Thomas County, Georgia Population 2018

Thomas County, Georgia's estimated population is 44,779 with a growth rate of -0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Thomas County, Georgia is the 45th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201744,9091300.29%
201744,779-311-0.69%
201645,0901400.31%
201544,950410.09%
201444,909920.21%
201344,8172570.58%
201244,560-43-0.10%
201144,603-145-0.32%
201044,7485,76214.78%
199038,9868882.33%
198038,0983,58310.38%
197034,5151960.57%
196034,3193871.14%
195033,9322,6438.45%
194031,289-1,323-4.06%
193032,612-432-1.31%
192033,0443,97313.67%
191029,071-2,005-6.45%
190031,0764,92218.82%
189026,1545,55726.98%
188020,5976,07441.82%
187014,5233,75734.90%
186010,7666636.56%
185010,1033,33749.32%
18406,7663,467105.09%
18303,2990.00%

Thomas County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,958
Black or African American16,096
Two or More Races1,027
Some Other Race383
Asian375
American Indian and Alaska Native52
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Thomas County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Thomas County, Georgia Median Age

39.6


Total

37.6


Male

41.5


Female

Thomas County, Georgia Adults

There are 34,051 adults, (7,500 of whom are seniors) in Thomas County, Georgia.

Thomas County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomas County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

23,709

52.79%

Male

21,200

47.21%

Thomas County, Georgia Households and Families

Thomas County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Thomas County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All64.4%35.6%
Male59.1%40.9%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Female40.5%59.5%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thomas County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,2542.5564.4
Married7,6853.0581.2
Non Family5,3181.2855.7
Female3,2193.340.5
Male1,0323.1159.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Thomas County, Georgia Households

Thomas County, Georgia Education

Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4454.75%
9th to 12th Grade3,88912.77%
High School Graduate9,51031.23%
Some College6,31320.73%
Associates Degree2,5378.33%
Bachelors Degree3,64311.96%
Graduate Degree3,11410.23%

Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,63116,5275,240
Black10,2717,5901,266
Hispanic83941397
Multiple Races486434149
Other Race271154
Asian21412421
Native American5246

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 30.66%.

Thomas County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,782$37,304$24,925
Less Than High School$18,984$21,295$15,169
High School Grad$27,467$32,799$21,732
Some College$26,350$39,789$21,849
Bachelors Degree$41,084$53,477$35,705
Graduate Degree$55,882$67,937$46,444

$30,782

Average Earnings

$37,304

Average Male

$24,925

Average Female

Thomas County, Georgia Language

Thomas County, Georgia Language by Age

Thomas County, Georgia Language

95.65% of Thomas County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.22% of the population.

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,7074,94531.48%
White25,4622,76310.85%
Hispanic1,49940827.22%
Multiple1,01736335.69%
Asian36211832.60%
Other3797620.05%
Native523261.54%
Islander1818100.00%

19.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.10%

Male Poverty Rate

20.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomas County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is White, with 10.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.59%.

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.43%
High School17.66%
Some College13.92%
Bachelors or Greater6.22%

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.48%
Male Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed11.99%
Male Employed7.63%

Thomas County, Georgia Income

Thomas County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,336$60,298
Families$50,727$70,371
Married Families$67,406$88,801
Non Families$24,450$35,513

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Thomas County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by War

3,096

Number of Veterans

2,818

Male Veterans

278

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,334
First Gulf War766
Second Gulf War644
Korea175
World War II108

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54800
65 to 74781
55 to 64773
75+536
18 to 34206

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9289.19%
Black1,1079.43%
2 or More538.85%
Indian815.38%

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

12.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Employment Status

Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Age

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Race

Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Thomas County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Thomasville18554188262721.47%
Boston13151329141.06%
Meigs 1035103830.29%
Ochlocknee67668040.59%
Pavo 627621-6-0.96%
Coolidge52552830.57%
Barwick 386381-5-1.30%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990