Income/capita 14%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 37%
IndexSmiths StationAlabamaNational
Income per capita$25,519$24,736$29,829
Median household income$50,597$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,387$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,646$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$35,810$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$29,970$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level9.6%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Smiths Station is 14% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Smiths Station is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Smiths Station is 37% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Smiths Station is 36% lower than the national average

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      Smiths Station employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.9%1.8%
      Financial & insurance services6.6%11.3%
      Wholesale & retail services21.2%19.8%
      Public administration3.6%7.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.8%6.1%
      Education, health & social services6.6%36.4%

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      Columbus, GA200,303$42,66123%
      Phenix City, AL36,990$39,69128%
      Ladonia, AL3,036$26,69952%
      Smiths Station, AL5,235$50,5979%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Swartz, LA5,235$43,45621%
      Jonesborough, TN5,234$46,92915%
      Winfield, IN5,233$93,57169%
      Glenwood, IA5,233$57,1483%
      Mount Hood Village, OR5,231$60,5729%
      Smiths Station, AL5,235$50,5979%
      Source: The Smiths Station, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).