For population 25 years and over in Smithfield:
For population 15 years and over in Smithfield village:
52 residents are foreign born (15.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $927 (1.8%)
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) , Bushnell, IL (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 90.29 W
Area code: 309
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-22.7%).
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
Smithfield-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 161% 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 significantly below Illinois state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from Smithfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 1.7%
(1.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Smithfield compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Smithfield (based on Fulton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
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Smithfield government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,412 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,091 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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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
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:
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