Brooks County, Texas Population 2018

Brooks County, Texas's estimated population is 7,251 with a growth rate of -0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brooks County, Texas is the 186th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,235-16-0.22%
20177,251-12-0.17%
20167,263250.35%
20157,238-18-0.25%
20147,256-5-0.07%
20137,261630.88%
20127,198-24-0.33%
20117,222140.19%
20107,208-996-12.14%
19908,204-224-2.66%
19808,4284235.28%
19708,005-604-7.02%
19608,609-586-6.37%
19509,1952,83344.53%
19406,3624617.81%
19305,9011,34129.41%
19204,5600.00%

Brooks County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,370
Some Other Race549
Two or More Races196
American Indian and Alaska Native70
Black or African American66

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

Brooks County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600700 Male Population100200300400500600700 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Brooks County, Texas Median Age

31.8


Total

28.2


Male

34.7


Female

Brooks County, Texas Adults

There are 5,266 adults, (1,073 of whom are seniors) in Brooks County, Texas.

Brooks County, Texas Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooks County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,501

48.28%

Male

3,750

51.72%

Brooks County, Texas Households and Families

Brooks County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Brooks County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
All61.5%38.5%
Female44.4%55.6%
Male13.1%86.9%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brooks County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0223.3161.5
Married7644.0783.9
Non Family5791.0561.8
Female4964.7144.4
Male1833.5213.1

3.95

Average Family Size

3.31

Average Household Size

12.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brooks County, Texas Households

Brooks County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade68516.42%
9th to 12th Grade64715.50%
High School Graduate1,17528.16%
Some College99323.80%
Associates Degree601.44%
Bachelors Degree4129.87%
Graduate Degree2014.82%

Brooks County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic3,9022,599530
Other Race41922181
White26223378
Multiple Races1559622
Native American2323
Black44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 29.77%.

Brooks County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$18,330$20,016$18,271
Less Than High School$10,444$$10,625
High School Grad$13,676$20,165$11,531
Some College$19,500$$19,837
Bachelors Degree$32,689$31,500$32,841
Graduate Degree$50,556$52,232$48,958

$18,330

Average Earnings

$20,016

Average Male

$18,271

Average Female

Brooks County, Texas Language

Brooks County, Texas Language by Age

Brooks County, Texas Language

38.00% of Brooks County, Texas residents speak only English, while 62.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 61.91% of the population.

Brooks County, Texas Poverty

Brooks County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,2752,55940.78%
White41021752.93%
Other54918533.70%
Multiple1969347.45%
Black6666100.00%
Native701014.29%

41.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.14%

Male Poverty Rate

43.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooks County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Texas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Texas is Native, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.73%.

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.20%
High School30.30%
Some College22.42%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed62.03%
Female Unemployed58.18%
Female Employed26.42%
Male Employed20.81%

Brooks County, Texas Income

Brooks County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,794$39,366
Families$28,029$45,677
Married Families$60,566$
Non Families$16,125$19,038

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

31.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooks County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Brooks County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Brooks County, Texas Veterans

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by War

230

Number of Veterans

216

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War52
Korea50
Vietnam48
First Gulf War32
World War II19

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+94
35 to 5447
18 to 3441
65 to 7429
55 to 6419

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2304.99%
Hispanic2044.08%

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Education

2.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooks County, Texas Employment Status

Brooks County, Texas Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.7%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Brooks County, Texas Employment by Race

Brooks County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brooks County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Falfurrias49624931-31-0.62%
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