Thomasville, NC: What you need to know

One of two major cities in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, Thomasville is one of the state's furniture manufacturing centers. “Chair City,” as its commonly called, is home to the “big chair,” a 30-foot armchair and major tourist draw.


Thomasville, NC City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 27,084
Median Age 39
Median Household Income $35,554
Median Home Price $108,000
Walkscore 24

Thomasville, NC Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 47.1%
  Female 52.9%

 
9.6% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Thomasville , NC

Median Population

Median Age 38.9%
Age 18 Over 74.7%
Age 21 Over 71%
Age 62 Over 18.3%
Age 65 Over 16.1%

Race

  Ethnicity White 72.7%
  Ethnicity Black 22.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 13.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 2.1%

Economics

  Median Household Income $35,554
  Median Home Price $108,000
  Homes Owned 42.9%
  Homes Rent 57.1%
  Median Property Rent $599

Language

  English Only 86.9%
  English Other 13.1%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 20.9 MINUTES
in Thomasville , NC

Commute Types

  Walked 2.5%
  Worked at Home 3%
  Public Transportation 0.1%
  Other Means 0.9%
  Drove Alone 84.2%
  Carpooled 9.3%

24/100
WALK SCORE
for Thomasville , NC