Bryan has the 308th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 7.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Bryan is part of the College Station metro area. Unemployment in the College Station area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. College Station has the 209th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Bryan is below average at $41,960, and the median cost of a home in Bryan is $114,900, which is below the national average. 25% of workers in Bryan hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 77% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Bryan. 75% of Bryan workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Bryan spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.