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The Village of Smithfield had a population of 236 as of July 1, 2016. Smithfield ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Smithfield is located at latitude 40.4744 and longitude -90.2949 in Fulton County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Smithfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fulton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 646 feet.

The Village of Smithfield (GNIS ID: 2399831) 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.

The Village of Smithfield is located within Township of Cass, a minor civil division (MCD) of Fulton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Smithfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Smithfield, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 236
Population in Households 236
Population in Familes 201
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 508
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 96
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 105 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 78 (74.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $85,714
Average Home Value $112,500


Median Household Income $46,767
Average Household Income $65,341
Per Capita Income $26,118
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% -0.17%
Households 0.34% 0.0%
Families 0.69% -0.28%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Smithfield, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Smithfield to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1161 15th
Population Density1 # 1077 21st
Diversity Index2 # 933 32nd
Median Household Income # 900 34th
Per Capita Income # 636 54th

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