Braswell is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 384 people and just one neighborhood, Braswell is the 419th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Braswell was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Braswell economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Braswell, where the median household income is $49,375.
Real Estate Prices
Braswell real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Braswell house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Braswell is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 52.27% of the Braswell workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Braswell is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Braswell who work in office and administrative support (18.18%), maintenance occupations (6.06%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (3.03%).
Also of interest is that Braswell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Braswell is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Braswell a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Braswell has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Braswell’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Braswell, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 41.02 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Braswell doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.