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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Thomas County is 747, which is 2.47% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Thomas County population density is 1.05 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 23.99 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Thomas County is white, which represent 96.52% of the total population. The average Thomas County education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 747. #85

Population Growth Since 2000, #18

Thomas County

Population Density, #84

Thomas County
1.05 per square mile
23.99 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:721 (96.52%, #56)
Black:0 (0.00%, #79)
Hispanic:4 (0.54%, #89)
Asian:12 (1.61%, #7)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):3 (0.40%, #40)
One Race, Other:2 (0.27%, see rank)
Two or More Races:9 (1.20%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

585 (78.31%) out of the total population of 747 reported first ancestry.

 Thomas County% of the Total PopulationNebraskaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.42%0.56%
Czech111.47%, see rank4.81%0.47%
Danish20.27%, see rank2.36%0.42%
Dutch273.61%, see rank1.94%1.40%
English11915.93%, see rank8.30%8.02%
French344.55%, see rank2.66%3.34%
German35447.39%, see rank37.84%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.20%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish10714.32%, see rank13.72%10.80%
Italian30.40%, see rank2.79%5.52%
Norwegian40.54%, see rank2.03%1.42%
Polish405.35%, see rank3.59%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian30.40%, see rank0.67%0.92%
Scotch-Irish233.08%, see rank0.84%0.99%
Scottish40.54%, see rank1.30%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.81%0.95%
Swedish293.88%, see rank4.41%1.27%
Swiss91.20%, see rank0.42%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.11%0.31%
American304.02%, see rank4.39%7.12%
Welsh50.67%, see rank0.60%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 381 (51.00%, see rank)
Females: 366 (49.00%, see rank)

Thomas County
Male: 51.00%
Female: 49.00%
Male: 49.67%
Female: 50.33%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Thomas County
44.50 years old
36.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Thomas County
42.20 years old
35.10 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Thomas County
48.30 years old
37.50 years old
38.80 years old

 Thomas County% of the Total PopulationNebraskaU.S.
Under 5 years253.35%, see rank7.03%6.36%
5 to 9 years496.56%, see rank7.06%6.51%
10 to 14 years496.56%, see rank6.83%6.59%
15 to 19 years618.17%, see rank6.92%6.85%
20 to 24 years344.55%, see rank7.21%7.13%
25 to 34 years608.03%, see rank13.46%13.47%
35 to 44 years10013.39%, see rank11.99%12.96%
45 to 54 years8911.91%, see rank13.41%14.09%
55 to 64 years13518.07%, see rank12.20%12.29%
65 to 74 years9212.32%, see rank7.17%7.64%
75 to 84 344.55%, see rank4.58%4.25%
85 years and over192.54%, see rank2.14%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Thomas CountyNebraskaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population529, 100%1,205,229209,056,129
Less Than High School34, 6.43%, see rank9.48%13.67%
High School Graduate151, 28.54%, see rank27.83%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree216, 40.83%, see rank33.73%29.09%
Bachelor Degree96, 18.15%, see rank19.56%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree32, 6.05%, see rank9.40%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.71, see rank13.7413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Thomas County NebraskaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)8490.48%, see rank9.52%, see rank87.51%12.49%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)5296.15%, see rank3.85%, see rank89.60%10.40%90.60%9.40%
College24100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank79.70%20.30%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School6100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank68.66%31.34%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Thomas CountyNebraskaU.S.
Total Households324, 100%731,347116,211,092
Average Household Size2.30, see rank2.472.63
1 Person Households91, 28.09%, see rank28.72%27.57%
2 or More Person Households233, 71.91%, see rank71.28%72.43%
Family Households (Families)230, 70.99%, see rank65.05%66.22%
Average Family Size2.80, see rank3.123.32
Married-Couple Family202, 62.35%, see rank50.89%48.42%
Nonfamily Households94, 29.01%, see rank34.95%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Thomas County%NebraskaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total624see rank1,467,464252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over300100%, see rank722,917123,281,364
Never Married6421.33%, see rank32.45%35.77%
Married20668.67%, see rank55.59%52.04%
Widowed62.00%, see rank2.45%2.57%
Divorced248.00%, see rank9.51%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over324100%, see rank744,547129,692,771
Never Married5416.67%, see rank25.96%29.48%
Married22067.90%, see rank53.55%49.19%
Widowed175.25%, see rank9.13%9.16%
Divorced3310.19%, see rank11.36%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Thomas County%NebraskaU.S.
Native72697.19%, see rank93.51%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence57576.97%, see rank65.36%58.73%
Born in Different State15120.21%, see rank27.42%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank0.73%1.42%
Foreign Born212.81%, see rank6.49%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship182.41%, see rank2.30%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship30.40%, see rank4.19%7.09%
Born In Europe30.40%, see rank0.51%1.53%
Born In Asia101.34%, see rank1.71%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.51%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank3.65%6.83%
Born In Northern America81.07%, see rank0.08%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Thomas County%NebraskaU.S.
English31195.99%, see rank89.37%79.39%
Spanish20.62%, see rank6.44%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages51.54%, see rank2.13%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages61.85%, see rank1.37%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.69%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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