Tryon, North Carolina Population 2020

1,620

Tryon is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,620, it is the 276th largest city in North Carolina and the 8428th largest city in the United States. Tryon is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually but its population has decreased by -1.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,646 in 2010. Tryon reached it's highest population of 1,635 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Tryon has a population density of 811 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tryon is $52,077 with a poverty rate of 15.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,060 per month, and the median house value is $194,200. The median age in Tryon is 60.8 years, 54.8 years for males, and 68.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.3 males.

Tryon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tryon was:

  • White: 83.21%
  • Black or African American: 14.77%
  • Other race: 1.71%
  • Two or more races: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tryon, North Carolina is 1,620, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,612.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,646.

Tryon, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,31383.21%
Black or African American23314.77%
Some Other Race271.71%
Two or More Races50.32%

Tryon Population Pyramid 2020

Tryon Median Age

60.8


Total

54.8


Male

68.2


Female

Tryon Adults

There are 1,387 adults, (670 of whom are seniors) in Tryon.

Tryon Age Dependency

120.1

Age Dependency Ratio

93.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tryon Sex Ratio

Female

780

49.43%

Male

798

50.57%

Tryon Households and Families

Tryon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tryon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.9%25.1%
Female61.3%38.7%
All56.7%43.3%
Non Family52.2%47.8%
Male10.9%89.1%

56.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8861.6856.7
Non Family5381.1252.2
Married2272.3774.9
Female753.0561.3
Male462.6110.9

2.41

Average Family Size

1.68

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tryon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade161.22%
9th to 12th Grade332.52%
High School Graduate16312.43%
Some College30923.57%
Associates Degree1259.53%
Bachelors Degree42032.04%
Graduate Degree24518.69%

Tryon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1781,156652
Black120937
Other Race13136

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 55.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,950$32,574$26,719
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$13,304$$20,750
Some College$30,658$26,827$31,118
Bachelors Degree$28,958$34,000$
Graduate Degree$55,893$74,375$55,357

$28,950

Average Earnings

$32,574

Average Male

$26,719

Average Female

Tryon Language

Tryon Language by Age

Tryon Language

96.27% of Tryon residents speak only English, while 3.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Tryon Poverty

Tryon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21516174.88%
White1,244756.03%

15.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.74%

Male Poverty Rate

7.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tryon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tryon is Black, with 74.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tryon is White, with 6.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School67.50%
High School21.17%
Bachelors or Greater7.92%
Some College6.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Male Employed16.99%
Female Employed10.65%

Tryon Income

Tryon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,231$52,077
Families$45,455$58,241
Married Families$70,938-
Non Families$35,469$45,515

Tryon Marital Status

Tryon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tryon Married by Age and Sex

Tryon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Tryon Marital Status by Race

Tryon Veterans

138

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
Korea30
World War II27
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+74
65 to 7441
55 to 6412
35 to 5411
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White13110.49%
Black75.83%

$Tryon Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tryon Employment Status

45.4%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Tryon Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

35.49%

Born in North Carolina

97.47%

Native Born

2.53%

Foreign Born

0.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.47% of Tryon residents were born in the United States, with 35.49% having been born in North Carolina. 0.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,62040.25%
20191,61640.25%
20181,61230.19%
20171,60940.25%
20161,605-7-0.43%
20151,61230.19%
20141,609-5-0.31%
20131,61460.37%
20121,6080.00%
20111,608-27-1.65%
20101,6350.00%