ZIP Code 28782 - Tryon North Carolina

ZIP Code 28782 is located in Tryon North Carolina. Portions of 28782 are also in Tryon Township and Columbus Township and Green Creek Township and Saluda Township. 28782 is entirely within Polk County. Regionally, it is located in the Asheville Area.

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ZIP Code 28782 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTryon
Primary CountyPolk County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)6,420
Area Code(s)828
Current Time

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28782 Demographics

28782 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in North Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 28782 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 28782 is White. The current unemployment level in 28782 is 3.7%.

Population Growth Rate-0.64%
Population Density141 People per Square Mile
Total Households3,073
Percentage High Income Households2.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$57,103
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$80,840
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 93.82%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 67.38%

28782 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.05%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28782 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

28782 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College3267.11%
Bachelor Degree89119.44%
High School Diploma1,18225.79%
No High School Diploma190.41%
GED or Alternate1593.47%
1 or More Years of College82818.07%
Associates Degree4108.95%
Masters Degree54811.96%
Professional Degree1633.56%
Doctorate Degree571.24%

28782 Geography

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RegionAsheville Area
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area45 Square Miles

28782 Politics

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28782 Schools

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28782 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion45a - Southern Inner Piedmont

28782 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313844536166655947383147
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372798488868072625370
Avg Precip (In.)5.885.196.724.725.815.675.226.075.514.924.914.9265.55

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