Smith County, TX Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Smith County?

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There are 269,654 residents in Smith County, with a median age of 38.1. Of this, 48.73% are males and 51.27% are females. US-born citizens make up 90.07% of the resident pool in Smith County, while non-US-born citizens account for 4.76%. Additionally, 5.17% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 234,222 people in Smith County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 269,654 0.0%
Male Population 131,403 0.7%
Female Population 138,251 -0.6%
Male population 48.73%
Female population 51.27%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 38.1 -3.0%
Citizen US Born 242,880 -0.4%
Citizen not US Born 12,843 5.1%
Not Citizen 13,931 3.2%
Citizen US Born 90.07%
Citizen not US Born 4.76%
Not Citizen 5.17%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 994 -10.5%
Moved from Same County 16,486 -4.1%
Moved from Same State 11,364 -8.1%
Moved from Different State 3,518 -7.5%
Same House as Last Year 234,222 0.8%
Moved from Abroad 0.37%
Moved from Same County 6.18%
Moved from Same State 4.26%
Moved from Different State 1.32%
Same House as Last Year 87.86%

What are the employment statistics in Smith County?

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White-collar workers make up 73.65% of the working population in Smith County, while blue-collar employees account for 26.35%. There are also 13,208 entrepreneurs in Smith County (10.76% of the workforce); 84,712 workers employed in private companies (69%); and 16,485 people working in governmental institutions (13.43%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 90,414 1.6%
Blue Collar 32,354 2.9%
White Collar 73.65%
Blue Collar 26.35%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 13,208 5.3%
Private Companies 84,712 1.7%
Governmental Workers 16,485 8.0%
Not for Profit Companies 8,363 -10.6%
Self Employees 10.76%
Private Companies 69%
Governmental Workers 13.43%
Not for Profit Companies 6.81%

How many households are there in Smith County?

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There are a total of 95,431 households in Smith County, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 69.57% of these Smith County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 30.43%. Additionally, 33.33% of households have children and 66.67% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 95,431 4.2%
Average People Per Household 3 -5.3%
Family Households 66,392 4.3%
Non-family Households 29,039 3.9%
Family Households 69.57%
Non-family Households 30.43%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 31,807 6.4%
Households without Children 63,624 3.1%
Households with Children 33.33%
Households without Children 66.67%

What are the median and average incomes in Smith County?

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The average annual household income in Smith County is $80,047, while the median household income sits at $65,639 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $67,887, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $73,407. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $29,773 and $51,190, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $80,047 4.6%
Median Household Income $65,639 13.0%
People below Poverty Level 35,686 -2.6%
People above Poverty Level 224,454 0.4%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Smith County?

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There are 112,323 housing units in Smith County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1987. Of the 95,431 occupied housing units in Smith County, 68.65% are owner-occupied, while 31.35% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 50.35% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $171,800. In general, housing costs reach $845 per month in Smith County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 112,323 5.0%
Median Year Built 1987 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 4,184 -2.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5,275 11.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 10,589 4.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 11,637 3.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 17,605 3.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 16,186 1.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 15,929 1.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 18,156 -0.6%
Built between 2010 and 2019 12,519 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 243 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 95,431 4.2%
Owner Occupied 65,511 4.8%
Renter Occupied 29,920 2.9%
Owner Occupied 68.65%
Renter Occupied 31.35%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 32,985 2.5%
Without Mortgage 32,526 7.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $171,800 6.1%
Median Value without Mortgage $112,400 1.5%
Median Housing Costs per Month $845 5.1%
With Mortgage 50.35%
Without Mortgage 49.65%

What is the level of education in Smith County?

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Approximately 33.48% of the population in Smith County holds a high school degree (that's 70,737 residents), while 29.86% have attained a college certificate (63,092 locals) and 15.46% have a bachelor's degree (32,654 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 9,527 -3.9%
Some High School 70,737 -0.2%
Some College 63,092 -1.6%
Associate Degree 19,237 1.7%
Bachelor's Degree 32,654 3.1%
Graduate Degree 16,036 6.7%
No High School 4.51%
Some High School 33.48%
Some College 29.86%
Associate Degree 9.1%
Bachelor's Degree 15.46%
Graduate Degree 7.59%

What is the marital status of Smith County residents?

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A total of 60,129 people in Smith County have never been married (which represents 27.51% of the total population), while 113,762 of them are wedded (52.05%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 3,681 (1.68%) and 26,351 (12.06%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 60,129 -2.0%
Married 113,762 1.6%
Separated 3,681 -4.6%
Widowed 14,634 -3.4%
Divorced 26,351 -0.7%
Never Married 27.51%
Married 52.05%
Separated 1.68%
Widowed 6.7%
Divorced 12.06%

What are the most common means of transportation in Smith County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Smith County use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 109,661 residents commute by car, 979 prefer going to work by walking and 565 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 109,661 1.1%
Bus or TrolleyBus 565 1.4%
Bicycle 333 9.2%
Motorcycle 195 132.1%
TaxiCab 191 -9.1%
Walk 979 -2.5%

What is the median and average household income in Smith County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
75684 7,558 2,144 $47,688.00 $79,067.00
75701 34,296 12,080 $57,373.00 $76,478.00
75702 28,236 8,409 $44,648.00 $52,984.00
75703 42,414 16,830 $68,483.00 $97,767.00
75704 9,575 3,091 $46,378.00 $58,585.00
75705 2,722 804 $43,333.00 $48,296.00
75706 10,142 3,139 $60,421.00 $68,283.00
75647 12,405 4,670 $47,461.00 $74,487.00
75707 14,455 5,635 $68,040.00 $90,289.00
75708 10,419 3,028 $68,121.00 $73,130.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 75647 75684 75701 75702 75703 75704 75705 75706 75707 75708 75709 75750 75757 75762 75771 75773 75789 75791 75792

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