Tryon is located in west North Carolina. Tryon is part of Polk County. Tryon has 2.00 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Tryon population is 1,681, which has shrunk 4.49% since 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%. Tryon median household income is $40,417 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 28.52% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Tryon median house value is $174,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.84% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Tryon is much better than the state average in quality. The Tryon area code is 828.