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The Town of Tryon had a population of 1,701 as of July 1, 2020.
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 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.
|Total Population||1,701 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,645 (96.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,173 (69.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||56 ( 3.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$44,391|
|Average Household Income||$65,621|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||25%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,746|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,125 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||540 (48.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||307 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||278 (24.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$266,346|
|Average Home Value||$302,917|
|Housing Affordability Index3||105|
|Average Household Size||1.94|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.78%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Tryon to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 349||53rd|
|Population Density||# 292||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 418||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 63||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 178||76th|
|Diversity Index||# 509||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.