Thomasville, North Carolina Population 2024

27,687

Thomasville is a city located in Davidson County North Carolina. Thomasville has a 2024 population of 27,687. Thomasville is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 1.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,168 in 2020.

The average household income in Thomasville is $62,149 with a poverty rate of 20.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Thomasville is 37.8 years, 37.7 years for males, and 38 years for females.

Thomasville Demographics

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

  • White: 66.98%
  • Black or African American: 17.92%
  • Two or more races: 11.15%
  • Other race: 3.02%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Native American: 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
16.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,650.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
1.91% (519)
The current population of Thomasville, North Carolina is 27,687 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 27,168.

Thomasville, North Carolina Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White18,17366.98%
Black or African American4,86317.92%
Two or more races3,02511.15%
Other race8183.02%
Asian1960.72%
Native American550.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Thomasville Population by Race

Thomasville Population Pyramid 2024

Thomasville Median Age

37.8

Total

37.7

Male

38

Female

Thomasville Adults

There are 20,579 adults, (4,650 of whom are seniors) in Thomasville.

Thomasville Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomasville Sex Ratio

Female14,72954.29%
Male12,40145.71%

Thomasville Population by Age

Thomasville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All10,7862.4859.540.5
Married4,5153.1375.724.3
Non Family3,5351.1656.243.8
Female1,7973.2132.467.6
Male9392.8845.954.1
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3

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Thomasville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Thomasville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thomasville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.04%.

Thomasville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$40,047

Average Earnings

$42,275

Average Male

$33,994

Average Female

Thomasville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thomasville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Thomasville Language

83.74% of Thomasville residents speak only English, while 16.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.34% of the population.

Thomasville Language

Thomasville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White15,9112,78717.52%
Hispanic4,3591,27329.2%
Black4,7421,18725.03%
Multiple3,02060319.97%
Other81828534.84%
Asian1966030.61%
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20.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.17%

Male Poverty Rate

27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomasville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomasville is Other, with 34.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomasville is White, with 17.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.16%.

Thomasville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.63%
High School11.78%
Some College11.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.11%
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Thomasville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed29.41%
Female Unemployed18.16%
Female Employed15.19%
Male Employed6.14%
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Thomasville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thomasville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Thomasville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomasville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Thomasville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Thomasville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Thomasville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,344

Number of Veterans

1,330

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

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Thomasville Veterans by War

count

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Thomasville Veterans by Age

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Thomasville Veterans by Race

Thomasville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomasville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Thomasville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Thomasville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Thomasville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

69.22%

Born in Thomasville

91.21%

Native Born

8.79%

Foreign Born

6.88%

Non Citizen

1.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.21% of Thomasville residents were born in the United States, with 69.22% having been born in North Carolina. 6.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Thomasville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202928,4071440.51%
202828,2631440.51%
202728,1191440.51%
202627,9751440.52%
202527,8311440.52%
202427,6871440.52%
202327,5431440.53%
202227,3991440.53%
202127,255870.32%
202027,1684481.68%
201926,720630.24%
201826,657-5-0.02%
201726,662-141-0.53%
201626,803330.12%
201526,770-42-0.16%
201426,812-44-0.16%
201326,856710.27%
201226,785-10-0.04%
201126,795-13-0.05%
201026,8087,02035.48%
200019,7883,87324.34%
199015,9151,77112.52%
198014,144-1,086-7.13%
197015,230400.26%
196015,1904,03636.18%
195011,1541131.02%
194011,0419519.43%
193010,0904,41477.77%
19205,6761,79946.4%
19103,8773,077384.63%
1900800
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Thomasville Population by Year