Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice
is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one
might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether
shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Bryan,
the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Bryan
City Center (30.4%) than in 99.4% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Also, if your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no
further than this unique neighborhood. With 3.7% of residents in
the Bryan City Center neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and
from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than
95.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.
Notable & Unique: People
Of particular note, 3.5% of the people in the City Center
neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to
punishment for a crime.
In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.0%
of the adult residents in the Bryan City Center neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their
living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an
economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer
people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history.
But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Bryan
City Center neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due
to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 5.5%
of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration
of such workers than 97.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Furthermore, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Bryan City Center
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
41.4% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 96.8% of American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Bryan City Center neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 58.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
Bryan City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 58.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 95.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.