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Thompson is a city in Winnebago County.

The latitude of Thompson is 43.371N. The longitude is -93.773W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,270 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 578.


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Median household income
Local
$32,868
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Thompson demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Winnebago County Fair - July 11-16, 2007
Dates often change. Check Thompson web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Thompson demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Winnebago County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 50478 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

31% of Thompson residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Thompson ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Thompson was $18,919, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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11% of Thompson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Thompson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $189.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $506.


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Winnebago County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Thompson political report.

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The average commute time for Thompson workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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