Smith County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 214,821

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 24.6%

Registered Offenders

40.68% Higher than national avg.
  • 570 offenders in Smith County
  • 26.53 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $249,900
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 72
  • Homes For Sale: 1,970
  • Homes For Rent: 116

Environmental Hazards

879 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 28
  • Superfunds: 15
  • Tanks & Spills: 836

Unemployment

Moderate 4.1%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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74 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 74 K-12 public schools in Smith County, TX and 17 private schools. Homefacts rates Smith County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

570 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$249,900 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.8%
  • Rented
    30%
  • Owned
    58.2%

1,970 Homes For Sale View All

$140,000
705 Sherwood
Overton, TX 75684
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$218,524
19648 Cr 366
Winona, TX 75792
-- Beds | -- Baths
$3,750,000
17317 Hwy 31
Tyler, TX 75705
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$749,900
212 County Road 3424
Bullard, TX 75757
-- Beds | 1 Baths

72 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Lakeview
Whitehouse, TX 75791
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
FM 16
Winona, TX 75792
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Hilltop
Lindale, TX 75771
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$NR
Crockett
Tyler, TX 75701
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

397 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Smith County, TX issued 397 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 397 permits, 383 were issued for single family homes and 14 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Smith County, TX issued 387 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

116 Rental Properties View All

$750
221 S Mike
Tyler, TX 75702
-- Beds | 4 Baths
$1,300
10919 Southern Trace Circle
Tyler, TX 75762
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,050
558 N Hill Road
Tyler, TX 75706
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$3,750
1212 Hwy 110 N
Whitehouse, TX 75791
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Smith County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $626
  • 1 Bedroom: $696
  • 2 Bedrooms: $853
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,127
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,232

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Environmental Hazards

879 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Smith County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Smith County, TX
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  • Superfunds
    in Smith County, TX
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Smith County, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Smith County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Smith County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.92 Average
    Smith County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.23°
  • February 51.43°
  • March 59.4°
  • April 66.8°
  • May 74.48°
  • June 82.49°
  • July 85.32°
  • August 86.22°
  • September 77.78°
  • October 66.82°
  • November 58.28°
  • December 49.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Smith County, TX

Earthquakes
Smith County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Smith County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Smith County, TX has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Smith County, TX has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Smith County, TX: $49,060

Unemployment

Unemployment in Smith County is 4.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.67%
White Collar - 57.33%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

Neighborhood Info

9 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

138 FCC Towers view all

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