Thomson SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

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Thomson Info Snack

Thomson, originally called Slashes is a city in McDuffie County, Georgia, United States. The population was 6,778 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of McDuffie County. Thomson's nickname is "The Camellia City of the South", in honor of the thousands of camellia plants throughout the city. Thomson was founded in 1837 as a depot on the Georgia Railroad. It was renamed in 1853 for railroad official John Edgar Thomson and incorporated February 15, 1854 as a town and in 1870 as a city. It is part of the Augusta ? Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
6,699
Unemployment
11.4%
Poverty
43.7%
Median Home
$97,400
Median Income
$19,611
Median Rent
$620

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Map Of Thomson, GA

Population over time in Thomson

Year Population % Change
2016 6,699 0.0%
2015 6,697 0.2%
2014 6,682 -0.8%
2013 6,734 -0.2%
2012 6,750 0.3%
2011 6,732 0.3%
2010 6,714 -

Race / Ethnicity in Thomson

White
33.0% (2,209)
African American
62.7% (4,201)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (21)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (74)
Hispanic
2.9% (194)
Race Thomson GA USA
White 33.0% 54.1% 60.6%
African American 62.7% 30.7% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 3.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.9% 9.2% 17.3%

Household Income For Thomson, Georgia

Less than $10,000
25.2% (1,688)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (535)
$15,000 to $24,999
26.8% (1,795)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (455)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (716)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.2% (817)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.3% (355)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.3% (288)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (26)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (26)
Income Thomson GA USA
Less than $10,000 25.2% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 5.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 26.8% 10.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 10.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.2% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.3% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.3% 12.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 4.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 4.6% 5.7%

Gender in Thomson

Female
54.3% (3,639)
Male
45.7% (3,059)
Gender Thomson GA USA
Female 54.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Thomson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.7% (314)
9-12th Grade
21.5% (1,442)
High School / GED
41.4% (2,774)
Some College
16.3% (1,094)
Associate's Degree
5.5% (368)
Bachelor's Degree
6.8% (453)
Master's Degree
2.5% (165)
Professional Degree
0.6% (37)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (49)
Education Thomson GA USA
< 9th Grade 4.7% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 21.5% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 41.4% 28.1% 27.5%
Some College 16.3% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.5% 7.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 6.8% 18.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.5% 7.8% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.3% 1.3%

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