Thornton

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  4. Thornton Employment Information
  5. Thornton Family Information
  6. Thornton Education Information
  7. Thornton Public Benefits Information
  8. Thornton Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Thornton Legal Resources

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Thornton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 4,842
  • Land Area (2000): 187.001 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.232 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 1,536

Thornton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 549 11.12%
 Rural, Farm 477 9.66%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,910 79.21%

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Thornton Employment Information

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Thornton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 248 18.99%
2. Construction 215 16.46%
3. Educational Services 164 12.56%
4. Public Administration 59 4.52%
5. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 58 4.44%
6. Printing and Related Manufacturing 56 4.29%
7. Accommodation and Food Services 54 4.13%
8. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 52 3.98%
9. Truck Transportation 44 3.37%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 43 3.29%
11. Finance and Insurance 41 3.14%
12. Health Care 38 2.91%
13. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 23 1.76%
14. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 20 1.53%
15. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 18 1.38%
16. Food Manufacturing 18 1.38%
17. Gasoline Stations 17 1.30%
18. Nonmetallic Mineral Manufacturing 13 1.00%
19. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 11 0.84%
20. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 11 0.84%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 200 21.30%
2. Health Care 108 11.50%
3. Printing and Related Manufacturing 63 6.71%
4. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 58 6.18%
5. Finance and Insurance 46 4.90%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 45 4.79%
7. Construction 45 4.79%
8. Food Manufacturing 44 4.69%
9. Personal and Laundry Services 39 4.15%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 31 3.30%
11. Department and Other General Stores 28 2.98%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 27 2.88%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 20 2.13%
14. Social Assistance 20 2.13%
15. Public Administration 17 1.81%
16. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 12 1.28%
17. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 11 1.17%
18. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 10 1.06%
19. Repair and Maintenance 10 1.06%
20. Motor Vehicles, Parts and Supplies, Wholesale 8 0.85%

Thornton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Farmers and Farm Managers 159 12.17%
2. Agricultural Workers 74 5.67%
3. Postsecondary Teachers 73 5.59%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 71 5.44%
5. Vehicle Mechanics 57 4.36%
6. Other Management Occupations 55 4.21%
7. Top Executives 46 3.52%
8. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 45 3.45%
9. Carpenters 39 2.99%
10. Drafters / Engineering / Mappers 36 2.76%
11. Other Installation / Maintenance 36 2.76%
12. Other Construction Trades 34 2.60%
13. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 33 2.53%
14. Operations Managers Non Finance 33 2.53%
15. Other Sales and Related Occupations 33 2.53%
16. Law Enforcement Workers 29 2.22%
17. Teachers, Secondary School 27 2.07%
18. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 22 1.68%
19. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 22 1.68%
20. Financial Managers 21 1.61%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 80 8.52%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 73 7.77%
3. Agricultural Workers 56 5.96%
4. Secretaries and Admins 51 5.43%
5. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 49 5.22%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 48 5.11%
7. Cashiers 46 4.90%
8. Farmers and Farm Managers 33 3.51%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 32 3.41%
10. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 32 3.41%
11. Health Technologists and Technicians 27 2.88%
12. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 27 2.88%
13. Registered Nurses 26 2.77%
14. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 25 2.66%
15. Personal Appearance Workers 23 2.45%
16. Postsecondary Teachers 22 2.34%
17. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 21 2.24%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 20 2.13%
19. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 19 2.02%
20. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 18 1.92%

Thornton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 1,858 56.17%
15-35 hours 517 15.63%
1-14 hours 189 5.71%
No regular hours 744 22.49%

Thornton Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 31 1.57%
5 AM-5:29 AM 18 0.91%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 82 4.16%
6 AM-6:29 AM 115 5.83%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 118 5.98%
7 AM-7:29 AM 275 13.95%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 532 26.98%
8 AM-8:29 AM 236 11.97%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 110 5.58%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 113 5.73%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 58 2.94%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 26 1.32%
Noon-3:59 PM 96 4.87%
4 PM-11:59 PM 162 8.22%

Thornton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 99 5.02%
5-9 338 17.14%
10-14 520 26.37%
15-19 435 22.06%
20-24 162 8.22%
25-29 47 2.38%
30-34 106 5.38%
35-39 41 2.08%
40-44 77 3.90%
45-59 31 1.57%
60-89 67 3.40%
At least 90 49 2.48%

Thornton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 14 0.71% 1,587 80.48%
30-44 0 0.00% 224 11.36%
45-59 0 0.00% 31 1.57%
At least 60 20 1.01% 96 4.87%

Thornton Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 251 11.56%
 Car / truck / van, solo 1,627 74.91%
 Motorcycle 5 0.23%
 Other 6 0.28%
 Public transportation 34 1.57%
 Walked 49 2.26%
 Worked at home 200 9.21%

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Thornton Family Information

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Households (2000): 1,439 (4,936 people)
Families (2000): 1,244 (4,687 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 578
People at same address in 1995: 2,825

Thornton Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 53 3.68%
$10,000-$14,999 107 7.44%
$15,000-$19,999 124 8.62%
$20,000-$24,999 123 8.55%
$25,000-$29,999 107 7.44%
$30,000-$34,999 138 9.59%
$35,000-$39,999 84 5.84%
$40,000-$44,999 110 7.64%
$45,000-$49,999 81 5.63%
$50,000-$59,999 173 12.02%
$60,000-$74,999 182 12.65%
$75,000-$99,999 75 5.21%
$100,000-$124,999 14 0.97%
$125,000-$149,999 8 0.56%
$150,000-$199,999 30 2.08%
$200,000 or more 30 2.08%

Thornton Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 182 13.07%
 Family, 2 people 369 26.49%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 13 0.93%
 Family, 3 people 216 15.51%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 1 0.07%
 Family, 4 people 221 15.87%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 3 0.22%
 Family, 5 people 154 11.06%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 123 8.83%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 111 7.97%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Thornton Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 1,291 30.74%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 566 13.48%
Public Assistance 17 0.40%
Retirement 176 4.19%
Self Employment 509 12.12%
Social Security 276 6.57%
Supplemental Security 30 0.71%
Wage / Salary 1,172 27.90%
Other 163 3.88%

Thornton Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 469 41.14%
 With children under 18 671 58.86%

Thornton Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 85 4.92%
 Married 1,175 68.08%
 Never Married 466 27.00%
 Widowed 0 0.00%

Thornton Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 81 4.80%
 Married 1,193 70.63%
 Never Married 318 18.83%
 Widowed 97 5.74%

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Thornton Education Information

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Thornton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 111 3.64%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 261 8.56%
 High school diploma or equivalent 701 22.98%
 Some college, no degree 956 31.34%
 Associate degree 467 15.31%
 Bachelors degree 365 11.97%
 Graduate or professional degree 189 6.20%

Thornton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 46 0.95% 76 1.57% 122 2.52%
Kindergarten 92 1.90% 8 0.17% 100 2.07%
Grades 1-4 409 8.45% 9 0.19% 418 8.63%
Grades 5-8 459 9.48% 0 0.00% 459 9.48%
Grades 9-12 434 8.96% 9 0.19% 443 9.15%
Undergrad college 55 1.14% 133 2.75% 188 3.88%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 1,495 30.88% 235 4.85% 1,730 35.73%

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Thornton Public Benefits Information

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Thornton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 4,294 87.24%
 Below Poverty Level 628 12.76%

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Thornton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Thornton Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 933 19.27%
10-19 Years 1,101 22.74%
20-29 Years 603 12.45%
30-39 Years 578 11.94%
40-49 Years 618 12.76%
50-59 Years 448 9.25%
60-69 Years 306 6.32%
70-79 Years 175 3.61%
80-89 Years 71 1.47%
90+ Years 9 0.19%

Thornton Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 2,522 52.09%
 Female 2,320 47.91%

Thornton Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 4,573 94.44%
 Hispanic/Latino 202 4.17%
 Multiracial 29 0.60%
 Amerindian 19 0.39%
 Asian 14 0.29%
 African-American 3 0.06%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.02%
 Other Race 1 0.02%

Thornton Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 1,662 32.83%
2. German 733 14.48%
3. United States Or American 482 9.52%
4. Swedish 427 8.43%
5. Danish 381 7.53%
6. Irish 310 6.12%
7. Scottish 267 5.27%
8. Norwegian 132 2.61%
9. Swiss 128 2.53%
10. Welsh 118 2.33%

Thornton Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 4,052 90.14%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 342 7.61%
3. German 42 0.93%
4. Tagalog 31 0.69%
5. Italian 22 0.49%
6. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 6 0.13%

Thornton Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 4,796 97.16%
 Naturalized immigrant 12 0.24%
 Not a citizen 128 2.59%

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Thornton Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.