Troy is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,945 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Troy is the 256th largest community in North Carolina.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Troy rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.66% of adults 25 and older in Troy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Troy in 2018 was $19,007, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,028 for a family of four. However, Troy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Troy is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Troy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Troy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Troy include English, European, German, Irish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Troy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.