Thomas County, Georgia Population 2018

Thomas County, Georgia's estimated population is 44,779 with a growth rate of -0.44% 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
201744,779-198-0.44%
201644,977-113-0.25%
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
White27,206
Black or African American16,199
Two or More Races998
Asian335
Some Other Race211
American Indian and Alaska Native28

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Thomas County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Thomas County, Georgia Median Age

39.6


Total

37.9


Male

41.5


Female

Thomas County, Georgia Adults

There are 34,093 adults, (7,421 of which are seniors) in Thomas County, Georgia.

Thomas County, Georgia Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomas County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

23,667

52.62%

Male

21,310

47.38%

Thomas County, Georgia Households and Families

Thomas County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Thomas County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All60.6%39.4%
Male57.2%42.8%
Non Family48.9%51.1%
Female41.9%58.1%

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thomas County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,2692.5560.6
Married7,5313.0977.6
Non Family5,7321.2148.9
Female3,1333.5641.9
Male8733.1657.2

3.15

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.6%

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 Grade1,6765.50%
9th to 12th Grade3,82812.57%
High School Graduate9,97832.76%
Some College6,53821.47%
Associates Degree2,4888.17%
Bachelors Degree3,30510.85%
Graduate Degree2,6438.68%

Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,67016,1454,569
Black10,2177,7571,107
Hispanic835414105
Multiple Races537488137
Asian22816241
Other Race14361
Native American2823

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 90.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.51%.

Thomas County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,432$35,973$22,998
Less Than High School$19,011$21,938$12,813
High School Grad$26,528$31,463$20,909
Some College$25,819$38,416$21,190
Bachelors Degree$37,969$44,025$33,317
Graduate Degree$56,027$65,119$47,557

$28,432

Average Earnings

$35,973

Average Male

$22,998

Average Female

Thomas County, Georgia Language

Thomas County, Georgia Language by Age

Thomas County, Georgia Language

95.49% of Thomas County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.40% of the population.

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,8465,33333.66%
White25,4103,27012.87%
Hispanic1,49240226.94%
Multiple98734635.06%
Other2069244.66%
Asian3307221.82%

21.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.76%

Male Poverty Rate

21.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomas County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is Other, with 44.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is White, with 12.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.32%.

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.86%
High School20.97%
Some College14.40%
Bachelors or Greater7.19%

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.68%
Male Unemployed29.56%
Female Employed12.04%
Male Employed9.26%

Thomas County, Georgia Income

Thomas County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,241$55,062
Families$46,326$63,976
Married Families$58,865$
Non Families$23,668$36,079

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

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 45To54.

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by War

3,333

Number of Veterans

3,107

Male Veterans

226

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,294
First Gulf War741
Second Gulf War693
Korea203
World War II171

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64852
35 to 54794
65 to 74780
75+580
18 to 34327

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9079.01%
Black1,34511.45%
2 or More609.29%
Asian144.65%
Hispanic121.27%
Indian725.00%

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

18.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Employment Status

Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

9.8%

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