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Welcome to Smithfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Smithfield has a population of 12,025 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Smithfield.
Going back to its beginning, Smithfield was originally named Summit Creek. For more information about the names of Smithfield, see The Names of Smithfield on our Genealogy Page.
The community of Smithfield is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Smithfield is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Smithfield lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Smithfield: (435)
The ZIP code for Smithfield: 84335<4>
Websites for Smithfield ...
Official Website: www.smithfieldcity.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Smithfield had an population of 12,025 people. This is an increase of 26.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 65.61% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Smithfield had a population of 9,495 people (or 8.43% of the total population of Cache County). This makes Smithfield the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Smithfield represents 0.34% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 53rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,495 people, the population of Smithfield increased 30.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,261 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Smithfield.
Adding Smithfield to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Smithfield in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Smithfield elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Smithfield mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Smithfield on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Smithfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Smithfield: This one is located in Cache County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.
Beyond Utah, there are 42 communities that are also named Smithfield - they are located in Alabama (3), Alberta, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Smithfield.
Communities near Smithfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Smithfield.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Smithfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Smithfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Smithfield. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Smithfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Smithfield. See our Newspapers Page for Smithfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithfield ...
Looking for more information about Smithfield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Smithfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Smithfield.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Smithfield: www.smithfieldcity.org/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021