Thomson, Illinois Population 2022

1,814
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Thomson is a city located in Carroll County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,814, it is the 517th largest city in Illinois and the 11478th largest city in the United States. Thomson is currently growing at a rate of 5.96% annually and its population has increased by 12.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,610 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Thomson has a population density of 744 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thomson is $57,486 with a poverty rate of 11.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $728 per month, and the median house value is $118,800. The median age in Thomson is 45.9 years, 45 years for males, and 56.9 years for females.

Thomson Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Thomson, Illinois is 1,814 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,610.

Thomson, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Thomson Population by Race

Thomson Population Pyramid 2022

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Thomson Median Age

52.9


Total

47.4


Male

55.6


Female

Thomson Adults

There are 324 adults, (105 of whom are seniors) in Thomson.

Thomson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomson Sex Ratio

Female

196

53.12%

Male

173

46.88%

Thomson Population by Age

Thomson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thomson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family61.9%38.1%
Female44.4%55.6%
Male0%0%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thomson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1901.9469.5
Married1002.2781
Male00
Female272.7844.4
Non Family631.0661.9

2.35

Average Family Size

1.94

Average Household Size

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Thomson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31.07%
9th to 12th Grade196.79%
High School Graduate12645.00%
Some College5017.86%
Associates Degree93.21%
Bachelors Degree4516.07%
Graduate Degree2810.00%
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Thomson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thomson Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.07%.

Thomson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,250$42,292$27,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,375$47,083$23,333
Some College$54,167$54,583$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$63,438$$55,000

$33,250

Average Earnings

$42,292

Average Male

$27,250

Average Female

Thomson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thomson Language by Age

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Thomson Language

98.34% of Thomson residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

Thomson Language

Thomson Poverty by Race

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11.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.40%

Male Poverty Rate

11.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomson is White, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.48%.

Thomson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.45%
High School7.14%
Some College3.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.11%

Thomson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.79%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed8.33%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Thomson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thomson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,071$61,032
Families$62,031$72,290
Married Families$65,625-
Non Families$25,938$38,338
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Income by Household Type

Thomson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomson Married by Age and Sex

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Thomson 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 45-54.

Thomson Marital Status by Race

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Thomson Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War3
Vietnam20
Korea5
World War II

Thomson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 543
55 to 645
65 to 7420
75+11

Thomson Veterans by Age

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Thomson Veterans by Race

Thomson Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomson Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Thomson Employment by Age

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Thomson Employment by Race

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Thomson 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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53.39%

Born in Thomson

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Thomson residents were born in the United States, with 53.39% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Thomson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105900.00%
201169210217.29%
201279410214.74%
201389610212.85%
201499810211.38%
20151,10010210.22%
20161,2021029.27%
20171,3041028.49%
20181,4061027.82%
20191,5081027.25%
20201,6101026.76%
20211,7121026.34%
20221,8141025.96%

Thomson Population by Year