Trinity, situated in Randolph County, is a city made up of 17 square miles.
November 2, 2017
The city was named in honor of Trinity University, which would later move to Durham and become Duke University.
The city was founded in the mid to late 18th century.
Trinity was first incorporated in 1869, but had its charter taken in 1924. The town was incorporated once more in 1997.
The median resident age in Trinity is 44 years. The median estimated household income is about $49,000 making it about $1,000 more than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $23,000. The average price for a home in Trinity is about $125,000 (2015) which is $35,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $700 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Trinity is 89% White, 3% Black, 2% Two or more races, and 6% other. 84% of the population are high school graduates, with 15% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 59% are married, 11% are divorced, 4% are separated, 5% are widowed, leaving 21% that have never been married.
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Town belongs to Randolph County in the Piedmont (center) part of North Carolina. The County, named after Peyton Randolph, the continental congress' first president, has a population of 141,800, while its county seat and largest city, Asheboro, has a population of 25,000.
Randolph County borders Moore, Alamance, Chatham, Davidson, Montgomery, Guilford counties.
Randolph County is made up of 789 square miles. 783 of which is land with the remaining 6 as water.
The population of Trinity, NC is about 6,600. The city has mostly maintained the same population since 2000, but has seen a decrease since its peak in the 1980s.
The elevation of Trinity, NC is 801 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Trinity, NC is 27370.
The area code for Trinity, NC is 336.
Historically speaking Trinity and Randolph County have voted mostly Republican, with 75% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections.
As of 2010, 65% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 34% are Protestants with Catholics making up around 1%.
The unemployment rate for Trinity is about 5% (2015), making it roughly equal to the state average. Manufacturing and retail make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.
The Courier Tribune is the primary newspaper that cover the Randolph County area.