Brewster County, TX Demographic Data

Brewster County, TX Summary

Brewster County is located in Texas
  • Population: 9,175
  • Area: 6,192.25 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 6,183.73 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 8.52 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1.48 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 3,079.72 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Brewster County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
4,801
52%
50.8
Male
4,434
48%
49.2
Total Population
9,235
 
321,419,000

Brewster County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
546
5.9% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
461
5.0% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
575
6.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
385
4.2% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
733
7.9% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,077
11.7% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,152
12.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,200
13.0% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
754
8.2% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
668
7.2% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
1,067
11.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
445
4.8% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
172
1.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
7,409
80.2%
77.1
Female
3,694
49.9%
51.4
Male
3,715
50.1%
48.6
21 Years and over
7,161
77.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
2,116
22.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,684
18.2%
14.9
Female
870
51.7%
55.9
Male
814
48.3%
44.1
Median Age (years)
42
NR
NR

Brewster County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
9,067
98.2% 
96.9
White
8,609
93.2% 
73.1
Black or African American
123
1.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
140
1.5% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
195
2.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
168
1.8% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
4,003
43.3% 
17.6
Mexican
3,593
38.9% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
16
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
14
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
380
4.1% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
5,232
56.7% 
82.4

Brewster County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
302
4.6% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
476
7.3% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,398
21.4% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,482
22.7% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
323
4.9% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
1,489
22.8% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
1,065
16.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
778
11.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
5,757
88.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
2,554
39.1%
30.6

Brewster County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,313
30.2%
33.5%
Now Married
3,510
45.9%
47.5
Divorced
1,338
17.5%
11.0%
Separated
63
0.8%
2.1
Widowed
429
5.6
5.8%

Brewster County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
5,356
61.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
3,333
38.4%
21.5%
Spanish
3,206
36.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
65
0.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
62
0.7%
1.0%

Brewster County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
292
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
322
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
683
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
568
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
632
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
548
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
444
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
340
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
74
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
122
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
38,395
 
55,775
Per capita income
27,265
 
29,979

Brewster County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
232
5.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
550
12.5%
9.8
Construction
309
7.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,604
36.6%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
211
4.8%
6.5
Information
72
1.6%
2.1
Manufacturing
94
2.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
102
2.3%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
198
4.5%
11.3
Public administration
410
9.4%
4.6
Retail trade
409
9.3%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
74
1.7%
5.1
Wholesale trade
120
2.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
550
12.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,901
43.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
256
5.8%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
824
18.8%
23.6%
Service occupations
854
19.5%
18.0%

Brewster County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
4,297
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
3,053
71.0%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
666
15.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
166
3.9%
2.8
Other means
166
3.9%
1.8
Worked at home
246
5.7%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
12.0
 
26.0

Brewster County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
199
4.9%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,817
45.1%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,321
32.8%
37.2
3 or more
688
17.1%
20.3

Brewster County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,025
74.3%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,327
57.8%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,698
42.2%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
1,394
25.7%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
12
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Brewster County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,419
1 room
248
4.6%
2.3
2 rooms
486
9.0%
2.5
3 rooms
828
15.3%
9.0
4 rooms
1,220
22.5%
16.6
5 rooms
1,213
22.4%
20.0
6 rooms
742
13.7%
17.9
7 rooms
402
7.4%
12.1
8 rooms
186
3.4%
8.5
9 rooms or more
94
1.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
4
 

Brewster County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,419
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,471
64.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
33
0.6%
5.8
2-units
347
6.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
62
1.1%
4.5
5 to 9 units
93
1.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
70
1.3%
4.6
20 or more units
229
4.2%
8.8
Mobile home
1,087
20.1%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
27
0.5%
0.1

Brewster County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
887
16.4%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
273
5.0%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
482
8.9%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
561
10.4%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
779
14.4%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
826
15.2%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
779
14.4%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
677
12.5%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
144
2.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
11
0.2%
0.5%

Brewster County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,123
27.9%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
249
6.2%
4.7
Electricity
1,793
44.5%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
660
16.4%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
129
3.2%
2.0
Solar energy
27
0.7%
0.1
Other fuel
13
0.3%
0.5
No fuel used
31
0.8%
1.2

Brewster County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
848
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
11
1.3%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
17
2.0%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
49
5.8%
11.8%
Less than $500
57
6.7%
1.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
167
19.7%
20.3%
$500 to $999
228
26.9%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
319
37.6%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
418
49.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
163
19.2%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
13
1.5%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
53
6.3%
7.3%
35.0% or more
201
23.7%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Brewster County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,512 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
10
0.7%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
244
16.1%
27.9%
Less than $500
517
34.2%
11.0%
$500 to $999
741
49.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
186
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
617
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
334
22.1%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
172
11.4%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
313
20.7%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
116
7.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
105
6.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
472
31.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
186
NR
NR

Brewster County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,327
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
476
20.5%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
580
24.9%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
386
16.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
392
16.8%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
334
14.4%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
88
3.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
37
1.6%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
34
1.5%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
112,700
 
194,500
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