Tyrone, GA


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Tyrone is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,194 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Tyrone is the 111th largest community in Georgia.

Tyrone real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Tyrone house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Tyrone is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tyrone is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tyrone who work in sales jobs (13.00%), management occupations (12.87%), and office and administrative support (12.71%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.17% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Tyrone is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Tyrone a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Tyrone has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Tyrone’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Tyrone is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.40% of adults in Tyrone have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Tyrone in 2010 was $32,913, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,652 for a family of four. However, Tyrone contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Tyrone is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Tyrone home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tyrone residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Tyrone also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.30% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Tyrone include German, English, French , and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Tyrone is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.

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