Thomaston, Maine Population 2022

1,828
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Thomaston is a city located in Knox County Maine. With a 2020 population of 1,828, it is the 67th largest city in Maine and the 11437th largest city in the United States. Thomaston is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -9.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,018 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Thomaston has a population density of 864 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thomaston is $59,691 with a poverty rate of 4.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $176,200. The median age in Thomaston is 39.4 years, 31.7 years for males, and 55.9 years for females.

Thomaston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Thomastonwas:

  • White: 85.43%
  • Other race: 8.13%
  • Native American: 5.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.05%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Thomaston, Maine is 1,828 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,018.

Thomaston, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Thomaston Population by Race

Thomaston Population Pyramid 2022

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Thomaston Median Age

52.2


Total

37.7


Male

66.1


Female

Thomaston Adults

There are 1,624 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Thomaston.

Thomaston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

75

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomaston Sex Ratio

Female

891

44.15%

Male

1,127

55.85%

Thomaston Population by Age

Thomaston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thomaston Household Types

63.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thomaston Households and Families

2.46

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Thomaston Households by Type

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Thomaston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thomaston Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.72%.

Thomaston Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,000

Average Earnings

$45,129

Average Male

$21,172

Average Female

Thomaston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thomaston Language by Age

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Thomaston Language

89.83% of Thomaston residents speak only English, while 10.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.17% of the population.

Thomaston Language

Thomaston Poverty by Race

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4.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.54%

Male Poverty Rate

10.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomaston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomaston is White, with 5.75% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.25%.

Thomaston Poverty

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Thomaston Poverty Rate by Education

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Thomaston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thomaston Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Thomaston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomaston Married by Age and Sex

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Thomaston Marriage

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

Thomaston Marital Status by Race

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Thomaston Marital Status

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120

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Thomaston Veterans by War

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Thomaston Veterans by Age

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Thomaston Veterans by Race

Thomaston Veterans by Education

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24.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomaston Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Thomaston Employment by Age

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Thomaston Employment by Race

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Thomaston Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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50.59%

Born in Thomaston

91.87%

Native Born

8.13%

Foreign Born

8.13%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.87% of Thomaston residents were born in the United States, with 50.59% having been born in Maine. 8.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Thomaston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Thomaston Population by Year