Thomas County, Georgia Population 2022

Thomas County, Georgia's estimated population is 44,802 with a growth rate of 0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Thomas County, Georgia is the 47th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 44,747 and has seen a growth of 0.12% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18303,2990.00%
18406,7663,467105.09%
185010,1033,33749.32%
186010,7666636.56%
187014,5233,75734.90%
188020,5976,07441.82%
189026,1545,55726.98%
190031,0764,92218.82%
191029,071-2,005-6.45%
192033,0443,97313.67%
193032,612-432-1.31%
194031,289-1,323-4.06%
195033,9322,6438.45%
196034,3193871.14%
197034,5151960.57%
198038,0983,58310.38%
199038,9868882.33%
201044,7475,76114.78%
201144,590-157-0.35%
201244,528-62-0.14%
201344,7702420.54%
201444,765-5-0.01%
201544,796310.07%
201644,9501540.34%
201744,619-331-0.74%
201844,334-285-0.64%
201944,4511170.26%
202044,5681170.26%
202144,6851170.26%
202244,8021170.26%
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Thomas County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,65859.85%
Black or African American16,41936.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native670.15%
Asian1200.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.06%
Some Other Race4551.02%
Two or More Races8011.80%
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Thomas County, Georgia Population by Race

Thomas County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Thomas County, Georgia Median Age

39.5


Total

37.3


Male

42.3


Female

Thomas County, Georgia Adults

There are 33,953 adults, (8,027 of whom are seniors) in Thomas County, Georgia.

Thomas County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Thomas County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

23,272

52.24%

Male

21,273

47.76%

Thomas County, Georgia Population by Age

Thomas County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thomas County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All62.3%37.7%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Female35.4%64.6%
Male32.7%67.3%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thomas County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,7502.4762.3
Married8,069384.7
Male9883.1132.7
Female3,2323.0935.4
Non Family5,4611.250.4

2.95

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Thomas County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2644.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,9799.78%
High School Graduate9,44731.00%
Some College6,37620.92%
Associates Degree3,05610.03%
Bachelors Degree4,30114.11%
Graduate Degree3,04910.01%
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Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18,54016,6955,538
Hispanic875650216
2+ Races469427111
Other Race24920543
Black10,5628,4361,549
Asian74558
Native American6767

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 white people with a rate of 29.87%.

Thomas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,194$43,123$31,786
Less Than 9th Grade$30,344$31,528$23,088
High School Graduate$34,079$43,739$26,701
Some College$31,066$40,253$26,565
Bachelors Degree$50,636$50,943$50,348
Graduate Degree$59,053$77,125$49,899

$37,194

Average Earnings

$43,123

Average Male

$31,786

Average Female

Thomas County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thomas County, Georgia Language by Age

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Thomas County, Georgia Language

95.67% of Thomas County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.39% of the population.

Thomas County, Georgia Language

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander2525100.00%
Native674364.18%
Asian903134.44%
Hispanic1,66748929.33%
Black16,1704,20225.99%
White25,1812,72210.81%
Other164NaN%
Multiple79617321.73%

17.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.69%

Male Poverty Rate

19.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thomas County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thomas County, Georgia is Multiple, with 21.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.46%.

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.78%
High School13.11%
Some College15.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.64%

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.76%
Male Unemployed26.01%
Female Employed11.80%
Female Unemployed58.56%

Thomas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thomas County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,133$67,917
Families$60,467$79,764
Married Families$81,823-
Non Families$29,425$35,163
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Income by Household Type

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Thomas County, Georgia 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 45-54.

Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Thomas County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,646

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War540
First Gulf War736
Vietnam986
Korea275
World War II18

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3489
35 to 54683
55 to 64536
65 to 74730
75+608

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7238.27%
Black8907.40%
Native American1319.40%
2+ Races203.78%
Hispanic202.11%

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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7.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Thomas County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Thomas County, Georgia 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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69.74%

Born in Thomas County, Georgia

97.56%

Native Born

2.44%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

0.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.56% of Thomas County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 69.74% having been born in Georgia. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Thomas County, Georgia Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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