Bryson City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Bryson City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||45 miles SE of Knoxville, Tennessee (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||128 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia|
|Standard Zip Codes||28713|
|Phone Area Codes||828|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||21 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||58.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||25 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||51.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||25 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||66.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.78|
|American Indian & Alaskan||70||5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||24||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,361|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||21.7%|
|French (except Basque)||1.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Bryson City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Alarka (28713)
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1415 FONTANA ROAD
Serves 543 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8
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280 SCHOOL DRIVE
Serves 57 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Logan, West Virginia||87.9||43.8%||21.8%||15.5%||21||$26,354||5.2%||7.5%||1,630||20.7%||155.8||0.9%||11.7|
|2. Sylva, North Carolina||87.6||37.4%||20.3%||23.8%||19||$36,711||5.7%||10.8%||2,435||19.6%||117.9||1.8%||16|
|3. Sedan, Kansas||82||37.6%||27.9%||12.1%||20||$32,574||5%||6.6%||1,342||11.1%||36.5||3.1%||6|
|4. Manteo, North Carolina||81.9||37.6%||17.2%||20.9%||18||$40,139||5.5%||13.7%||1,052||19.4%||38||33.3%||4.8|
|5. Morton, Washington||81||32.1%||24.3%||14%||19||$37,054||5.8%||4.6%||1,045||14%||68.9||1%||4.8|
|6. Welch, West Virginia||81||39.1%||22.5%||11.6%||22||$30,833||4%||20.8%||2,683||28.9%||45.1||0.9%||5.6|
|7. St. Michaels, Maryland||77.7||32.6%||23.9%||28.4%||21||$39,821||5.4%||30.8%||1,193||15%||73.8||9.8%||5|
|8. Mexico Beach, Florida||76.9||34%||30.4%||19.1%||21||$40,163||3%||4.3%||1,017||11.5%||66.9||39.7%||4.9|
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