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Tyrrell County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2021: 3,497 (all rural); it was 4,149 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 576
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 579
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,150
Renter-occupied apartments: 440 (it was 387 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 390 sq. mi.

Water area: 210.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Tyrrell County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.4%), Construction (16.4%), Retail trade (12.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Tyrrell County, NC (2021)
    • 1,94556.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,21435.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1484.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1113.2%Two or more races
    • 160.5%Asian alone
    • 90.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.2 years
North Carolina median age:

39.4 years
Males: 1,968  (56.3%)
Females: 1,529  (43.7%)
Average household size:
Tyrrell County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $41,922 ($25,684 in 1999)
This county:

$41,922
North Carolina:

$61,972

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $388 (lower quartile is $210, upper quartile is $636)
This county:

$388
State:

$850


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $119,230 (it was $49,700 in 2000)
Tyrrell:

$119,230
North Carolina:

$236,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $49,764 - $243,478

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $170,377
Here:

$170,377
State:

$316,354

Mobile homes: $54,601
Here:

$54,601
State:

$90,232

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,193
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $416

Institutionalized population: 626

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 14
  • Thefts: 8
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 2
  • Thefts: 1
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 5 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2020: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $193,200
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $192,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $196,100
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2004: 33 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $264,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $83,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Tyrrell, NC residents
Average permit cost in Tyrrell, NC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,441 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $867 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Tyrrell, NC in 2021
Distribution of house value in Tyrrell, NC in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Tyrrell, NC in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 16.4%
Tyrrell County:

16.4%
North Carolina:

13.4%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Black residents, 18.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 46.2 years old
(Males: 44.8 years old, Females: 48.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.0 years old, Black residents: 48.5 years old, American Indian residents: 41.7 years old, Asian residents: 44.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 37.2 years old, Other race residents: 32.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tyrrell County is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $570 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $770 a month.

Cities in this county include: Columbia.

Tyrrell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Tyrrell County: First Landing (A), Newberry Landing (B), Shadberry Landing (C), Tidewater Experiment Station (D), Tide Water Experimental Station (E), Beachgrove (F), Buncombe Hall (G), Sixteen Mile Siding (H), Somerset Place State Historical Site (I), Pettigrow State Park Information Center (J), Pettigrow State Park Office (K), Donalds Air Park (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tyrrell County include: Holly Neck Church (A), Lily Valley Church (B), Union Chapel (C), Wenona Church (D), White Marsh Church (E), Morattock Church (F), Mount Delane Church (G), Mount Hermon Church (H), Mount Olive Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Luke Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Pungo Lake (A), Phelps Lake (B), East Dismal Swamp (C), Bog Scattering Pines (D), Indian Swamp (E), Flat Swamp (F), Big Swamp (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: White Cypress Tributary (A), Chapel Swamp (B), Bull Creek (C), Whites Creek (D), Old Mill Creek (E), Mall Creek (F), Hawkins Branch (G), Deep Bottom Creek (H), Bakers Swamp (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Tyrrell County: Pettigrew State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Alamance County , Quay County, New Mexico , Hickman County, Tennessee , Poinsett County, Arkansas , Wake County .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

6.9%
North Carolina:

3.5%

Unemployment by year in Tyrrell, NC
County total employment by year in Tyrrell, NC
County average yearly wages by year in Tyrrell, NC

Current college students: 156
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 123 (14.0% naturalized citizens)

Tyrrell County:

3.5%
Whole state:

8.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 292010 or later
  • 552000 to 2009
  • 351990 to 1999
  • 171980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 21Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 60.2%

Tyrrell County marital status for males Tyrrell County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,208
  • Two: 116
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 610
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 4

Housing units in Tyrrell County with a mortgage: 395 (31 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 31 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 17

Here:

95.9% with mortgage
State:

96.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Tyrrell County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,18510
Mainline Protestant2408
Black Protestant2322
Catholic221
Other1-
None2,727-
Tyrrell County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Tyrrell County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Tyrrell County:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Tyrrell County:

11.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Tyrrell County:

31.0%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.5%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Tyrrell County:

Average size of farms: 809 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $323,110
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $311.87
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 27.44%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $295,184
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 92.93%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.03%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $257,269
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.22%
Average age of principal farm operators: 51 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.29
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.40%
Corn for grain: 27654 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 18118 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1540 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 35753 harvested acres
Vegetables: 210 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 19 acres

Tornado activity:

Tyrrell County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 7431530.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/16/1983, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tyrrell County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 171.3 miles away from Tyrrell County center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 152.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 274.4 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 168.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 174.3 miles away from Tyrrell County center
On 1/15/2019 at 23:30:48, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 203.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Carolina Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4487, Natural disaster type: Other
  • North Carolina Hurricane Dorian, Incident Period: September 1, 2019 - September 9, 2019, FEMA Id: 4465, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 7, 2018 - September 29, 2018, FEMA Id: 4393, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3380: October 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 3380, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4285: October 10, 2016, FEMA Id: 4285, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3327: August 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 3327, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4019: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4019, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 16, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1969: April 19, 2011, FEMA Id: 1969, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • North Carolina Severe Storms, Flooding, and Straight-line Winds associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole, Incident Period: September 27, 2010 to October 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1942: October 14, 2010, FEMA Id: 1942, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Storm, Flood, Wind
  • North Carolina Hurricane Earl, Incident Period: September 01, 2010 to September 04, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3314: September 01, 2010, FEMA Id: 3314, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Tyrrell County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 13, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Tyrrell

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,191 (75.8%)
  • Carpooled: 126 (8.0%)
  • Bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 5 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 9 (0.6%)
  • Worked at home: 180 (11.5%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Community and social service occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (47%)
  • Jamaica (19%)
  • Costa Rica (14%)
  • Philippines (13%)
  • Japan (2%)
  • Guatemala (2%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Tyrrell County


  • English (16%)
  • American (10%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • German (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Jamaican (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
626 people in state prisons
6 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Tyrrell County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 427 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $46,517.

4.30% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($31,161 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
North Carolina average:

8.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.30% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($31,161 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


3.93% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($33,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
North Carolina average:

7.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.93% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($33,392 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Tyrrell County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 17.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Tyrrell County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 745 (610 aged, 135 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 173 (23%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,034
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 674
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 24

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 24

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,497
  • Male householders: 467 (172 living alone), Female householders: 1,009 (228 living alone)
  • 727 spouses (727 opposite-sex spouses), 56 unmarried partners, (56 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 444 children (420 natural, 15 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 35 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 0 foster children, 9 other relatives, 34 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 716

Size of family households: 509 2-persons, 280 3-persons, 155 4-persons, 32 5-persons, 12 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 400 1-person, 69 2-persons, 4 4-persons.

277 married couples with children.
149 single-parent households (16 men, 133 women).

94.0% of residents of Tyrrell speak English at home.
4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $29,927,000 ($7,246 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $476,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $9,952,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,400,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,786,000
Federal grants: $9,059,000
Federal procurement contracts: $879,000 ($10,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $852,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,696,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,254,000
Federal Government insurance: $46,157,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 238
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 228
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +75
Here:

+18 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -65
Here -16 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Tyrrell County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.33 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.4

Year house built in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • 02020 or later
  • 1452010 to 2019
  • 2802000 to 2009
  • 3031990 to 1999
  • 2871980 to 1989
  • 1991970 to 1979
  • 1641960 to 1969
  • 1311950 to 1959
  • 1511940 to 1949
  • 2621939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • 41 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 213 rooms
  • 1444 rooms
  • 2935 rooms
  • 2726 rooms
  • 657 rooms
  • 1578 rooms
  • 989+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 783 rooms
  • 1674 rooms
  • 365 rooms
  • 756 rooms
  • 117 rooms
  • 198 rooms
  • 159+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • 5no bedroom
  • 241 bedroom
  • 1192 bedrooms
  • 7023 bedrooms
  • 1974 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tyrrell County, North Carolina
  • 0no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 2192 bedrooms
  • 1073 bedrooms
  • 234 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Tyrrell County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Tyrrell County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tyrrell County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 35no vehicle
  • 3191 vehicle
  • 3452 vehicles
  • 3113 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 485+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Tyrrell County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tyrrell County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 65no vehicle
  • 1331 vehicle
  • 1102 vehicles
  • 893 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.7% of Tyrrell County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 92% lived in North Carolina.

Tyrrell County:

86.7%
State average:

85.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,646
  • Other state: 685
  • Northeast: 229
  • Midwest: 75
  • South: 296
  • West: 83
Year householders moved into unit in Tyrrell County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tyrrell County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 73.7%Electricity
  • 23.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 86.9%Electricity
  • 9.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

10.3%
North Carolina:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

1.0%
North Carolina:

11.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

8.0%
North Carolina:

17.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Tyrrell County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $454,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $418,000
  • Charges - Other: $184,000
    Other: $157,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $94,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $88,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $332,000
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000
    Water Utilities: $57,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,436,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,946,000
    Police Protection: $1,198,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,181,000
    General - Other: $1,157,000
    Police Protection: $1,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $956,000
    Water Utilities: $929,000
    Water Utilities: $879,000
    Health - Other: $742,000
    Health - Other: $536,000
    Solid Waste Management: $529,000
    General Public Buildings: $500,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
    Financial Administration: $421,000
    General - Other: $419,000
    Financial Administration: $411,000
    Liquor Stores: $391,000
    Central Staff Services: $374,000
    Central Staff Services: $365,000
    Liquor Stores: $330,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Housing and Community Development: $231,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Libraries: $131,000
    Libraries: $125,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $82,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $88,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Education: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $109,000
    Interest on Debt: $63,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $79,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $67,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,835,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,326,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,052,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,609,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $274,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $677,000
    General Revenue - Other: $422,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $101,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
    Interest Earnings: $32,000
    Rents: $22,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $107,000
    Police Protection: $95,000
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $60,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    General Public Building: $32,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    General - Other: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,291,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,219,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,318,000
    Water Utilities: $1,110,000
    Liquor Stores: $414,000
    Liquor Stores: $351,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $8,699,000
    Education: $7,959,000
    Public Welfare: $2,349,000
    Public Welfare: $1,188,000
    Other: $325,000
    Other: $75,000
    General Local Government Support: $71,000
    General Local Government Support: $59,000
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000
    Highways: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,250,000
    Property: $3,756,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $728,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000
    Other License: $11,000
    Other License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,612,000
    : $5,392,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $128,000
    Interest on Debt: $102,000

Tyrrell County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $454,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $418,000
  • Charges - Other: $184,000
    Other: $157,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $94,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $88,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $332,000
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000
    Water Utilities: $57,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,436,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,946,000
    Police Protection: $1,198,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,181,000
    General - Other: $1,157,000
    Police Protection: $1,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $956,000
    Water Utilities: $929,000
    Water Utilities: $879,000
    Health - Other: $742,000
    Health - Other: $536,000
    Solid Waste Management: $529,000
    General Public Buildings: $500,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
    Financial Administration: $421,000
    General - Other: $419,000
    Financial Administration: $411,000
    Liquor Stores: $391,000
    Central Staff Services: $374,000
    Central Staff Services: $365,000
    Liquor Stores: $330,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Housing and Community Development: $231,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Libraries: $131,000
    Libraries: $125,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $82,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $88,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Education: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $109,000
    Interest on Debt: $63,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $79,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $67,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,835,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,326,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,052,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,609,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $274,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $677,000
    General Revenue - Other: $422,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $101,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
    Interest Earnings: $32,000
    Rents: $22,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $107,000
    Police Protection: $95,000
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $60,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    General Public Building: $32,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    General - Other: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,291,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,219,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,318,000
    Water Utilities: $1,110,000
    Liquor Stores: $414,000
    Liquor Stores: $351,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $8,699,000
    Education: $7,959,000
    Public Welfare: $2,349,000
    Public Welfare: $1,188,000
    Other: $325,000
    Other: $75,000
    General Local Government Support: $71,000
    General Local Government Support: $59,000
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000
    Highways: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,250,000
    Property: $3,756,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $728,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000
    Other License: $11,000
    Other License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,612,000
    : $5,392,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $128,000
    Interest on Debt: $102,000

Tyrrell County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $454,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $418,000
  • Charges - Other: $184,000
    Other: $157,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $94,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $88,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $332,000
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000
    Water Utilities: $57,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,436,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,946,000
    Police Protection: $1,198,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,181,000
    General - Other: $1,157,000
    Police Protection: $1,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $956,000
    Water Utilities: $929,000
    Water Utilities: $879,000
    Health - Other: $742,000
    Health - Other: $536,000
    Solid Waste Management: $529,000
    General Public Buildings: $500,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
    Financial Administration: $421,000
    General - Other: $419,000
    Financial Administration: $411,000
    Liquor Stores: $391,000
    Central Staff Services: $374,000
    Central Staff Services: $365,000
    Liquor Stores: $330,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Housing and Community Development: $231,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Libraries: $131,000
    Libraries: $125,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $82,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $88,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Education: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $109,000
    Interest on Debt: $63,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $79,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $67,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,835,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,326,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,052,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,609,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $274,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $677,000
    General Revenue - Other: $422,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $101,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
    Interest Earnings: $32,000
    Rents: $22,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $107,000
    Police Protection: $95,000
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $60,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    General Public Building: $32,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    General - Other: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,291,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,219,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,318,000
    Water Utilities: $1,110,000
    Liquor Stores: $414,000
    Liquor Stores: $351,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $8,699,000
    Education: $7,959,000
    Public Welfare: $2,349,000
    Public Welfare: $1,188,000
    Other: $325,000
    Other: $75,000
    General Local Government Support: $71,000
    General Local Government Support: $59,000
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000
    Highways: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,250,000
    Property: $3,756,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $728,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000
    Other License: $11,000
    Other License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,612,000
    : $5,392,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $128,000
    Interest on Debt: $102,000

Tyrrell County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $454,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $418,000
  • Charges - Other: $184,000
    Other: $157,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $94,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $88,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $332,000
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000
    Water Utilities: $57,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,436,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,946,000
    Police Protection: $1,198,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,181,000
    General - Other: $1,157,000
    Police Protection: $1,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $956,000
    Water Utilities: $929,000
    Water Utilities: $879,000
    Health - Other: $742,000
    Health - Other: $536,000
    Solid Waste Management: $529,000
    General Public Buildings: $500,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
    Financial Administration: $421,000
    General - Other: $419,000
    Financial Administration: $411,000
    Liquor Stores: $391,000
    Central Staff Services: $374,000
    Central Staff Services: $365,000
    Liquor Stores: $330,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Housing and Community Development: $231,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Libraries: $131,000
    Libraries: $125,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $82,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $88,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Education: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $109,000
    Interest on Debt: $63,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $79,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $67,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,835,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,326,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,052,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,609,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $274,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $677,000
    General Revenue - Other: $422,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $101,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
    Interest Earnings: $32,000
    Rents: $22,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $107,000
    Police Protection: $95,000
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $60,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    General Public Building: $32,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    General - Other: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,291,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,219,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,318,000
    Water Utilities: $1,110,000
    Liquor Stores: $414,000
    Liquor Stores: $351,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $8,699,000
    Education: $7,959,000
    Public Welfare: $2,349,000
    Public Welfare: $1,188,000
    Other: $325,000
    Other: $75,000
    General Local Government Support: $71,000
    General Local Government Support: $59,000
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000
    Highways: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,250,000
    Property: $3,756,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $728,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000
    Other License: $11,000
    Other License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,612,000
    : $5,392,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $128,000
    Interest on Debt: $102,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 132
  • Number of aged recipients: 28
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 104
  • Number of recipients under 18: 13
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 63
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 56
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 80
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 48
Most common first names in Tyrrell County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5675.5 years
James5068.4 years
Mary3179.2 years
John2474.8 years
Joseph2174.1 years
Henry1777.8 years
George1676.7 years
Charles1669.4 years
Annie1581.9 years
Robert1565.9 years
Most common last names in Tyrrell County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Spencer6769.5 years
Brickhouse5575.0 years
Liverman3878.6 years
Basnight3771.7 years
Swain3574.6 years
Davenport3474.8 years
Sykes2864.6 years
Hill2668.8 years
Bryant2676.5 years
Cooper2676.0 years

Businesses in Tyrrell County, NC

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 1