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Thomasville, Georgia - Basic Facts

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The City of Thomasville had a population of 19,032 as of July 1, 2016. Thomasville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Thomasville is located at latitude 30.8394 and longitude -83.9788 in Thomas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Thomasville (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Thomas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 282 feet.

The City of Thomasville (GNIS ID: 2405584) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Thomasville is located within Thomasville Division of Thomas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Thomasville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Thomasville, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,032
Population in Households 18,655
Population in Familes 14,885
Population in Group Qrtrs 377
Population Density1 1,268
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 7,759
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 4,895
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,978 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,855 (42.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,904 (43.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,219 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $139,736
Average Home Value $177,524


Median Household Income $30,363
Average Household Income $48,320
Per Capita Income $19,927
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.47%
Households 0.41% 0.47%
Families 0.22% 0.35%
Median Household Income   2.75%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Thomasville, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Thomasville to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 54 92nd
Population Density1 # 107 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 219 65th
Median Household Income # 488 22nd
Per Capita Income # 283 55th

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