Thomasville is a city located in Alabama, USA. It is within Clarke County on the elevated area at the center of Tombigbee and Alabama rivers. Thomasville has a total area of 8.8 square miles at 31°54′41″N 87°44′24″W. It is elevated by 381 feet above sea level. Thomasville was incorporated on November 24, 1888. The economy of Thomasville has always been known as a progressive town which mainly relies on retail trade and the service sector like garment factories, sawmills, and cotton gins. Thomasville City School System is owned by the city itself. As of 2010 census, the total population of Thomasville was about 4,209 people. The population density was 458.31/sq mi. Thomasville has ZIP codes 36762 and 36784.