Tryon, North Carolina Population 2021

1,615
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Tryon is a city located in Polk County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,615, it is the 278th largest city in North Carolina and the 8430th largest city in the United States . Tryon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,646 in 2010. Tryon reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Tryon has a population density of 809 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tryon is $55,745 with a poverty rate of 11.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,138 per month, and the median house value is $198,300. The median age in Tryon is 62.4 years, 56.4 years for males, and 69.4 years for females.

Tryon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tryonwas:

  • White: 89.14%
  • Black or African American: 8.30%
  • Other race: 2.23%
  • Two or more races: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tryon, North Carolina is 1,615 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,615.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,646.

Tryon, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,32189.14%
Black or African American1238.30%
Some Other Race332.23%
Two or More Races50.34%
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Tryon Population by Race

Tryon Population Pyramid $2021

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Tryon Median Age

62.4


Total

56.4


Male

69.4


Female

Tryon Adults

There are 1,351 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Tryon.

Tryon Age Dependency

126.3

Age Dependency Ratio

106.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20

Child Dependency Ratio

Tryon Sex Ratio

Female

805

54.32%

Male

677

45.68%

Tryon Population by Age

Tryon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tryon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male31.6%68.4%
Non Family53.2%46.8%
All61%39%
Married75.5%24.5%
Female100%0%

61.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tryon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8231.761
Non Family5431.1553.2
Married2202.5975.5
Female413.85100
Male192.4731.6

2.63

Average Family Size

1.7

Average Household Size

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Tryon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.48%
9th to 12th Grade383.07%
High School Graduate12410.02%
Some College27922.54%
Associates Degree15012.12%
Bachelors Degree41933.84%
Graduate Degree22217.93%
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Tryon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tryon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1331,111627
Black88666
Other Race17178

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 55.34%.

Tryon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,974$33,879$30,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,023$$
Some College$32,759$27,260$50,917
Bachelors Degree$30,667$35,982$
Graduate Degree$56,167$$55,598

$32,974

Average Earnings

$33,879

Average Male

$30,750

Average Female

Tryon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tryon Language by Age

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Tryon Language

96.09% of Tryon residents speak only English, while 3.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.67% of the population.

Tryon Language

Tryon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,26215111.97%
Black9666.25%

11.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.12%

Male Poverty Rate

10.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tryon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tryon is White, with 11.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tryon is Black, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.99%.

Tryon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade62.86%
High School15.15%
Bachelors or Greater7.74%
Some College7.06%

Tryon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed24.00%
Male Employed10.33%
Female Employed6.56%

Tryon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tryon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,133$55,745
Families$53,400$66,941
Married Families$58,333-
Non Families$41,719$48,176
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Income by Household Type

Tryon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.0%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Tryon Married by Age and Sex

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Tryon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Tryon Marital Status by Race

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Tryon Marital Status

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103

Number of Veterans

99

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
Korea23
World War II18
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War

Tryon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+57
65 to 7436
55 to 646
35 to 544
18 to 34

Tryon Veterans by Age

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Tryon Veterans by Race

Tryon Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tryon Veterans by Education

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43.8%

Labor Force Participation

42%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tryon Employment by Age

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Tryon Employment by Race

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Tryon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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34.68%

Born in Tryon

97.37%

Native Born

2.63%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

2.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.37% of Tryon residents were born in the United States, with 34.68% having been born in North Carolina. 0.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Tryon Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,6150.00%
20201,6150.00%
20191,6150.00%
20181,61530.19%
20171,61250.31%
20161,607-5-0.31%
20151,61230.19%
20141,609-5-0.31%
20131,61460.37%
20121,6080.00%
20111,608-26-1.59%
20101,6340.00%

Tryon Population by Year