Bryan is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,436 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bryan is the 190th largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bryan is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.59% of the Bryan workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bryan is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bryan who work in office and administrative support (12.62%), sales jobs (10.56%), and management occupations (7.01%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Bryan spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.66 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Bryan is a small city, 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 Bryan are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.26% of adults in Bryan have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bryan in 2010 was $21,379, which is middle income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,516 for a family of four. However, Bryan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bryan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bryan residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Bryan include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bryan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.