Smiley, TX Population

Population: 453. Estimated population in July 2020: 482 (+6.4% change)
Males: 233 (51.4%), Females: 220 (48.6%)

Gonzales County

Zip code: 78159

Median resident age: 37.4 years
Median household income: $21,591
Median house value: $37,100

Races in Smiley:

  • Hispanic (61.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (37.7%)
  • Other race (20.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (7.7%), English (5.5%), Irish (5.1%), United States (4.4%), Czech (2.4%), Dutch (2.0%).

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Smiley

  • High school or higher: 48.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smiley city

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

8.6% Foreign born (8.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Smiley:

  • GONZALES WARM SPRINGS REHAB HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; GONZALES, TX)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; GONZALES, TX)
  • CUERO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; CUERO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Smiley:

  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 58 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 61 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • AUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL (about 63 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Abbreviation: AUS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Smiley:

  • GLEN BEICKER RANCH (about 20 miles; SEGUIN, TX; Abbreviation: 83R)
  • GONZALES MUNI (about 22 miles; GONZALES, TX; Abbreviation: T20)
  • CUERO MUNI (about 29 miles; CUERO, TX; Abbreviation: T71)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smiley:

  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; SAN MARCOS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 18,822)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 55 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 58 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 59 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • UNIVERSITY OF THE INCARNATE WORD (about 59 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,734)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 61 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)

Libraries

Library in Smiley:

  • STELLA ELLIS HART PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,107; Location: FM 108 N; 7,050 books; 35 video materials; 30 serial subscriptions)