Thomaston, Alabama Population 2020

376

Thomaston is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 376, it is the 357th largest city in Alabama and the 14494th largest city in the United States. Thomaston is currently declining at a rate of -1.05% annually and its population has decreased by -9.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 417 in 2010. Thomaston reached it's highest population of 420 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Thomaston has a population density of 187 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thomaston is $46,807 with a poverty rate of 17.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $57,400. The median age in Thomaston is 40.9 years, 40.8 years for males, and 41.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.

Thomaston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Thomaston was:

  • White: 54.12%
  • Black or African American: 37.94%
  • Native American: 7.94%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Thomaston, Alabama is 376, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 384.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 417.

Thomaston, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18454.12%
Black or African American12937.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native277.94%

Thomaston Population Pyramid 2020

Thomaston Median Age

40.9


Total

40.8


Male

41.1


Female

Thomaston Adults

There are 264 adults, (48 of whom are seniors) in Thomaston.

Thomaston Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomaston Sex Ratio

Female

178

52.35%

Male

162

47.65%

Thomaston Households and Families

Thomaston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Thomaston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
Non Family83.8%16.2%
All82.8%17.2%
Male80%20%
Female62.5%37.5%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1452.3482.8
Non Family681.0183.8
Married563.2387.5
Female164.1962.5
Male54.680

3.31

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

0.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Thomaston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade62.44%
9th to 12th Grade187.32%
High School Graduate12450.41%
Some College4217.07%
Associates Degree93.66%
Bachelors Degree3213.01%
Graduate Degree156.10%

Thomaston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13613045
Black104862
Native American66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,321$41,667$26,875
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,944$40,625$17,500
Some College$31,250$41,875$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$29,375$$40,625

$32,321

Average Earnings

$41,667

Average Male

$26,875

Average Female

Thomaston Language

Thomaston Language by Age

Thomaston Language

96.23% of Thomaston residents speak only English, while 3.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Thomaston Poverty

Thomaston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1293627.91%
Native1313100.00%
White18294.95%

17.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.61%

Male Poverty Rate

16.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomaston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomaston is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomaston is White, with 4.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.67%
High School20.97%
Some College19.61%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.28%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.45%

Thomaston Income

Thomaston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,932$46,807
Families$58,125$64,690
Married Families$74,167-
Non Families-$26,557

Thomaston Marital Status

Thomaston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

35.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomaston Married by Age and Sex

Thomaston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Thomaston Marital Status by Race

Thomaston Veterans

29

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
Vietnam8
World War II2
First Gulf War2
Korea1

$Thomaston Veterans by Education

17.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomaston Employment Status

44.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.7%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Thomaston Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

86.47%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Thomaston residents were born in the United States, with 86.47% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020376-4-1.05%
2019380-4-1.04%
2018384-4-1.03%
2017388-4-1.02%
2016392-4-1.01%
2015396-5-1.25%
2014401-2-0.50%
2013403-6-1.47%
2012409-4-0.97%
2011413-7-1.67%
20104200.00%