Smithfield is $150,200.

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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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27577

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