Thompson demographics profile

StatisticThompsonIowaNational
Population4663,106,589318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5315591
Median age51.338.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)76%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%44%43%
Speak English90%92%79%
Speak Spanish8%4%13%
Thompson, IA has a population of 466 and is the 19,970th largest city in the United States. The population density is 531 per sq mi which is 872% higher than the Iowa average and 486% higher than the national average. The median age in Thompson is 51 which is approximately 35% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Thompson, 76% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 68% of Thompson residents were born in Iowa, 22% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Thompson is 872% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Thompson is 35% higher than Iowa.
  • In Thompson 96.14% of the population is White.
  • In Thompson 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Thompson 1.93% of the population is Asian.

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Thompson population breakdown by race

RaceThompsonIowaNational
White96.14%90.90%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
Asian1.93%2.14%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.64%1.97%3.06%
Other race1.29%1.27%4.75%
In Thompson, 8.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Thompson, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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