Thomas County Information

Thomas in Georgia occupies 552 square miles and has a 2006 population of 45,135, a change from a 2000 population of 42,734 and 38,943 in 1990. 14.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.5% percent is 25-35, and 14% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 123 acts of violent crime reported in Thomas in 2004, a change from 182 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 971 people: 4.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.1%.

Read more about Thomas, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyThomas 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area552 sq. milesRanked 1,997 of 3,140
Population 200645,135Ranked 1,034 of 3,140
Population 200544,643 
Population 200042,734Ranked 1,042 of 3,140
Population 199038,943Ranked 1,024 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion60.4% 
African American38.2% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.8% 
Population 5 to 1413.8% 
Population 15 to 2414.3% 
Population 25 to 3412.5% 
Population 35 to 4414% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 6410.4% 
Population 65 to 747.1% 
Population 75 and up7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes123182
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies24 
Aggravated Assaults92 
Total Property Crimes1,6472,049
Burglaries386 
Larceny Thefts1,168 
Motor Vehicle Thefts93 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population23,76319,910
Unemployed Population971810
Unemployment Rate4.1%4.1%

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