Thompson’s Station is a growing community that appeals to families that are looking for affordable living and quiet neighborhoods within relatively close proximity to Franklin, Brentwood and Nashville.
Thompson’s Station Demographic Data[Williamson County Schools]
- As of the census of 2000, there were 1,283 people, 447 households, and 375 families residing in the town. The population density was 87.2 people per square mile (33.7/km²). There were 473 housing units at an average density of 32.2 per square mile (12.4/km²). The racial makeup of Thompson’s Station was 91.19% White, 7.01% African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.55% Asian, 0.62% from other races, and 0.47% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.57% of the population of Thompson’s Station.
- There were 447 households out of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 75.2% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.9% were non-families. 14.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size in Thompsons Station was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.17.
- In the town the population was spread out with 26.8% under the age of 18, 6.3% from 18 to 24, 31.0% from 25 to 44, 26.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 102.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.4 males.
- The median income for a household in the town was $66,875, and the median income for a family was $70,568. Males had a median income of $50,337 versus $31,528 for females. The per capita income for Thompson’s Station was $24,143. About 4.1% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.3% of those under age 18 and 12.6% of those age 65 or over.
A special census was taken by the Thompson’s Station in June, 2008 and the new census of 1,723 residents was certified by the State of Tennessee on June 30, 2008. No demographic data was obtained in this census. Demographic data courtesy of Wikipedia
The community has a rich history that lends to the appeal of residing in this southern Williamson County town. Growth is expected as many major companies begin moving into the local area including Mars Inc. who has broken ground on their 500,000 square foot North American headquarters facility off of Columbia Pike just south of State Route 840. The majority of home prices in Thompson’s Station range from $150K’s – $400K’s.
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