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Smithville is a city in Clay and Platte counties in the U.S. state of Missouri, along the Little Platte River. The population was 8,425 at the 2010 United States Census.GeographySmithville is located at , primarily in Clay County.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 15.67sqmi, of which, 15.56sqmi is land and 0.11sqmi is water.HistorySmithville is named after Humphrey "Yankee" Smith (1774 – May 5, 1857) after he settled at the site in 1822. The town was originally known as "Smith's Mill" but ultimately became "Smithville" as it was easier to pronounce. Another reputed history behind the name is that it was going to be named Smith's Mill, but there was already another current settlement in Missouri with the same name so it was altered slightly to differentiate it.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 8,425 people, 3,115 households, and 2,321 families residing in the city. The population density was 541.5PD/sqmi. There were 3,280 housing units at an average density of 210.8/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 96.0% White, 0.7% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 1.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.6% of the population.
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