Thorsby is a small town in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is within Chilton County. Thorsby coordinates at 32°55′1″N 86°42′57″W. The elevation is 696 feet above sea level. The town is prone to tropical storms and hurricanes due to its closeness to the Central Gulf Coast. Thorsby was first settled in 1895 and then incorporated in 1901. On recent census data, Thorsby total population is 2,052 with a population density of 352.03/sq mi. Recent job growth is positively increased by 0.25 percent. Zip code is 35171.