|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Thompson is 500. Thompson, Iowa is the 13,191st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Thompson was in 2000, when its population was 597. In 2000, Thompson was the 12,596th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,191st largest city in the US. Thompson is currently 16.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Thompson has shrunk 16.2% since the year 2000. Thompson, Iowa's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13188||Hemingway, South Carolina||500||-12.2%|
|13189||Lyndon Station, Wisconsin||500||9.4%|
|13190||South Fork, Colorado||500||-16.9%|
The total voting age population of Thompson, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 294. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 30.6% of the residents of Thompson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Thompson are 98.4% White and 1.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 12.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Thompson, 15.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.0%. On a per-household basis, 14.6% of families are below the poverty line in Thompson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.3% of Thompson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.8% of Thompson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.7% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Thompson residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Thompson is 1.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Thompson, 4.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Thompson is $44,500.
In Thompson, 77.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.3% of housing units in Thompson.
Of all the housing units in Thompson, 32.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Thompson, 2.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Thompson is $689.
In Thompson, 62.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.