Brookshire, Texas Population 2021

6,472
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Brookshire is a city located in Waller County Texas. With a 2020 population of 6,472, it is the 310th largest city in Texas and the 4140th largest city in the United States . Brookshire is currently growing at a rate of 5.34% annually and its population has increased by 37.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,702 in 2010. Brookshire reached it's highest population of 6,472 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Brookshire has a population density of 1,495 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brookshire is $55,556 with a poverty rate of 20.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $960 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Brookshire is 30.7 years, 30.5 years for males, and 30.9 years for females.

Brookshire Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brookshire was:

  • White: 35.66%
  • Black or African American: 28.96%
  • Other race: 28.76%
  • Native American: 4.69%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.74%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brookshire, Texas is 6,472 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,488.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,702.

Brookshire, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,91735.66%
Black or African American1,55728.96%
Some Other Race1,54628.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native2524.69%
Two or More Races641.19%
Asian400.74%
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Brookshire Population by Race

Brookshire Population Pyramid $2021

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Brookshire Median Age

30.7


Total

30.5


Male

30.9


Female

Brookshire Adults

There are 3,900 adults, (411 of whom are seniors) in Brookshire.

Brookshire Age Dependency

54.1

Age Dependency Ratio

11.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookshire Sex Ratio

Female

2,599

48.34%

Male

2,777

51.66%

Brookshire Population by Age

Brookshire Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brookshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female71.3%28.7%
Non Family64%36%
All60.9%39.1%
Married57%43%
Male0%100%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brookshire Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4253.6860.9
Non Family5811.6964
Married4335.5557
Female3494.2471.3
Male626.030

4.93

Average Family Size

3.68

Average Household Size

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Brookshire Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade55717.68%
9th to 12th Grade3099.81%
High School Graduate1,46746.56%
Some College38412.19%
Associates Degree1765.59%
Bachelors Degree2588.19%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Brookshire Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookshire Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,72896964
Black1,047941143
Other Race845478
White33131140
Native American72
2+ Races646411
Asian1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 17.19%.

Brookshire Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$31,219$18,242
Less Than 9th Grade$20,268$24,107$12,875
High School Graduate$27,582$33,101$18,393
Some College$26,047$$26,216
Bachelors Degree$52,333$$58,169
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$31,219

Average Male

$18,242

Average Female

Brookshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookshire Language by Age

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Brookshire Language

44.85% of Brookshire residents speak only English, while 55.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 55.15% of the population.

Brookshire Language

Brookshire Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,25072822.40%
Other1,53739625.76%
Black1,55530119.36%
White3996917.29%

20.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.74%

Male Poverty Rate

26.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookshire is Other, with 25.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookshire is White, with 17.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.11%.

Brookshire Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College24.36%
Less Than 9th Grade19.46%
High School18.28%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%

Brookshire Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed23.05%
Male Unemployed17.82%
Male Employed5.01%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Brookshire Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookshire Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,986$55,556
Families$53,118$56,877
Married Families$72,196-
Non Families$31,800$53,442
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Income by Household Type

Brookshire Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookshire Married by Age and Sex

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Brookshire Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Brookshire Marital Status by Race

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Brookshire Marital Status

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151

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam69
First Gulf War61
Second Gulf War39
World War II9
Korea

Brookshire Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6440
18 to 3439
35 to 5434
65 to 7429
75+9

Brookshire Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1098.48%
Hispanic703.34%
Black423.04%

Brookshire Veterans by Race

Brookshire Veterans by Education

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5.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookshire Veterans by Education

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71.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.7%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Brookshire Employment by Age

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Brookshire Employment by Race

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Brookshire Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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61.22%

Born in Brookshire

71.43%

Native Born

28.57%

Foreign Born

26.02%

Non Citizen

2.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.43% of Brookshire residents were born in the United States, with 61.22% having been born in Texas. 26.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brookshire Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,4723285.34%
20206,1443285.64%
20195,8163285.98%
20185,4882274.31%
20175,261420.80%
20165,219941.83%
20155,1251593.20%
20144,9661162.39%
20134,850531.10%
20124,797100.21%
20114,787260.55%
20104,7611,3113.27%
20003,4505281.67%
19902,9220.00%

Brookshire Population by Year