Brownfield, Texas Population 2022

8,792
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Brownfield is a city located in Terry County Texas. Brownfield has a 2020 population of 8,792. It is also the county seat of Terry County. Brownfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -1.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,936 in 2010.

The average household income in Brownfield is $56,163 with a poverty rate of 26.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $78,400. The median age in Brownfield is 34.7 years, 34.6 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Brownfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brownfieldwas:

  • White: 91.58%
  • Other race: 3.38%
  • Black or African American: 3.34%
  • Two or more races: 1.55%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brownfield, Texas is 8,792 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,936.

Brownfield, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,63791.58%
Black or African American3153.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.15%
Some Other Race3193.38%
Two or More Races1461.55%
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Brownfield Population by Race

Brownfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Brownfield Median Age

35.4


Total

34.5


Male

36.8


Female

Brownfield Adults

There are 7,024 adults, (1,433 of whom are seniors) in Brownfield.

Brownfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brownfield Sex Ratio

Female

4,318

45.79%

Male

5,113

54.21%

Brownfield Population by Age

Brownfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brownfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.5%14.5%
Married76%24%
All59%41%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female36%64%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brownfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2712.6159
Married1,4153.4376
Male1243.8585.5
Female5473.2836
Non Family1,1851.1846.6

3.38

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Brownfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,00016.18%
9th to 12th Grade1,01216.37%
High School Graduate1,90330.78%
Some College1,36422.06%
Associates Degree2423.91%
Bachelors Degree4697.59%
Graduate Degree1923.11%
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Brownfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brownfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6752,320503
Other Race30221944
Hispanic3,2701,649154
Black1991864
2+ Races5025
Native American14

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.80%.

Brownfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,249$31,350$17,446
Less Than 9th Grade$19,729$28,806$10,536
High School Graduate$26,633$37,705$17,339
Some College$40,877$64,676$31,202
Bachelors Degree$$76,111$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,249

Average Earnings

$31,350

Average Male

$17,446

Average Female

Brownfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brownfield Language by Age

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Brownfield Language

57.67% of Brownfield residents speak only English, while 42.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.25% of the population.

Brownfield Language

Brownfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple10910091.74%
Black1806335.00%
Hispanic5,1701,48228.67%
White3,17368021.43%
Other18NaN%

26.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.93%

Male Poverty Rate

29.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brownfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brownfield is Multiple, with 91.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brownfield is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.27%.

Brownfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.37%
High School16.67%
Some College11.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.18%

Brownfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.68%
Male Unemployed18.13%
Female Employed19.62%
Female Unemployed42.60%

Brownfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brownfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,407$57,327
Families$44,423$64,322
Married Families$61,195-
Non Families$28,778$42,536
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Income by Household Type

Brownfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Brownfield Married by Age and Sex

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Brownfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Brownfield Marital Status by Race

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Brownfield Marital Status

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329

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War79
First Gulf War40
Vietnam93
Korea
World War II36

Brownfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343
35 to 5486
55 to 6490
65 to 7486
75+64

Brownfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2373.70%
Black2810.89%
Other Race6421.19%
Hispanic1283.29%

Brownfield Veterans by Race

Brownfield Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brownfield Veterans by Education

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56%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brownfield Employment by Age

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Brownfield Employment by Race

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Brownfield 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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75.92%

Born in Brownfield

88.77%

Native Born

11.23%

Foreign Born

7.92%

Non Citizen

3.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.77% of Brownfield residents were born in the United States, with 75.92% having been born in Texas. 7.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brownfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19404,0090.00%
19506,1612,1524.39%
196010,2864,1255.26%
19709,647-639-0.64%
198010,3877400.74%
19909,560-827-0.83%
20009,488-72-0.08%
20109,6571690.18%
20119,585-72-0.75%
20129,513-72-0.75%
20139,441-72-0.76%
20149,369-72-0.76%
20159,297-72-0.77%
20169,225-72-0.77%
20179,153-72-0.78%
20189,081-72-0.79%
20199,009-72-0.79%
20208,936-73-0.81%
20218,864-72-0.81%
20228,792-72-0.81%

Brownfield Population by Year