Brazos County, TX Demographic Data

Brazos County, TX Summary

Brazos County is located in Texas
  • Population: 200,665
  • Area: 591.24 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 585.45 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 5.79 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 339.39 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 278.87 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Brazos County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
106,630
50%
50.8
Male
108,407
50%
49.2
Total Population
215,037
 
321,419,000

Brazos County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
13,053
6.1% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
10,808
5.0% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
13,808
6.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
21,729
10.1% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
43,484
20.2% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
33,929
15.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
22,601
10.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
19,901
9.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
9,871
4.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
7,772
3.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
11,197
5.2% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
4,321
2.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,563
1.2% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
170,914
79.5%
77.1
Female
84,845
49.6%
51.4
Male
86,069
50.4%
48.6
21 Years and over
143,028
66.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
22,125
10.3%
18.3
65 Years and over
18,081
8.4%
14.9
Female
10,114
55.9%
55.9
Male
7,967
44.1%
44.1
Median Age (years)
26
NR
NR

Brazos County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
208,705
97.1% 
96.9
White
160,827
74.8% 
73.1
Black or African American
22,886
10.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
476
0.2% 
0.8
Asian
12,750
5.9% 
5.4
Asian Indian
2,597
1.2% 
1.2
Chinese
5,158
2.4% 
1.3
Filipino
1,276
0.6% 
0.9
Japanese
131
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
1,343
0.6% 
0.5
Vietnamese
1,256
0.6% 
0.5
Other Asian
989
0.5% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
54
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
11,712
5.4% 
4.8
Two or More Races
6,332
2.9% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
53,604
24.9% 
17.6
Mexican
43,532
20.2% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
530
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
722
0.3% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
8,820
4.1% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
161,433
75.1% 
82.4

Brazos County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
7,933
7.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6,944
6.2% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
20,399
18.2% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
22,862
20.4% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
8,001
7.1% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
25,249
22.5% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
20,767
18.5% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
14,877
13.3%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
97,278
86.7%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
46,016
41.0%
30.6

Brazos County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
87,703
49.4%
33.5%
Now Married
66,272
37.4%
47.5
Divorced
13,771
7.8%
11.0%
Separated
3,338
1.9%
2.1
Widowed
6,284
3.5
5.8%

Brazos County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
156,022
77.2%
78.5%
Languages other than english
45,962
22.8%
21.5%
Spanish
31,688
15.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
5,399
2.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
7,784
3.9%
3.5%
Other Languages
1,091
0.5%
1.0%

Brazos County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
10,861
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
2,140
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
10,274
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
8,798
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
10,468
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
10,966
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
7,949
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
9,446
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
3,553
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
3,173
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
44,270
 
55,775
Per capita income
24,428
 
29,979

Brazos County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
3,157
3.0%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
12,785
12.1%
9.8
Construction
6,655
6.3%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
33,814
32.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
4,265
4.0%
6.5
Information
1,664
1.6%
2.1
Manufacturing
5,748
5.5%
10.3
Other services except public administration
4,059
3.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
9,595
9.1%
11.3
Public administration
3,715
3.5%
4.6
Retail trade
14,714
14.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,389
2.3%
5.1
Wholesale trade
2,882
2.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
9,707
9.2%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
44,111
41.8%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
7,549
7.2%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
28,338
26.9%
23.6%
Service occupations
15,737
14.9%
18.0%

Brazos County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
103,387
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
80,994
78.3%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
12,676
12.3%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
2,507
2.4%
5.2
Walked
2,344
2.3%
2.8
Other means
1,507
1.5%
1.8
Worked at home
3,359
3.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
17.0
 
26.0

Brazos County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
3,558
4.6%
8.9
1 vehicles
29,852
38.5%
33.5
2 vehicles
31,411
40.5%
37.2
3 or more
12,807
16.5%
20.3

Brazos County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
77,628
91.1%
87.7
Owner Occupied
35,128
45.3%
63.0
Renter Occupied
42,500
54.7%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
7,603
8.9%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Brazos County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
85,231
1 room
2,049
2.4%
2.3
2 rooms
3,053
3.6%
2.5
3 rooms
9,888
11.6%
9.0
4 rooms
17,900
21.0%
16.6
5 rooms
18,667
21.9%
20.0
6 rooms
15,370
18.0%
17.9
7 rooms
8,111
9.5%
12.1
8 rooms
4,267
5.0%
8.5
9 rooms or more
5,926
7.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Brazos County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
85,231
 
 
1-unit, detached
42,713
50.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
3,483
4.1%
5.8
2-units
4,941
5.8%
3.7
3 or 4 units
9,691
11.4%
4.5
5 to 9 units
4,336
5.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
5,950
7.0%
4.6
20 or more units
7,583
8.9%
8.8
Mobile home
6,414
7.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
120
0.1%
0.1

Brazos County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,662
1.9%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,949
2.3%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
3,993
4.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
5,402
6.3%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
13,921
16.3%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
15,783
18.5%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
13,919
16.3%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
20,415
24.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
6,656
7.8%
2.5%
2014 or later
1,531
1.8%
0.5%

Brazos County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Brazos County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
21,379
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
225
1.1%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,065
5.0%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
1,666
7.8%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
2,730
12.8%
11.8%
$500 to $999
2,856
13.4%
20.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
4,714
22.0%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
8,123
38.0%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
10,804
50.6%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
3,315
15.5%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,683
7.9%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,196
5.6%
7.3%
35.0% or more
4,334
20.3%
22.3%
Not Computed
47
NR
NR

Brazos County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
40,425 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
106
0.3%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
165
0.4%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
890
2.2%
4.1%
Less than $500
2,036
5.0%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
2,803
6.9%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
8,699
21.5%
27.9%
$500 to $999
25,726
63.6%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
2,075
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
867
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
5,013
13.1%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
3,454
9.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
4,567
11.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
3,404
8.9%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
3,176
8.3%
9.2%
35.0% or more
18,682
48.8%
41.4%
Not Computed
4,204
NR
NR

Brazos County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
35,128
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
4,025
11.5%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,415
9.7%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,481
15.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
8,065
23.0%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
7,774
22.1%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
4,536
12.9%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
1,503
4.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
329
0.9%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
177,000
 
194,500
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