Smyth County is located in western Virginia. The County Seat is Marion and the largest city is Marion. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.smythcounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 31,555 and the 2010 census population was 32,208. The land area is 450.93 square miles and there are 71.4 persons per square mile.
96.1% of the population is White, 2.2% is Black or African American, 1.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.1% is two or more races. 79.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 15% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $91,200, there are 12,650 households, an average of 2.47 persons per household. The per capita income is $20,837, the median household income is $37,239, and 18.4% of the persons in Smyth County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,996. Retail sales (in $1000) were $300,319, and sales per capita were $9,388. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 28.1%.
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