Thorsby, Alabama Population 2021

2,077
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Thorsby is a city located in Chilton County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,077, it is the 178th largest city in Alabama and the 7476th largest city in the United States . Thorsby is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually and its population has increased by 4.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,980 in 2010. Thorsby reached it's highest population of 2,077 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Thorsby has a population density of 356 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thorsby is $69,375 with a poverty rate of 12.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $116,800. The median age in Thorsby is 40.3 years, 39 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Thorsby Demographics

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

  • White: 91.55%
  • Black or African American: 4.48%
  • Other race: 3.14%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Thorsby, Alabama is 2,077 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,047.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,980.

Thorsby, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,77791.55%
Black or African American874.48%
Some Other Race613.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.36%
Two or More Races50.26%
Asian40.21%
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Thorsby Population by Race

Thorsby Population Pyramid $2021

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Thorsby Median Age

40.3


Total

39


Male

43.4


Female

Thorsby Adults

There are 1,463 adults, (269 of whom are seniors) in Thorsby.

Thorsby Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Thorsby Sex Ratio

Female

1,016

52.34%

Male

925

47.66%

Thorsby Population by Age

Thorsby Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thorsby Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.8%4.2%
All81.4%18.6%
Female71.4%28.6%
Non Family56.4%43.6%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thorsby Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7062.7581.4
Married4073.4495.8
Non Family2201.2956.4
Female63371.4
Male164.13100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Thorsby Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1017.53%
9th to 12th Grade15311.41%
High School Graduate48836.39%
Some College23917.82%
Associates Degree735.44%
Bachelors Degree21616.11%
Graduate Degree715.29%
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Thorsby Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thorsby Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,180976260
Hispanic875325
Black67512
Other Race564925
Native American66
2+ Races11

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 other race people with a rate of 44.64%.

Thorsby Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,368$54,408$35,625
Less Than 9th Grade$29,583$40,313$
High School Graduate$32,500$56,000$22,045
Some College$49,219$56,563$38,333
Bachelors Degree$45,625$75,250$41,645
Graduate Degree$55,536$54,464$56,071

$45,368

Average Earnings

$54,408

Average Male

$35,625

Average Female

Thorsby Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thorsby Language by Age

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Thorsby Language

94.47% of Thorsby residents speak only English, while 5.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.05% of the population.

Thorsby Language

Thorsby Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,7071388.08%
Hispanic1189883.05%
Other615793.44%
Black80810.00%
Multiple5240.00%

12.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.80%

Male Poverty Rate

12.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thorsby

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thorsby is Other, with 93.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thorsby is White, with 8.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.04%.

Thorsby Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.65%
High School11.27%
Bachelors or Greater10.10%
Some College3.53%

Thorsby Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed63.64%
Female Employed7.47%
Male Employed5.20%

Thorsby Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thorsby Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,295$69,375
Families$81,833$84,250
Married Families$86,563-
Non Families$19,250$31,782
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Income by Household Type

Thorsby Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Thorsby Married by Age and Sex

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Thorsby 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 35-44.

Thorsby Marital Status by Race

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Thorsby Marital Status

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84

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War22
First Gulf War19
World War II5
Korea3

Thorsby Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7425
35 to 5420
55 to 6419
75+11
18 to 349

Thorsby Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White715.36%
Black1114.86%
Hispanic43.85%
Native American228.57%

Thorsby Veterans by Race

Thorsby Veterans by Education

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14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thorsby Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Thorsby Employment by Age

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Thorsby Employment by Race

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Thorsby 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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77.95%

Born in Thorsby

96.19%

Native Born

3.81%

Foreign Born

3.30%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.19% of Thorsby residents were born in the United States, with 77.95% having been born in Alabama. 3.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Thorsby Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,077100.48%
20202,067100.49%
20192,057100.49%
20182,04740.20%
20172,043120.59%
20162,031130.64%
20152,018-5-0.25%
20142,02390.45%
20132,01450.25%
20122,00920.10%
20112,00740.20%
20102,0030.00%

Thorsby Population by Year