Brazos County, Texas Population 2018

Brazos County, Texas's estimated population is 222,830 with a growth rate of 1.49% 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
2017214,231-8,599-3.86%
2017222,8303,2691.49%
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
White160,262
Black or African American22,234
Asian12,927
Some Other Race11,182
Two or More Races6,653
American Indian and Alaska Native890
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander83

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Brazos County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5,00010,00015,00020,00025,000 Male Population5,00010,00015,00020,00025,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brazos County, Texas Median Age

25.8


Total

25.3


Male

26.6


Female

Brazos County, Texas Adults

There are 170,001 adults, (18,110 of whom are seniors) in Brazos County, Texas.

Brazos County, Texas Age Dependency

41

Age Dependency Ratio

11.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brazos County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

105,753

49.36%

Male

108,478

50.64%

Brazos County, Texas Households and Families

Brazos County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Brazos County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All45.5%54.5%
Female38.4%61.6%
Male33.5%66.5%
Non Family24.6%75.4%

45.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brazos County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All77,4802.5645.5
Non Family34,2441.7324.6
Married30,3553.2672.6
Female9,2933.2238.4
Male3,5883.0233.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade7,9307.14%
9th to 12th Grade7,7636.99%
High School Graduate22,16719.96%
Some College22,24820.03%
Associates Degree6,9656.27%
Bachelors Degree23,83921.46%
Graduate Degree20,15218.14%

Brazos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White65,04962,10832,126
Hispanic25,09815,0894,370
Black12,06010,0341,718
Asian6,8446,2975,306
Other Race6,0592,821536
Multiple Races2,9152,510635
Native American34222067
Islander5848

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 77.53%.

Brazos County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,508$40,409$29,197
Less Than High School$22,006$24,731$17,157
High School Grad$27,995$35,472$21,314
Some College$31,746$36,805$27,625
Bachelors Degree$43,262$51,970$38,711
Graduate Degree$56,348$72,746$47,852

$34,508

Average Earnings

$40,409

Average Male

$29,197

Average Female

Brazos County, Texas Language

Brazos County, Texas Language by Age

Brazos County, Texas Language

76.40% of Brazos County, Texas residents speak only English, while 23.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.73% of the population.

Brazos County, Texas Poverty

Brazos County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White112,74726,06923.12%
Hispanic49,85313,31726.71%
Black20,6787,15434.60%
Asian12,1123,83131.63%
Other10,6293,58633.74%
Multiple6,0201,88231.26%
Native822172.07%
Islander651218.46%

25.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.71%

Male Poverty Rate

27.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brazos County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brazos County, Texas is Black, with 34.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brazos County, Texas is Native, with 2.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.46%.

Brazos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.54%
High School18.63%
Some College12.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.75%

Brazos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.36%
Female Unemployed47.60%
Female Employed21.13%
Male Employed14.58%

Brazos County, Texas Income

Brazos County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,907$67,256
Families$64,743$87,929
Married Families$83,466$107,937
Non Families$26,162$38,568

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

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 45To54.

Brazos County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Brazos County, Texas Veterans

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by War

8,593

Number of Veterans

7,730

Male Veterans

863

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,604
Second Gulf War2,462
First Gulf War1,732
Korea802
World War II399

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,063
65 to 741,754
18 to 341,703
75+1,660
55 to 641,413

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,4235.69%
Hispanic8642.33%
Black7144.50%
2 or More3768.77%
Other420.53%
Asian340.32%
Indian40.67%

Brazos County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brazos County, Texas Employment Status

Brazos County, Texas Employment by Age

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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