GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Thomaston, GA

Thomaston, GA is located in Upson County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Thomaston is about 13,759 with about 354 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 24,986.

The Average Home Value is $86,400.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,568.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Thomaston is about 13.7%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Upson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 51.2% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.7%
Democratic: 32.55%
Libertarian: 0.74%


Nearby Locations

Meansville, GA (5.26 mi.)
The Rock, GA (6.71 mi.)
Molena, GA (8.37 mi.)
Yatesville, GA (9.98 mi.)
Culloden, GA (12.48 mi.)
Zebulon, GA (13.50 mi.)
Barnesville, GA (14.61 mi.)
Concord, GA (15.19 mi.)
Woodbury, GA (15.46 mi.)
Woodland, GA (15.80 mi.)
Talbotton, GA (16.63 mi.)
Manchester, GA (16.97 mi.)
Milner, GA (17.33 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30286
Latitude : 32.880675
Longitude : -84.338801
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 737 ft.
Area Code(s) : 706, 762

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.47
Male Population Estimate : 44.87%
Female Population Estimate : 49.15%
Median Age : 39.9
Male Median Age : 38.1
Female Median Age : 41.5

White Population Estimate : 64.94%
Black Population Estimate : 27.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.10%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Other Population Estimate : 1.30%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Thomaston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Upson County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2019)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Upson County: About 381 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Upson County is about 27% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 24% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.