Clyde, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Clyde, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Clyde had a population of 1,285 as of July 1, 2017. Clyde ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clyde is located at latitude 35.5331 and longitude -82.911 in Haywood County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Clyde (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Haywood County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,533 feet.

The Town of Clyde (GNIS ID: 2406284) 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.

The Town of Clyde is located within Township of Clyde, a minor civil division (MCD) of Haywood County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clyde population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clyde: Lower Pigeon.

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Clyde, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,285
Daytime Population: Workers 255
Daytime Population: Residents 619
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 874
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 1,284
Population in Familes 1,034
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 1,486
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $43,803
Average Household Income $59,946
Per Capita Income $26,694


Total Housing Units 652 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 356 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 215 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $214,286
Average Home Value $241,550


Total Households 570
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 370
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.68% 0.81%
Households 0.6% 0.76%
Families 0.46% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   2.88%

Clyde, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clyde to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 396 47th
Population Density # 87 88th
Diversity Index # 623 16th
Median Household Income # 308 58th
Per Capita Income # 224 70th

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