The Town of Tryon had a population of 1,737 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Tryon is located at latitude 35.2088 and longitude -82.2379 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tryon (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,102 feet.
The Town of Tryon (GNIS ID: 2406761) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tryon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,678|
|Population in Familes||1,203|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||59|
|Average Household Size||1.98|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,119 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||567 (50.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||281 (25.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||271 (24.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$194,141|
|Average Home Value||$251,852|
|Median Household Income||$37,208|
|Average Household Income||$56,033|
|Per Capita Income||$27,089|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.43%|
The table below compares Tryon to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 345||53rd|
|Population Density1||# 277||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 489||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 458||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 185||75th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.