Tyro, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Tyro, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Tyro had a population of 279 as of July 1, 2016. Tyro ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Tyro is located at latitude 37.0386 and longitude -95.8243 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tyro (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 892 feet.

The City of Tyro (GNIS ID: 2397076) 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.

The City of Tyro is located within Township of Caney, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tyro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Tyro: Fawn, Fawn Creek.

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Tyro, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 279
Population in Households 279
Population in Familes 247
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 530
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 111
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 86
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 98 (81.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $81,061
Average Home Value $154,381


Median Household Income $53,536
Average Household Income $58,987
Per Capita Income $23,373
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.87% 1.33%
Households 3.78% 1.23%
Families 5.65% 1.14%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Tyro, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyro to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 379 44th
Population Density1 # 463 31st
Diversity Index2 # 145 79th
Median Household Income # 198 71st
Per Capita Income # 436 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.