Bryson City is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,458 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bryson City is the 356th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Bryson City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bryson City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bryson City is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bryson City who work in sales jobs (11.15%), maintenance occupations (9.51%), and management occupations (8.96%).
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.03 minutes getting to work every day.
Bryson City is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Bryson City are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.55% of adults in Bryson City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bryson City in 2010 was $18,523, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,092 for a family of four.
Bryson City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bryson City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bryson City residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Bryson City include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Bryson City is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.