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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Tryon is 1,681, which is 4.49% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Tryon population density is 840.84 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 181.17 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Tryon is white, which represent 80.43% of the total population. The average Tryon education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,681. #348

Population Growth Since 2000, #517

Tryon, NC
North Carolina

Population Density, #295

Tryon, NC
840.84 per square mile
North Carolina
181.17 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,352 (80.43%, #352)
Black:329 (19.57%, #276)
Hispanic:0 (0.00%, #599)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #361)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #369)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,486 (88.40%) out of the total population of 1,681 reported first ancestry.

 Tryon, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.34%0.56%
Czech70.42%, see rank0.18%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.15%0.42%
Dutch160.95%, see rank1.07%1.40%
English18210.83%, see rank9.75%8.02%
French221.31%, see rank2.02%3.34%
German25315.05%, see rank10.69%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.28%0.41%
Hungarian50.30%, see rank0.26%0.46%
Irish1669.88%, see rank8.88%10.80%
Italian352.08%, see rank3.06%5.52%
Norwegian181.07%, see rank0.46%1.42%
Polish241.43%, see rank1.39%3.01%
Portuguese321.90%, see rank0.16%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.43%0.92%
Scotch-Irish19211.42%, see rank2.68%0.99%
Scottish1146.78%, see rank2.46%1.72%
Subsaharan African140.83%, see rank1.00%0.95%
Swedish40.24%, see rank0.55%1.27%
Swiss150.89%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.31%
American18210.83%, see rank12.51%7.12%
Welsh160.95%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 824 (49.02%, see rank)
Females: 857 (50.98%, see rank)

Tryon, NC
Male: 49.02%
Female: 50.98%
North Carolina
Male: 48.72%
Female: 51.28%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Tryon, NC
59.00 years old
North Carolina
37.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Tryon, NC
50.00 years old
North Carolina
36.30 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Tryon, NC
62.90 years old
North Carolina
39.20 years old
38.80 years old

 Tryon, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Under 5 years160.95%, see rank6.34%6.36%
5 to 9 years553.27%, see rank6.56%6.51%
10 to 14 years1187.02%, see rank6.65%6.59%
15 to 19 years593.51%, see rank6.71%6.85%
20 to 24 years533.15%, see rank7.13%7.13%
25 to 34 years684.05%, see rank12.99%13.47%
35 to 44 years19011.30%, see rank13.50%12.96%
45 to 54 years23914.22%, see rank14.02%14.09%
55 to 64 years25014.87%, see rank12.30%12.29%
65 to 74 years28116.72%, see rank8.00%7.64%
75 to 84 21913.03%, see rank4.19%4.25%
85 years and over1337.91%, see rank1.61%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Tryon, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,380, 100%6,495,047209,056,129
Less Than High School139, 10.07%, see rank14.59%13.67%
High School Graduate309, 22.39%, see rank26.86%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree448, 32.46%, see rank30.76%29.09%
Bachelor Degree288, 20.87%, see rank18.24%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree196, 14.20%, see rank9.55%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#14.08, see rank13.4313.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Tryon, NC North CarolinaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)70100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank90.90%9.10%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)77100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank92.04%7.96%90.60%9.40%
College50100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank82.15%17.85%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School2684.62%, see rank15.38%, see rank65.79%34.21%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Tryon, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total Households853, 100%3,742,514116,211,092
Average Household Size1.87, see rank2.542.63
1 Person Households366, 42.91%, see rank27.90%27.57%
2 or More Person Households487, 57.09%, see rank72.10%72.43%
Family Households (Families)435, 51.00%, see rank66.40%66.22%
Average Family Size2.58, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family240, 28.14%, see rank48.20%48.42%
Nonfamily Households418, 49.00%, see rank33.60%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Tryon, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,492see rank7,844,445252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over681100%, see rank3,778,356123,281,364
Never Married19228.19%, see rank33.73%35.77%
Married28842.29%, see rank54.33%52.04%
Widowed355.14%, see rank2.62%2.57%
Divorced16624.38%, see rank9.32%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over811100%, see rank4,066,089129,692,771
Never Married17821.95%, see rank27.90%29.48%
Married25831.81%, see rank50.44%49.19%
Widowed23428.85%, see rank9.64%9.16%
Divorced14117.39%, see rank12.02%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Tryon, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
Native1,63197.03%, see rank92.40%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence64138.13%, see rank57.79%58.73%
Born in Different State95856.99%, see rank33.52%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
321.90%, see rank1.08%1.42%
Foreign Born502.97%, see rank7.60%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship372.20%, see rank2.46%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship130.77%, see rank5.14%7.09%
Born In Europe502.97%, see rank0.81%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.85%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.46%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank4.28%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.17%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Tryon, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
English82596.72%, see rank89.22%79.39%
Spanish60.70%, see rank6.56%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages182.11%, see rank2.13%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages40.47%, see rank1.55%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.54%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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