Smithfield, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 226 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.6%
 
Males: 115  (51.3%)
Females: 111  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61477.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,133 (it was $32,031 in 2000)
Smithfield:

$41,133
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,674 (it was $16,661 in 2000)

Smithfield village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,448 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Smithfield:

$51,448
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $71,303; Detached houses: $78,258; Mobile homes: $11,741

Median gross rent in 2013: $625.

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  • Races in Smithfield, IL (2010)

    Smithfield races chart
    • 22397.0%White alone
    • 62.6%Hispanic
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

Races in Smithfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Smithfield: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.0%), Irish (24.3%), United States (15.1%), English (6.0%), French (4.6%), Norwegian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/28/1894

Elevation: 645 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 475 people per square mile   (low).

Smithfield,IL real estate house value index trend

Smithfield, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Smithfield:

  • High school or higher: 80.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smithfield village:

  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 72.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 3.2%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Smithfield, Illinois as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Smithfield to the number of sex offenders is 114 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $869 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $811 (1.3%)

Smithfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (39.8 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (127.7 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (165.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cuba, IL (2.3 miles ), Marietta, IL (2.4 miles) , Ipava, IL (2.9 miles ), Lewistown, IL (3.0 miles ), Table Grove, IL (3.2 miles ), Bryant, IL (3.2 miles ), Ellisville, IL (3.3 miles) , Adair, IL (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 90.29 W

Area code: 309

Smithfield household income distribution Smithfield home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-22.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (45%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Work and jobs in Smithfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Smithfield, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Smithfield-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Smithfield village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/23/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Smithfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 189.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from Smithfield center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 218.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 190.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 232.3 miles away from Smithfield center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 175.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fulton County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Smithfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Smithfield:

  • CLAYBERG, THE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CUBA, IL)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW CR CTR-LEWISTOWN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LEWISTOWN, IL)
  • FMC - OF SPOON RIVER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • SUNSET REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF CANTON (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; CANTON, IL)

Amtrak station near Smithfield:

  • 20 miles: MACOMB (120 E. CALHOUN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smithfield:

  • Western Illinois University (about 21 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Bradley University (about 39 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 44 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 52 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 63 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 64 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Heartland Community College (about 68 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)

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Notable location: Smithfield Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fulton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.8%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Smithfield compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Illinois average:

12.4

Smithfield travel time to work - commute Smithfield mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Smithfield village (based on Fulton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,58239
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Catholic1,2174
Other3224
None23,377-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Fulton County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Fulton County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Fulton County:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

27.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.3%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$136
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$1,072
Sewerage 0$0 1$240
Water Supply 0$0 1$430
Totals for Government 0$0 13$1,878

Smithfield government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $19,000 ($84.07)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($61.95)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $12,000 ($53.10)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($48.67)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($35.40)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($17.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($84.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $13,000 ($57.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($30.97)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($4.42)

Smithfield government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $33,000 ($146.02)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($13.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($35.40)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($22.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($84.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($84.07)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($61.95)
    Highways: $6,000 ($26.55)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($26.55)

Smithfield government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($110.62)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $315,000 ($1393.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $315,000 ($1393.81)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($88.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($22.12)

Smithfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $323,000 ($1429.20)

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,248 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Peoria County, IL  0.86% ($29,107 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.48% ($27,000)
from McDonough County, IL  0.39% ($28,636)


4.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Peoria County, IL  1.02% ($35,215 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.54% ($35,684)
to McDonough County, IL  0.35% ($28,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smithfield:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smithfield:

  • WLMD (104.7 FM; BUSHNELL, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WKAI-FM (100.1 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBYS-FM (107.9 FM; CANTON, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIUM (91.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNLF (95.9 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: NANCY L. FOSTER)
  • WWCT (96.5 FM; FARMINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Smithfield:

  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Smithfield fatal accident list:

May 11, 1998 02:40 PM, Sr-95, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Smithfield)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • BLYTON, 8489 East Il 9 Hwy (Lat: 40.564306 Lon: -90.281806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQFJ391
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/28/2006, Expiration Date: 07/28/2016, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SMITHFIELD, 7195 E. State Rt.95 (Lat: 40.481000 Lon: -90.305806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQMJ680
    Assigned Frequencies: 10622.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/25/2010, Expiration Date: 08/25/2020, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • BLYTON, 8489 East Il 9 Hwy (Lat: 40.564306 Lon: -90.281806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQPS806
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/07/2022, Certifier: Christopher Pickard
    Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 770-8791, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Smithfield)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Smithfield, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary783.1 years
Charles586.0 years
Robert475.5 years
Mildred482.8 years
James470.0 years
Earl482.7 years
Harry473.8 years
Cecil380.0 years
Glenn375.7 years
George374.6 years
Most common last names in Smithfield, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lafary674.7 years
Orwig675.5 years
Brooks580.6 years
Miller587.0 years
Pigg570.8 years
Rector584.2 years
Baughman474.0 years
Wilson479.5 years
Ford476.0 years
Formhals476.7 years

Smithfield on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Private households"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations:"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: U. S. Postal service"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Physicians and surgeons"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architecture and engineering occupations:"
  • #84 (61477) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Eastern European first ancestries"
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