The Town of Smithsburg had a population of 2,920 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Smithsburg is located at latitude 39.6547 and longitude -77.58 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Smithsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 771 feet.
The Town of Smithsburg (GNIS ID: 2391415) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Smithsburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Smithsburg: Smithsburgh.
|Population in Households||2,920|
|Population in Familes||2,598|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.94|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,082 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||706 (65.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||287 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||89 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$226,136|
|Average Home Value||$234,653|
|Median Household Income||$78,515|
|Average Household Income||$92,137|
|Per Capita Income||$31,462|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.01%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
The table below compares Smithsburg to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 241||54th|
|Population Density1||# 135||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 322||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 197||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 269||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.