Smiths Station Lee County, Alabama

Smiths Station: Town in Lee County, Alabama, United States

About

Smiths Station is a town located in the county of Lee in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,926. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,804 inhabitants.

The town was created 21 years ago in 2000.

Smiths Station Quick Facts

Population : 5,804 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Lee County
Postal code : 36877
Phone Area Codes : 334
Water as percent of area : 0.4%
Land as percent of area : 99.6%
Altitude : 371 feet / 113 meters
Establishment : January 01, 2001 (21 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:32:16 (3rd October 2022)
Population growth : 15.13% (2010-2020)
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Location of Smiths Station on Alabama map.
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Geography

Smiths Station is located at 32°32'25"N 85°5'55"W (32.5401400, -85.0985500).

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Demographics

The population of Smiths Station increased by 15.13% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,926 - census
2011 5,013 1.74% estimation process
2012 5,131 2.3% estimation process
2013 5,201 1.35% estimation process
2014 5,257 1.07% estimation process
2015 5,306 0.92% estimation process
2016 5,358 0.97% estimation process
2017 5,402 0.81% estimation process
2018 5,414 0.22% estimation process
2019 5,391 -0.43% estimation process
2020 5,804 7.12% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,391
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 4,923
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 9.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,384
April 1, 2010 Population : 4,926
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.2%
People over 65 (%) : 20.4%
Female persons, % : 51.2%
White only, percent : 80.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 16.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.7%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 80.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 592
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.1%

Smiths Station zip code is 36877. County name: Lee, County fips: 01081

Smiths Station

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $151,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,181
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $380
2015-2019 median gross rent : $899
2015-2019 Households : 2,151
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,182
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 19,664
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,857
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $51,235
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $34,830
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 399
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 197
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 149
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 62
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 334
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 61
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 317
2010 population per square mile : 747.1
2010 land area in square miles : 6.59
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $151,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,181
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $380
2015-2019 median gross rent : $899
2015-2019 Households : 2,151
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,182
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 19,664
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,857
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $51,235
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $34,830
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 399
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 197
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 149
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 62
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 334
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 61
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 317
2010 population per square mile : 747.1
2010 land area in square miles : 6.59

People born in Smiths Station (1)

American boxer Michael Kenneth Finney was born in Smiths Station

Schools in Smiths Station

College & universities near Smiths Station, AL

Code Name City ZIP
139357 Columbus Technical College Columbus (GA) 31904-6572

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Smiths Station, AL

Code Name Address Type
MGM Montgomery, AL 950 West South Boulevard BUS

Post offices near Smiths Station

Post Office Name City ZIP
Smiths Station Post Office Smiths Station (AL) 36877

Other cities in Lee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lee County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Auburn 68,343 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
City of Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
Opelika 31,135 City in Alabama
Loachapoka 184 Town
Aubrey 170 Town in Lee County, Arkansas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Smiths Station distances to largest Alabama cities