Smithfield, North Carolina 

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Population

11,824

+7.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$32,403

Median Home Price

$150,200

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.

Pros
-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Smithfield
 $227,000 
901 S First St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2053 SqFt
 $322,500 
96 Red Angus Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3024 SqFt
 $259,900 
110 Mendel Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2295 SqFt

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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.


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QUICK FACTS

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 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Smithfield, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Johnston county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. 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 $150,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.8%. 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. 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. Browse Smithfield Real Estate

The median home price in Smithfield is $150,200. 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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NEW LISTINGS IN SMITHFIELD
$227,000
901 S First St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$322,500
96 Red Angus Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$259,900
110 Mendel Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$279,000
196 Lee Trace Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$179,900
1784 Galilee Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$183,000
1005 Chestnut Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$312,500
194 Red Angus Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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