Thomasville, Alabama Population 2020

3,823

Thomasville is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 3,823, it is the 125th largest city in Alabama and the 5534th largest city in the United States. Thomasville is currently declining at a rate of -1.16% annually and its population has decreased by -9.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,209 in 2010. Thomasville reached it's highest population of 4,649 in 2000. Spanning over 9 miles, Thomasville has a population density of 438 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thomasville is $56,932 with a poverty rate of 10.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $531 per month, and the median house value is $135,600. The median age in Thomasville is 45 years, 37.5 years for males, and 48.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.5 males.

Thomasville Demographics

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

  • White: 52.46%
  • Black or African American: 45.93%
  • Asian: 1.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Thomasville, Alabama is 3,823, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,913.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,209.

Thomasville, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,09752.46%
Black or African American1,83645.93%
Asian641.60%

Thomasville Population Pyramid 2020

Thomasville Median Age

45


Total

37.5


Male

48.1


Female

Thomasville Adults

There are 3,322 adults, (684 of whom are seniors) in Thomasville.

Thomasville Age Dependency

51.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomasville Sex Ratio

Female

2,004

50.14%

Male

1,993

49.86%

Thomasville Households and Families

Thomasville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Thomasville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56%44%
Female50.4%49.6%
All45.5%54.5%
Non Family36.8%63.2%
Male23.6%76.4%

45.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6382.3945.5
Non Family7401.0136.8
Married7093.2256
Female1174.9650.4
Male724.3223.6

3.51

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Thomasville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1354.34%
9th to 12th Grade49315.85%
High School Graduate99031.83%
Some College73923.76%
Associates Degree2277.30%
Bachelors Degree42313.60%
Graduate Degree1033.31%

Thomasville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6481,456451
Black1,39896251
Asian646424

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,898$41,071$18,149
Less Than High School$26,662$27,279$
High School Grad$21,191$$
Some College$40,288$50,368$18,990
Bachelors Degree$41,977$60,800$30,625
Graduate Degree$95,063$$

$29,898

Average Earnings

$41,071

Average Male

$18,149

Average Female

Thomasville Language

Thomasville Language by Age

Thomasville Language

99.18% of Thomasville residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.

Thomasville Poverty

Thomasville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,81331817.54%
White2,035753.69%
Hispanic88100.00%

10.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.30%

Male Poverty Rate

17.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomasville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomasville is White, with 3.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.63%.

Name Poverty
Some College20.96%
Less Than High School13.22%
High School9.31%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.16%
Male Unemployed13.16%
Female Employed5.65%
Male Employed1.33%

Thomasville Income

Thomasville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,613$56,932
Families$68,009$86,619
Married Families$84,417-
Non Families$13,468$18,926

Thomasville Marital Status

Thomasville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomasville Married by Age and Sex

Thomasville 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 55-64.

Thomasville Marital Status by Race

Thomasville Veterans

210

Number of Veterans

169

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam108
Second Gulf War64
First Gulf War51
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
75+67
35 to 5447
65 to 7440
55 to 6428
18 to 3428
Name Veterans % of Total
White17110.16%
Black392.48%

$Thomasville Veterans by Education

5.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomasville Employment Status

48.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Thomasville 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

80.11%

Born in Alabama

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.40% of Thomasville residents were born in the United States, with 80.11% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,823-45-1.16%
20193,868-45-1.15%
20183,913-32-0.81%
20173,945-45-1.13%
20163,990-61-1.51%
20154,051-22-0.54%
20144,073-27-0.66%
20134,10040.10%
20124,096-69-1.66%
20114,165-28-0.67%
20104,193-456-1.03%
20004,6493480.78%
19904,301-86-0.20%
19804,3876181.53%
19703,7695871.71%
19603,1820.00%