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Welcome to Smithville ...

The town of Smithville is located in Monroe County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Smithville has a population of 913 people<1> (see below for details).

Smithville is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Smithville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Smithville lies within the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Smithville had a population of 942 people. This makes Smithville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Smithville represents 0.03% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 166th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 942 people, the population of Smithville increased 6.8% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 882 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Smithville had an population of 913 people. This is a decrease of 3.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.51% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Smithville.

Communities near Smithville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Sulligent (AL)   [Map]   1,849   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Aberdeen   [Map]   5,391   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Amory   [Map]   7,067   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fulton   [Map]   4,066   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hatley   [Map]   467   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mantachie   [Map]   1,132   N   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Smithville.

Communities Also Named Smithville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 58 communities that are also named Smithville - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (4), California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (5), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Smithville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Smithville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Smithville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Smithville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Smithville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithville ...

Looking for more information about Smithville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Smithville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Smithville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Smithville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Smithville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Smithville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smithville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Smithville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smithville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Smithville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Smithville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0680, Longitude: -88.3981     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smithville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Smithville.