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Welcome to Thomasville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Thomasville has a population of 18,519 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Thomasville.
Thomasville is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Thomasville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Thomasville (for example, toward Sneads (FL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Thomasville lies within the (229) area code.
The ZIP codes for Thomasville: 31757-31758, 31792, 31799<4>
Websites for Thomasville ...
Official Website: www.rose.net/
Chamber of Commerce: www.thomasvillechamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Thomasville had an population of 18,519 people. This is an increase of 0.58% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Thomasville had a population of 18,413 people (which is 41.17% of the total population of Thomas County). This makes Thomasville the county's most populous community.
The population of Thomasville represents 0.19% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 42nd most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Thomasville.
Adding Thomasville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Thomasville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Thomasville was
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Thomasville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Thomasville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Thomasville: This one is located in Thomas County and the other is located in Fulton County.
Beyond Georgia, there are 15 communities that are also named Thomasville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Thomasville.
Communities near Thomasville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Thomasville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Thomasville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Thomasville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Thomasville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Thomasville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Thomasville. See our Newspapers Page for Thomasville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Thomasville ...
Looking for more information about Thomasville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Thomasville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Thomasville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Thomasville: www.rose.net/
The official website for Thomas County: www.thomascountyboc.org/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 10 Oct 2021