Tyrone is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,506 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.
Tyrone is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tyrone is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tyrone who work in business and financial occupations (11.80%), management occupations (11.38%), and sales jobs (9.20%).
Also of interest is that Tyrone has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.22% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Tyrone is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Tyrone’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Tyrone, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.47 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Tyrone. 55.59% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Tyrone in 2018 was $44,229, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,916 for a family of four.
Tyrone is an extremely 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. Important ancestries of people in Tyrone include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Tyrone is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Polish.