Brooks County, Texas Population 2018

Brooks County, Texas's estimated population is 7,235 with a growth rate of 0.25% 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
20177,235180.25%
20167,217-46-0.63%
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
White6,276
Some Other Race728
Two or More Races136
American Indian and Alaska Native70
Black or African American7

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

Brooks 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

Brooks County, Texas Median Age

31.5


Total

27


Male

35.8


Female

Brooks County, Texas Adults

There are 5,470 adults, (1,133 of which are seniors) in Brooks County, Texas.

Brooks County, Texas Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooks County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,511

48.65%

Male

3,706

51.35%

Brooks County, Texas Households and Families

Brooks County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brooks County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female62.1%37.9%
Male15.5%84.5%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brooks County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0313.3465.8
Married8094.3983.7
Non Family5591.0762.8
Female4434.1862.1
Male2203.5615.5

3.91

Average Family Size

3.34

Average Household Size

13.4%

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 Grade68216.17%
9th to 12th Grade56713.44%
High School Graduate1,27730.28%
Some College1,01624.09%
Associates Degree621.47%
Bachelors Degree4099.70%
Graduate Degree2054.86%

Brooks County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic3,9212,730497
Other Race47932374
White288230111
Multiple Races1197820
Native American2222
Black33

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 38.54%.

Brooks County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,434$21,065$18,742
Less Than High School$13,362$13,750$
High School Grad$16,894$20,208$14,722
Some College$18,644$30,500$18,043
Bachelors Degree$33,347$29,800$33,427
Graduate Degree$49,432$59,167$35,875

$19,434

Average Earnings

$21,065

Average Male

$18,742

Average Female

Brooks County, Texas Language

Brooks County, Texas Language by Age

Brooks County, Texas Language

33.61% of Brooks County, Texas residents speak only English, while 66.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 66.27% of the population.

Brooks County, Texas Poverty

Brooks County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,4012,30636.03%
Other72813318.27%
Multiple1366144.85%
White3764712.50%
Native7057.14%
Black55100.00%

34.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.75%

Male Poverty Rate

33.75%

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 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.07%.

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.28%
High School28.56%
Some College19.92%
Bachelors or Greater5.27%

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.74%
Female Unemployed48.08%
Female Employed20.95%
Male Employed19.90%

Brooks County, Texas Income

Brooks County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,913$42,668
Families$29,728$49,059
Married Families$58,447$
Non Families$12,614$18,916

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.2%

Male Marriage Rate

34.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Brooks County, Texas Veterans

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by War

249

Number of Veterans

235

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War63
Vietnam55
First Gulf War51
Korea45
World War II12

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+79
35 to 5460
18 to 3454
65 to 7432
55 to 6424

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2495.25%
Hispanic2344.55%

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Education

11.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooks County, Texas Employment Status

Brooks County, Texas Employment by Age

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

12.9%

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