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Welcome to Smithfield ...

The city of Smithfield is located in Cache County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Smithfield has a population of 12,025 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Smithfield.

The city of Smithfield was previously named Summit Creek. Going back to its beginning, Smithfield was originally named Summit Creek. For more information about the names of Smithfield, see The Names of Smithfield on our Genealogy Page.

The community of Smithfield is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Smithfield is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Smithfield lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Smithfield: (435)

The ZIP code for Smithfield: 84335<4>

Websites for Smithfield ...

Official Website: www.smithfieldcity.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Smithfield had an population of 12,025 people. This is an increase of 26.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 65.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Smithfield had a population of 9,495 people (which is 8.43% of the total population of Cache County). This makes Smithfield the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Smithfield represents 0.34% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 53rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,495 people, the population of Smithfield increased 30.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,261 people).

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

Communities Also Named Smithfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Smithfield: This one is located in Cache County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.

Beyond Utah, there are 42 communities that are also named Smithfield - they are located in Alabama (3), Alberta, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Smithfield ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Smithfield.

  • Logan [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan
    • Logan [Cache County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,542 people
    • Former name for Logan:
    • Fort Logan
    • Logan has also been known as:
    • Logan City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan<6>
  • Tremonton [Box Elder County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tremonton
    • Tremonton [Box Elder County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Smithfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,206 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremonton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tremonton<6>
  • Hyrum [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyrum
    • Hyrum [Cache County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,619 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyrum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyrum<6>
  • Providence [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence
    • Providence [Cache County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,780 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Providence<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nibley [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nibley
      • Nibley [Cache County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nibley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nibley
    • Preston [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Preston
      • Preston [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,557 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<6>
    • Wellsville [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsville
      • Wellsville [Cache County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<6>
    • Garland [Box Elder County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
      • Garland [Box Elder County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<6>
    • Millville [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millville
      • Millville [Cache County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,150 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millville<6>
    • River Heights [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for River Heights
      • River Heights [Cache County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Smithfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,076 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Heights

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Smithfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Smithfield.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Smithfield. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Smithfield.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Smithfield. See our Newspapers Page for Smithfield.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithfield ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Smithfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Smithfield.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Smithfield: www.smithfieldcity.org/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Cache, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Smithfield.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smithfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Smithfield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Smithfield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Smithfield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Smithfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Smithfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8365, Longitude: -111.8327    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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