The Town of Tryon had a population of 1,679 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Tryon is located at latitude 35.2082 and longitude -82.2384 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.
|Population in Households||1,620|
|Population in Familes||1,167|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||59|
|Median Household Income||$38,411|
|Average Household Income||$63,141|
|Per Capita Income||$30,875|
|Total Housing Units||1,098 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||541 (49.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||294 (26.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||263 (24.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$201,786|
|Average Home Value||$255,904|
|Average Household Size||1.94|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Tryon to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 350||53rd|
|Population Density||# 291||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 492||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 497||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 151||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.