Brazos County, Texas Population 2018

Brazos County, Texas's estimated population is 222,830 with a growth rate of 6.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brazos County, Texas is the 23rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017222,83012,9346.16%
2016209,896-9,665-4.40%
2016219,5613,6701.70%
2015215,8917,1713.44%
2014208,7204,5692.24%
2013204,1513,8821.94%
2012200,2692,7761.41%
2011197,4931,8310.94%
2010195,66273,80060.56%
1990121,86228,27430.21%
198093,58835,61061.42%
197057,97813,08329.14%
196044,8956,50516.94%
195038,39011,41342.31%
194026,9775,14223.55%
193021,835-140-0.64%
192021,9753,05616.15%
191018,919600.32%
190018,8592,20913.27%
189016,6503,07422.64%
188013,5764,37147.49%
18709,2056,429231.59%
18602,7762,162352.12%
18506140.00%

Brazos County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White155,512
Black or African American22,208
Asian12,608
Some Other Race12,507
Two or More Races6,116
American Indian and Alaska Native874
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander71

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Brazos County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brazos County, Texas Median Age

25.5


Total

24.8


Male

26


Female

Brazos County, Texas Adults

There are 166,657 adults, (17,211 of which are seniors) in Brazos County, Texas.

Brazos County, Texas Age Dependency

40.4

Age Dependency Ratio

11.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brazos County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

103,505

49.31%

Male

106,391

50.69%

Brazos County, Texas Households and Families

Brazos County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brazos County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All45%55%
Male38.8%61.2%
Female37.3%62.7%
Non Family23.1%76.9%

45.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brazos County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All75,7972.5745
Non Family33,8811.7323.1
Married30,3653.2572.1
Female8,2873.3437.3
Male3,2643.138.8

3.15

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brazos County, Texas Households

Brazos County, Texas Education

Brazos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,7157.20%
9th to 12th Grade7,6707.16%
High School Graduate21,02119.63%
Some College21,82120.37%
Associates Degree6,2775.86%
Bachelors Degree22,97521.45%
Graduate Degree19,63018.33%

Brazos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White63,22460,20031,395
Hispanic23,78214,1313,978
Black11,8869,7271,785
Asian6,5896,1715,119
Other Race6,5802,732512
Multiple Races2,5472,173512
Native American38124716
Islander4242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 77.69%.

Brazos County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,294$39,593$27,860
Less Than High School$21,219$23,549$15,649
High School Grad$26,916$35,377$20,480
Some College$31,533$36,854$27,473
Bachelors Degree$42,292$50,681$38,219
Graduate Degree$55,720$70,123$46,166

$33,294

Average Earnings

$39,593

Average Male

$27,860

Average Female

Brazos County, Texas Language

Brazos County, Texas Language by Age

Brazos County, Texas Language

76.90% of Brazos County, Texas residents speak only English, while 23.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.15% of the population.

Brazos County, Texas Poverty

Brazos County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White111,34626,36523.68%
Hispanic48,28913,68628.34%
Black20,6977,16134.60%
Asian11,9114,24635.65%
Other11,9564,14634.68%
Multiple5,5431,70630.78%
Native804647.96%
Islander652030.77%

26.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.88%

Male Poverty Rate

28.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brazos County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brazos County, Texas is Asian, with 35.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brazos County, Texas is Native, with 7.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.71%.

Brazos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.73%
High School18.43%
Some College12.61%
Bachelors or Greater7.73%

Brazos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed52.91%
Female Unemployed52.08%
Female Employed20.87%
Male Employed15.89%

Brazos County, Texas Income

Brazos County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,654$64,808
Families$64,859$86,492
Married Families$82,432$104,260
Non Families$24,389$35,698

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brazos County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Brazos County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Brazos County, Texas Veterans

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by War

8,681

Number of Veterans

7,899

Male Veterans

782

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,763
Second Gulf War2,224
First Gulf War1,719
Korea889
World War II485

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,923
65 to 741,811
75+1,730
55 to 641,637
18 to 341,580

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,4745.87%
Hispanic8792.47%
Black7434.77%
2 or More3729.45%
Asian390.37%
Other370.43%
Indian162.56%

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brazos County, Texas Employment Status

Brazos County, Texas Employment by Age

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brazos County, Texas Employment by Race

Brazos County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brazos County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
College Station942211121411792019.02%
Bryan762278326070339.23%
Navasota 713375374045.66%
Kurten39440061.52%
Wixon Valley25425841.57%
Millican24024441.67%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990