Thatcher Graham County, Arizona

Thatcher: Town in Graham County, Arizona, United States

About

Thatcher is a town located in the county of Graham in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,865. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,264 inhabitants.

The town was created 141 years ago in 1880.

Thatcher Quick Facts

Population : 5,264 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Graham County
Postal code : 85552
Phone Area Codes : 928
Water as percent of area : 0.23%
Land as percent of area : 99.77%
Altitude : 2,910 feet / 887 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1881 (141 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 02:31:43 (26th September 2022)
Population growth : 7.58% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Thatcher is located at 32°50'57"N 109°45'33"W (32.8492300, -109.7592500).

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Demographics

The population of Thatcher increased by 7.58% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,865 - census
2011 4,824 -0.85% estimation process
2012 4,835 0.23% estimation process
2013 4,884 1% estimation process
2014 4,987 2.07% estimation process
2015 4,949 -0.77% estimation process
2016 5,000 1.02% estimation process
2017 5,004 0.08% estimation process
2018 5,106 2% estimation process
2019 5,200 1.81% estimation process
2020 5,264 1.22% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 27,104
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 27,326
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 27,788
April 1, 2010 Population : 27,340
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 31.2%
People over 65 (%) : 9.7%
Female persons, % : 48.7%
White only, percent : 87.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.0%
Asians alone % : 1.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 62.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 32.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 568
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.2%

Thatcher zip code is 85552. County name: Graham, County fips: 04009

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $109,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,194
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $455
2015-2019 median gross rent : $785
2015-2019 Households : 8,986
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.00
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 70.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 16.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.2%
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 469,231
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,713
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,338
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,075
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,966
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 948
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 667
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 577
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,222
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 132
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,635
2010 population per square mile : 1,893.6
2010 land area in square miles : 14.44

People born in Thatcher (3)

People born in Thatcher, including Computer pioneer Frank Wanlass, politician Del M. Clawson, Jeremy Nelson, .

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Schools in Thatcher

College & universities near Thatcher, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
104577 Eastern Arizona College Thatcher (AZ) 85552-0769

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Thatcher, AZ

Code Name Address Type
BEN Benson 105 E. 4th Street RAIL
LDB Lordsburg Center St. and S.P. Blvd. RAIL

Post offices near Thatcher

Post Office Name City ZIP
Thatcher Post Office Thatcher (AZ) 85552
Central Post Office Central (AZ) 85531
Safford Post Office Safford (AZ) 85546
Pima Post Office Pima (AZ) 85543
Solomon Post Office Solomon (AZ) 85551

Other cities in Graham County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Graham County , AZ.

City Name Population Title
Safford 9,951 City in and county seat of Graham County, Arizona, United States
Swift Trail Junction 2,935 Census designated place
Pima 2,588 Town in Graham County, Arizona, United States
Bylas 1,962 Census-designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Thatcher distances to largest Arizona cities