Smiths Creek is at the southwestern corner of Kimball Township and the northern portion of Saint Clair Township on the Smiths Creek tributary of the Pine River at 42°54′50″N 82°36′14″W. Both the community and the stream were named for Elisha Smith, an early landowner. A post office was established in October 1861. It was given a station on the Grand Trunk Railroad line in 1865. Smiths Creek was the county seat of St. Clair County from 1869 until April 1871, when it was removed to Port Huron. The St. Clair County Sanitary Landfill is located in Smiths Creek.Smiths Creek is said to be where Thomas Edison was kicked off the train, because of his experiments. The train depot is now at Greenfield Village, a part of The Henry Ford Museum. The Smiths Creek ZIP code, 48074, serves all of Kimball Township.[
Data is updated as of March 23, 2018 12:40 PM. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
The data relating to real estate
on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) Program of Realcomp Ltd. Real estate listings held by firms other than Realty Executives Home Towne are marked with the Realcomp Internet Data Exchange logo or thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the Listing Broker's Firm Name.
The information being provided is for consumers personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.