|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Thunderbolt is 2,533. Thunderbolt, Georgia is the 6,784th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Thunderbolt was in 1990, when its population was 3,022. In 1990, Thunderbolt was the 5,485th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,784th largest city in the US. Thunderbolt is currently 16.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Thunderbolt has grown 0.3% since the 2000. Thunderbolt, Georgia's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6779||Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas||2,539||11.0%|
|6780||La Pine, Oregon||2,538||178.5%|
|6783||The Hills, Texas||2,535||61.3%|
|6785||Star Valley, Arizona||2,532||25.4%|
|6786||Lewiston, New York||2,529||-8.8%|
|6787||Spring Lake, Michigan||2,529||0.7%|
The total voting age population of Thunderbolt, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,080. The voting age population is 44.3% male and 55.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.8% of the residents of Thunderbolt are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Thunderbolt are 61.0% White, 34.2% Black, 3.2% Two or more races and 1.6% Asian. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Thunderbolt, 14.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.1%. On a per-household basis, 11.0% of families are below the poverty line in Thunderbolt.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.8% of Thunderbolt residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Thunderbolt residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.9% have a bachelor's degree and 12.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Thunderbolt residents aged 5 and older, 10.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Thunderbolt is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Thunderbolt, 9.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Thunderbolt is $60,819.
In Thunderbolt, 56.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.6% of housing units in Thunderbolt.
Of all the housing units in Thunderbolt, 7.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Thunderbolt, 13.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Thunderbolt is $1,111.
In Thunderbolt, 87.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.