Bryson City is a small town located in the Couty of Swain. Bryson City is also the County seat of Swain. It has a total area of 5.9 sq. kms. and located at an elevated height of about 1753 ft. from the ground level. The area has plenty of flaura and fauna and tourism is an important part of the local economic activity in the area. Some are also involved with local education, health and the infrastructure sector. There are also some educational institutes in the area.