Thunderbolt, Georgia Population 2021

2,553
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Thunderbolt is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,553, it is the 213th largest city in Georgia and the 6768th largest city in the United States . Thunderbolt is currently declining at a rate of -1.35% annually and its population has decreased by -4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,668 in 2010. Thunderbolt reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Thunderbolt has a population density of 1,884 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thunderbolt is $77,600 with a poverty rate of 14.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,111 per month, and the median house value is $212,000. The median age in Thunderbolt is 41.9 years, 34.5 years for males, and 46.7 years for females.

Thunderbolt Demographics

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

  • White: 61.00%
  • Black or African American: 34.21%
  • Two or more races: 3.21%
  • Asian: 1.58%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Thunderbolt, Georgia is 2,553 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,623.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,668.

Thunderbolt, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61761.00%
Black or African American90734.21%
Two or More Races853.21%
Asian421.58%
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Thunderbolt Population by Race

Thunderbolt Population Pyramid $2021

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Thunderbolt Median Age

41.9


Total

34.5


Male

46.7


Female

Thunderbolt Adults

There are 2,223 adults, (551 of whom are seniors) in Thunderbolt.

Thunderbolt Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Thunderbolt Sex Ratio

Female

1,460

55.07%

Male

1,191

44.93%

Thunderbolt Population by Age

Thunderbolt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thunderbolt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male36%64%
Female37.7%62.3%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
All56.4%43.6%
Married75.8%24.2%

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thunderbolt Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0912.3256.4
Non Family5751.5548.7
Married3723.1875.8
Male752.8336
Female693.5437.7

3.12

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Thunderbolt Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade804.09%
9th to 12th Grade1728.79%
High School Graduate43822.39%
Some College41721.32%
Associates Degree1276.49%
Bachelors Degree47924.49%
Graduate Degree24312.42%
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Thunderbolt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thunderbolt Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2551,140507
Black592481168
2+ Races434332
Hispanic40145
Asian262610

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 2+ races people with a rate of 74.42%.

Thunderbolt Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,578$41,128$34,741
Less Than 9th Grade$26,397$$
High School Graduate$32,885$36,563$19,479
Some College$33,750$38,068$32,946
Bachelors Degree$60,417$77,386$50,417
Graduate Degree$42,429$51,094$40,625

$40,578

Average Earnings

$41,128

Average Male

$34,741

Average Female

Thunderbolt Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thunderbolt Language by Age

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Thunderbolt Language

89.95% of Thunderbolt residents speak only English, while 10.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.80% of the population.

Thunderbolt Language

Thunderbolt Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,50018612.40%
Black81311614.27%
Asian423071.43%
Hispanic482143.75%
Multiple851821.18%

14.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.79%

Male Poverty Rate

19.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thunderbolt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thunderbolt is Asian, with 71.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thunderbolt is White, with 12.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.17%.

Thunderbolt Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.16%
High School8.23%
Some College5.48%
Bachelors or Greater4.62%

Thunderbolt Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed25.42%
Female Employed7.44%
Male Employed3.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Thunderbolt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thunderbolt Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,819$77,600
Families$63,587$81,409
Married Families$73,333-
Non Families$57,813$73,598
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Income by Household Type

Thunderbolt Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.9%

Male Marriage Rate

32.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Thunderbolt Married by Age and Sex

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Thunderbolt 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.

Thunderbolt Marital Status by Race

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Thunderbolt Marital Status

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210

Number of Veterans

181

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam92
Second Gulf War32
First Gulf War30
Korea15
World War II

Thunderbolt Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6462
65 to 7455
35 to 5444
18 to 3428
75+21

Thunderbolt Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White17512.50%
Black314.46%
Hispanic918.75%
Asian413.33%

Thunderbolt Veterans by Race

Thunderbolt Veterans by Education

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9.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thunderbolt Veterans by Education

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Thunderbolt Employment by Age

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Thunderbolt Employment by Race

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Thunderbolt 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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61.56%

Born in Thunderbolt

92.08%

Native Born

7.92%

Foreign Born

6.00%

Non Citizen

1.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.08% of Thunderbolt residents were born in the United States, with 61.56% having been born in Georgia. 6.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Thunderbolt Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,553-35-1.35%
20202,588-35-1.33%
20192,623-35-1.32%
20182,658-7-0.26%
20172,665-19-0.71%
20162,684702.68%
20152,614100.38%
20142,604180.70%
20132,58610.04%
20122,58510.04%
20112,584572.26%
20102,5270.00%

Thunderbolt Population by Year