Tim Smith

You can earn fame and a living from anything as long as you put your mind in it. The best person to explain this better would be Tim Smith. Tim Smith is a television personality who is famous for a Discovery Channel he released that goes by the name “Moonshiners”. Moonshiners show stages its group of actors in the Appalachian region of their country. The team is loved and supported by many people not only from their region but even outside Appalachian.

Well, how well do you know about Tim Smith? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Tim Smith’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Tim Smith to date.

Biography and Early Life

The success of any group is usually determined by the person leading it. If the inventor or the team leader is sharp and open-minded, you can expect nothing less but the best. On the other hand, if their team leader is not visionary, the team easily falls apart. For Moonshiners, they are lucky to have Tim Smith in their team.

To start with, it is important to mention that Tim Smith is not too old, and he is also not too young depending on the way you look at it. Smith was born on the 23rd of Dec 1966 in the State of Virginia. Unfortunately, he seems to be a bit discreet with his personal information. Therefore, he has not revealed the names of his parents as well as his siblings if there are any.

However, one thing that’s for sure is that Smith’s father was an expert in operating still. And it is from him that Smith learnt the shining craftsmanship. As he was working with his father, at the age of 5 years, police raided the distillery as Smith was watching. Although he was young, this incidence has never escaped his mind and little did he know he’ll base his future on it.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tim Smith in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tim Smith’s age is 54 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 23 December 1966. Though, he is 5’8” in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171.9 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


As we had mentioned above, Smith is quite discreet and concentrates much on his present life and especially his career. Therefore, he has not shared anything about his school life or even mentioned the school he attended.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Tim Smith is among the few celebrities who meet the love of their lives and are able to realize how lucky they are. To ensure he didn’t lose the love of his life, he decided to tie the knot. Smith has been married to his love Shelby Smith for several decades now as they tied the knot in 1986. Since then, they seem to fall in love with each other more and more every day.

Unlike many celebrities who grab the first opportunity they get of moving out of their home area, Smith is still living in Virginia with his wife Shelby and son JT Smith to date. Their son JT Smith turned 20 a few years ago and has a wife by the name Ashley.

Is Tim Smith Gay?

It is very clear that Tim Smith is not gay. He has been married to his wife Shelby for many decades and together they have a son known as JT Smith who is also married.

Professional Career

Whether it was by his will or life demanded it, after Smith’s dad passed on, he had to take over the family business. His work was to distil illegal shine in Virginia Backwoods. He had a dog named Camo that accompanied him everywhere. Camo’s main job was to watch over for authorities.

He hustled for a few years and finally he was able to afford a licence of producing and distributing the moonshine. His firm Climax Moonshine became an official brand and in May 2013, Smith launched it. The brand begun in South Carolina, Georgia, D.C, West Virginia, Maryland and Tennessee. Today, it has extended to many other great places.

This can also be said to be the birth of his television career. Even before his brand Climax Moonshiners was launched officially, he had joined the show moonshiners. The premiere was released on 6th of December 2011. Some acting members of the show are: Chico, Darlene, Patti, Digger and Henry among others. The show has 8 seasons altogether.


Although he has not been able to attract any official awards so far, he has been able to achieve a lot over the years. Today, he is an icon thanks to his different businesses and especially the documentary “Moonshiners”. This has attracted a good fan base and at the same time, it has highly contributed to his current net worth.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tim Smith in 2021

As of 2021, Tim Smith’s net worth is estimated to be around $500 thousand. All his money has been earned from his thriving liquor business. In the years to come, we expect his net worth to grow in big margins.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Apart from running his liquor businesses, Tim Smith is also committed as a firefighter.
  • Tim Smith is also known for his love for humanity and this is what made him take up a volunteer work at Climax Fire Department.
  • Nobody would expect Smith in the army, but the truth is, he has served in the US army for six years.

Tim Smith is not only a great businessman, but he is also very hardworking and passionate about life. His support and service at Climax Fire Department as fire Chief has attracted a lot of support and great clientele flow to his business.


Facts of Tim Smith

  • Gender Male
  • full nameTim Smith
  • birthplaceVirginia, US
  • Date of Birth December 23, 1966
  • Age 57 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Topaz
  • Lucky Color Brown
  • Best Match for Marriage Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$500 Thousand
  • professionTelevision Personality
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78kg, In Pounds – 171.9 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 178 cm, In Feet and Inches –5’8”
  • hair colorN/A
  • eye colorN/A
  • high schoolN/A

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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