The Town of Bryson City had a population of 1,624 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Bryson City is located at latitude 35.4266 and longitude -83.4473 in Swain County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bryson City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Swain County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,732 feet.
The Town of Bryson City (GNIS ID: 2405339) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bryson City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bryson City: Bryson, Charleston.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,038|
|Daytime Population: Residents||881|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,919|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.80|
|Population in Households||1,556|
|Population in Familes||1,185|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||68|
|Median Household Income||$36,356|
|Average Household Income||$48,956|
|Per Capita Income||$21,666|
|Total Housing Units||937 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||409 (43.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||281 (30.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||246 (26.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$149,515|
|Average Home Value||$172,805|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.83%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Bryson City to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 358||52nd|
|Population Density||# 337||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 543||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 511||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 419||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.