Thomaston, Alabama

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Thomaston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 65 miles S of Tuscaloosa, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 213 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Marengo
Standard Zip Codes 36783
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.266
Longitude -87.625

Thomaston Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55.7 inches
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55 inches
Distance 39.3 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 56 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55.5 inches
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Thomaston Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 383 100%
Male 169 44.1%
Female 214 55.9%
Under 18 92 24%
18+ 291 76%
65+ 84 21.9%
Median Age 40.5
Average Family Size 3.01
White 186 48.6%
African-American 192 50.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 5 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 2.3%

Estimated Thomaston Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 375
Growth -8
Growth % -2.1%

Thomaston Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 66.4%
US/American 14.7%
European 5.9%
German 3.8%
Scotch-Irish 3.5%
Irish 2.1%
Swiss 1%
Italian 1%
English 1%
Polish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Thomaston 383 $31,250
Demopolis 7,540 $35,752
Linden 2,424 $30,733
Orrville 230 $31,719
Pine Hill 966 $32,813
Sweet Water 234 $61,786
Uniontown 1,636 $14,148
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Thomaston High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 371 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.1

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