Thomson, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Thomson, Georgia Info Snack

Population
6,553
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
15.3%
Median Home
$107,500
Median Income
$36,458
Median Rent
$697

Thomson SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8

Thomson, GA Cost Of Living

82
Thomson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Thomson Georgia National Average
Overall 82 91 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 93 95 100
Health 91 99 100
Housing 56 87 100
Transportation 84 98 100
Utilities 88 91 100

Thomson, GA Photos

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Rankings for Thomson in Georgia

Map Of Thomson, GA

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Population over time in Thomson

Year Population % Change
2020 6,553 -0.8%
2019 6,603 0.1%
2018 6,599 -1.5%
2017 6,699 0.0%
2016 6,697 0.2%
2015 6,682 -0.8%
2014 6,734 -0.2%
2013 6,750 0.3%
2012 6,732 0.3%
2011 6,714 -

Race / Ethnicity in Thomson

White
32.6% (2,136)
African American
61.1% (4,001)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (33)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (239)
Hispanic
2.2% (144)
Race Thomson GA USA
White 32.6% 52.1% 60.1%
African American 61.1% 31.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.5% 4.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.2% 9.6% 18.2%

Gender in Thomson

Female
61.5% (4,033)
Male
38.5% (2,520)
Gender Thomson GA USA
Female 61.5% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 38.5% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Thomson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (262)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (917)
High School / GED
44.0% (2,883)
Some College
19.0% (1,245)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (589)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (393)
Master's Degree
4.0% (262)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Thomson GA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Thomson, Georgia

Less than $10,000
14.1% (92,259)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (29,409)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (89,887)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.6% (108,623)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (95,816)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (138,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.9% (38,421)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (53,837)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (4,269)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (4,031)
Income Thomson GA USA
Less than $10,000 14.1% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 9.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.6% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.9% 12.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 14.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 7.1% 8.3%

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