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People

Total Population 2,140
Male Share of the Population 49.4%
Female Share of the Population 50.6%
Senior Citizens 13.6%
Employed Population 16+ 832
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 57.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,750
% Above Poverty Level 80.8%
% Below Poverty Level 19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 2.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $621
Median House Value $128,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 38.4%
US/American 0%
English 8.2%
Irish 9.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Thorsby Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles S of Hoover, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Chilton
Standard Zip Codes 35171
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.915
Longitude -86.715

Thorsby Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station THORSBY EXP STATION
Distance 2.9 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches
Station CLANTON
Distance 7.8 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 75 F
Annual Precip 59.5 inches
Station SYLACAUGA 4 NE
Distance 35 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 66 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Calera 12,593 $70,337
Clanton 8,715 $46,466
Jemison 2,627 $50,893
Maplesville 815 $56,389
Montevallo 6,549 $65,347
Wilton 584 $43,173

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Thorsby High Schools

THORSBY HIGH SCHOOL
54 OPPORTUNITY DR
205-280-4880
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 854 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16

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