Tyrrell County NC Information


Tyrrell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,199
Daytime Population: Workers 1,694
Daytime Population: Residents 2,164
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,858
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 3,676
Population in Familes 2,992
Population in Group Qrtrs 523
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $34,671
Average Household Income $46,032
Per Capita Income $18,959


Total Housing Units 2,068 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,078 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 474 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 516 (25.0%)
Median Home Value $123,320
Average Home Value $166,071


Total Households 1,552
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,033
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 -0.66% -0.58%
Households -0.38% -0.67%
Families -0.56% -0.77%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Tyrrell County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyrrell County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 100 1st
Population Density # 99 2nd
Diversity Index # 18 84th
Median Household Income # 91 10th
Per Capita Income # 92 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.