Thomas Tucker County, West Virginia

Thomas: City in West Virginia, United States

About

Thomas is a city located in the county of Tucker in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 586 and a population density of 50 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 545 inhabitants.

Thomas Quick Facts

Population : 545 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Tucker County
Postal code : 26292
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 11.67 km2
Altitude : 3,035 feet / 925 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 22:13:32 (19th January 2022)
Density : 47 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.52% (2010-2020)

Geography

Thomas is located at 39°8'56"N 79°29'53"W (39.1490000, -79.4981100).

Thomas map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Thomas decreased by 7.52% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 586 - census
2011 578 -1.38% estimation process
2012 574 -0.7% estimation process
2013 572 -0.35% estimation process
2014 568 -0.7% estimation process
2015 570 0.35% estimation process
2016 568 -0.35% estimation process
2017 560 -1.43% estimation process
2018 558 -0.36% estimation process
2019 550 -1.45% estimation process
2020 545 -0.92% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,611
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,049
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 11.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,860
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,051
People under 5 years old, percentage : 1.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.0%
People over 65 (%) : 24.8%
Female persons, % : 48.8%
White only, percent : 94.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 471
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.6%

Thomas zip code is 26292. County name: Tucker, County fips: 54093

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $169,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,056
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $444
2015-2019 median gross rent : $952
2015-2019 Households : 2,064
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.24
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 70.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.6%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 23,645
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 132,454
2012 total retail sales per capita : $25,779
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $56,550
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,617
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 705
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 442
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 167
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 650
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 97
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 560
2010 population per square mile : 981.8
2010 land area in square miles : 5.14

Schools in Thomas

College & universities near Thomas, WV

Code Name City ZIP
237358 Davis & Elkins College Elkins (WV) 26241-3996

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Thomas, WV

Code Name Address Type
GTV Grantsville, MD 3000 Chestnut Ridge Road BUS
FSB Frostburg, MD 101 Braddock Road BUS
Code: C U M Cumberland station East Harrison and Queen City Street RAIL
CUA Cumberland, MD 12401 Willowbrook Road SE BUS
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL

Post offices near Thomas

Post Office Name City ZIP
Thoma Post Office Thomas (WV) 26292

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Tucker County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tucker County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Parsons 1,395 City in Tucker County, West Virginia, USA
Hendricks 254 Human settlement in Tucker County, West Virginia, United States of America
Hambleton 212 Town in Tucker County, West Virginia, United States