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Smithfield, West Virginia
Welcome to Smithfield ...
The town of Smithfield is located in Wetzel County.
The location of Smithfield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Smithfield has a population of 152 people<2> (see below for details).
Smithfield is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Smithfield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Smithfield: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Smithfield had a population of 145 people. This makes Smithfield the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 145 people, the population of Smithfield decreased 18.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 177 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Smithfield had an population of 152 people. This is an increase of 4.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.12% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Smithfield.
Communities near Smithfield ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Smithfield and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Smithfield.
Communities Also Named Smithfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Smithfield: This one is located in Wetzel County and the other is located in Jefferson County.
Beyond West Virginia, 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), Utah (2) and Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Smithfield.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019