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Tyrone, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Town of Tyrone had a population of 7,292 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Tyrone is located at latitude 33.4761 and longitude -84.5945 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tyrone (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 981 feet.

The Town of Tyrone (GNIS ID: 2406772) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Tyrone is located within Peachtree City-Tyrone Division of Fayette County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tyrone population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Tyrone: Jay Bird.

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Tyrone, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,292
Daytime Population: Workers 3,275
Daytime Population: Residents 3,928
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,203
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 7,292
Population in Familes 6,642
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 582
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $87,788
Average Household Income $108,865
Per Capita Income $37,259


Total Housing Units 2,592 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,061 (79.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 430 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $311,832
Average Home Value $344,059


Total Households 2,491
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 2,046
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.81% 0.94%
Households 0.76% 0.9%
Families 0.59% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Tyrone, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyrone to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 127 80th
Population Density # 307 51st
Diversity Index # 176 72nd
Median Household Income # 12 98th
Per Capita Income # 30 95th

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