Thomasville is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,051 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Thomasville is the 131st largest community in Alabama.
When you are in Thomasville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.68% of Thomasville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Thomasville is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Thomasville who work in office and administrative support (20.42%), sales jobs (11.91%), and healthcare (6.11%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Thomasville is worth considering.
Being a small city, Thomasville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Thomasville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.40% of the adults in Thomasville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Thomasville in 2010 was $27,129, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $108,516 for a family of four. However, Thomasville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Thomasville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Thomasville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Thomasville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Thomasville include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Haitian.
The most common language spoken in Thomasville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.