Bargain Snow Plow Helps Northampton Clear Section of Bike Path
Thanks to Smith College, a one-mile stretch of the Manhan Rail Trail from King Street to Main Street will be free of snow this winter. More...
Smith College is proud to be a vital part of Northampton and a partner in its success. This information attempts to capture the extent of the college’s economic, civic and cultural participation in the life of a city we value and celebrate.
The college spends an estimated $12 million each year with local businesses. Estimated spending by students and visitors is an additional $3.7 million.
Smith is Northampton’s largest institutional donor to the United Way of Hampshire County, with $153,701 in contributions in 2011–12.
Smith is Northampton's largest taxpayer, and paid a total of about $1.2 million in real estate taxes and fees to the city in 2011–12.