Smith County, TX has a population of 219,745 people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $48,683. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Smith County, TX grew from 217,552 to 219,745, a 1.01% increase and its median household income grew from $46,929 to $48,683, a 3.74% increase.
The population of Smith County, TX is 60.8% White, 18.6% Hispanic, and 17.6% Black. 17.2% of the people in Smith County, TX speak a non-English language, and 94.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Smith County, TX are Tyler Junior College, with 2,389 graduates, The University of Texas at Tyler, with 1,858 graduates, and Texas College, with 120 graduates.
The median property value in Smith County, TX is $137,600, and the homeownership rate is 65.2%. Most people in Smith County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Smith County, TX is 2 cars per household.
Smith County, TX is the 22nd most populated county in Texas and borders Cherokee County, TX; Gregg County, TX; Henderson County, TX; Rusk County, TX; Upshur County, TX; Van Zandt County, TX; Wood County, TX& 2 more.