Smithfield employment information

IndexSmithfieldNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$18,634$25,608$28,555
Median household income$32,403$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$44,318$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$18,848$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$22,797$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$18,361$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate6.5%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level25.8%17.6%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Smithfield is 35% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Smithfield is 39% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Smithfield is 11% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Smithfield is 66% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Smithfield


New Real Estate Listings In Smithfield

Compare Smithfield, NC Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Smithfield median earnings by income bracket

Smithfield employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry17.8%0.4%
Manufacturing sector20.0%2.1%
Financial & insurance services2.8%0.8%
Wholesale & retail services20.4%14.4%
Public administration6.3%4.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.0%0.5%
Education, health & social services7.0%34.7%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Archer Lodge, NC4,441$68,49728%
Clayton, NC17,274$56,9416%
Wilson's Mills, NC2,823$42,55320%
Princeton, NC1,401$35,55634%
Pine Level, NC2,000$35,32634%
Smithfield, NC11,357$32,40339%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Cottonwood city, AZ11,358$32,71239%
Munhall, PA11,355$44,07518%
Mendota, CA11,360$25,22953%
Verona, WI11,353$81,47452%
Macedonia, OH11,364$80,82551%
Smithfield, NC11,357$32,40339%
Source: The Smithfield, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.