Smyth County

Smyth County, Virginia

109 W Main St Rm 144
Marion, VA 24354
Phone: (276) 782-4044
Fax: (276) 782-4045

In southwestern VA, northeast of Bristol, TN; organized Feb 23, 1832 from Washington and Wythe counties. Name Origin: For Gen. Alexander Smyth (1765-1830), U.S. representative from VA (1817-25; 1827-30)

Area (sq mi):: 452.31 (land 452.09; water 0.22) Population per square mile: 72.20
Population 2005: 32,640 State rank: 51 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 2.20% Population 2000: 33,081 (White 96.40%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 40.00
Income 2000: per capita $16,105; median household $30,083; Population below poverty level: 13.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,722-$21,794
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.50% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Lee, who was licensed in 2011, would be the only judge on the bench from Smyth County, Campbell told courts committee members.
Smyth County Sheriff Chip Shuler stated Sunday that former NASCAR driver Eric McClure was arrested for an incident involving domestic violence.
This is Smyth County Virginia --a population of 32,000 dispersed between three green valleys carved by the forks of the Holston River.
Notes: There will be a non-mandatory pre-bid conference held at the Office of the County Administrator, Smyth County Office building on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM.
Kristen Carter (third from right) get ready to release Yellowfin Madtoms into the North Fork Holston River, Smyth County, Virginia.
MSHA has a membership interest (ranging from 50.1% - 80%) in three of the hospitals in the system (Smyth County Community Hospital, Norton Community Hospital, Johnston Memorial Hospital).
Marion, VA, August 28, 2013 --( The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC), along with the Mount Rogers Appalachian Trail Club (MRATC) and the Piedmont Appalachian Trail Hikers (PATH), invite the public to attend the official designation of Smyth County and the town of Marion, Virginia as the newest Appalachian Trail Community[TM] on September 12th, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
Today, as a senior probation and parole officer in Smyth County, Va., Barr supervises three parole officers as well as the general day-to-day office activities.
The customer is Mountain States Health Alliance and the assignment concerns the Smyth County Community Hospital in Marion.
Three population groups were targeted: potential students, parents and educators from throughout the Smyth County School Division.
Previously, he was editor of the Smyth County News & Messenger.
Follow-up data collected from 424 employees of the Smyth County School System (the group for which the most comprehensive data had been collected) 2 years after they joined the wellness program indicated that 93% of the school system employees had participated in at least one segment of the school-based health promotion program; 86% self-reported they had increased their health awareness; 40% had increased their levels of regular physical activity; and 30% reduced their intake of high-fat foods.