Braselton, GA

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Living in Braselton

Braselton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 12,961 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Braselton is the 105th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Braselton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Braselton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Braselton, where the median household income is $105,096.00.

Braselton real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Braselton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Braselton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Braselton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Braselton who work in office and administrative support (18.86%), sales jobs (16.61%), and management occupations (15.63%).

Also of interest is that Braselton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.63% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Braselton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Braselton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Braselton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Braselton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Braselton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Braselton, the average commute to work is 34.46 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Braselton is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Braselton, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Braselton is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.08% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Braselton in 2018 was $54,011, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $216,044 for a family of four.

Braselton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Braselton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Braselton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Braselton include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Braselton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.