Braselton, GA


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Living in Braselton

Braselton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 9,476 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Braselton is the 105th largest community in Georgia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Braselton, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Braselton, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Braselton’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Braselton does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $83,547.00.

Braselton real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Braselton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Braselton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Braselton is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Braselton who work in office and administrative support (21.33%), sales jobs (16.11%), and management occupations (16.06%).

Braselton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Braselton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Braselton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.57 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Braselton ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Braselton, 42.87% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Braselton in 2010 was $38,235, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,940 for a family of four. However, Braselton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Braselton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Braselton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Braselton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Braselton include Irish, German, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Braselton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.