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Calling on Genuine Smithfield, Virginia is like watching your sultry date come slowly down her winding staircase. It's a visit to a simpler time when folks greeted one another on the street and life went by at a slower pace, a place that envelopes you in its arms and makes you say, "ahhhhh". The town abounds in genuine history, genuine charm and even genuine characters. So savor your visit to Genuine Smithfield where you'll feel as if you've come home.

Smithfield Virginia, Incorporated 1752
Welcome to the Town of Smithfield's Official Website

Smithfield, Virginia

Located in Isle of Wight County, Smithfield has a population of approximately 8,100 (2010 Census population - 8,089) and is approximately 10.1 square miles in size. Smithfield offers residents a small-town atmosphere, a good school system, affordable housing, a historic downtown, and a new state-of-the-art community/conference center - The Smithfield Center. According to the Virginia Review, Smithfield is "without a doubt, one of the prettiest towns in Virginia." Learn More About Smithfield >

Town Services

Town Manager Treasurer Smithfield Police Fire Department Museum Information Technology Parks & Recreation Planning, Engineering, & Public Works Smithfield Center

Latest News

Notice of Public Hearing
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Ordinance
Request for Proposals; Relocation of Dr Jordan Wombwell House
The Town of Smithfield is requesting proposals for the purchase, relocation and rehabilitation of the Dr. Jordan Wombwell House located at 888 W. Main Street, Smithfield, Virginia.

Important Dates

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
220 North Church Street, Smithfield, VA, 23430
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
220 N. Church Street, Smithfield, VA, 23430
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
220 North Church Street, Smithfield, VA, 23430

Map of Downtown Smithfield