NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Bryson City, NC

Bryson City, NC is located in Swain County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Bryson City is about 1,452 with about 256 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,686.

The Average Home Value is $140,100.00, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 26% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,963.00, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bryson City is about 5.9%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Swain County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.19% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.87%
Democratic: 39.33%
Libertarian: 1.02%
Other: 0.51%
Green: 0.27%


Nearby Locations

Cherokee, NC (8.72 mi.)
Almond, NC (9.45 mi.)
Whittier, NC (10.88 mi.)
Sylva, NC (14.48 mi.)
Franklin, NC (14.63 mi.)
Aquone, NC (16.30 mi.)
Topton, NC (16.30 mi.)
Cullowhee, NC (18.15 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28713
Latitude : 35.445608
Longitude : -83.642504
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1664 ft.
Area Code(s) : 828

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.31
Male Population Estimate : 48.85%
Female Population Estimate : 51.15%
Median Age : 45.5
Male Median Age : 44.3
Female Median Age : 46.6

White Population Estimate : 93.13%
Black Population Estimate : 0.54%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.54%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.85%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 6.78%
Other Population Estimate : 1.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bryson City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Swain County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Swain County: About 195 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Swain County is about 66% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.