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Welcome to Thomasville ...
The city of Thomasville is located in Davidson County<1>.
The location of Thomasville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Thomasville has a population of 26,720 people<3> (see below for details).
Thomasville is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Thomasville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Thomasville: (336)
The community of Thomasville was established in 1852.
Websites for Thomasville ...
Official Website: www.ci.thomasville.nc.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Thomasville had an population of 26,720 people. This is a decrease of 0.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Thomasville had a population of 26,757 people (which is 16.43% of the total population of Davidson County). This makes Thomasville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Thomasville represents 0.28% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 33rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 26,757 people, the population of Thomasville increased 35.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,788 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Thomasville.
Communities Also Named Thomasville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 15 communities that are also named Thomasville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York, 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. Our list includes 14 papers. 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.
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.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Thomasville was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Thomasville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Thomasville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Thomasville: www.ci.thomasville.nc.us/
The official website for Davidson County: www.co.davidson.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 May 2023