City At A Glance

The Big Chair in downtown Thomasville, NC

Quick Facts:

Population: 27,285
Median Household Income: $35,849
Average Work Commute: 16 Minutes
Median Home Price: $82,000

About Thomasville, NC

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.