NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Tryon, NC

Tryon, NC is located in Polk County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Tryon is about 1,615 with about 312 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,584.

The Average Home Value is $250,800.00, which is roughly 36% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 25% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $51,262.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 11% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tryon is about 5.5%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Polk County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 41.24% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 62.22%
Democratic: 36.56%
Libertarian: 0.7%
Other: 0.34%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Columbus, NC (2.65 mi.)
Saluda, NC (5.12 mi.)
Mill Spring, NC (9.04 mi.)
Zirconia, NC (10.76 mi.)
Flat Rock, NC (11.55 mi.)
East Flat Rock, NC (11.72 mi.)
E Flat Rock, NC (11.72 mi.)
Lake Lure, NC (16.35 mi.)
Laurel Park, NC (16.36 mi.)
Hendersonville, NC (16.36 mi.)
Hendersonvlle, NC (16.36 mi.)
Rutherfordton, NC (17.87 mi.)
Gerton, NC (18.32 mi.)
Spindale, NC (19.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28782
Latitude : 35.228951
Longitude : -82.175788
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1036 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.12
Male Population Estimate : 47.69%
Female Population Estimate : 52.31%
Median Age : 52.7
Male Median Age : 50.2
Female Median Age : 54.7

White Population Estimate : 90.17%
Black Population Estimate : 7.75%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.59%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.62%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Other Population Estimate : 2.38%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Tryon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Polk County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Polk County: About 63 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Polk County is about 78% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.