Brownsville, Louisiana Population 2022

3,756
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Brownsville is a city located in Louisiana. Brownsville has a 2020 population of 3,756. Brownsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -13.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,317 in 2010.

The average household income in Brownsville is $31,334 with a poverty rate of 38.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $66,200. The median age in Brownsville is 40.2 years, 36 years for males, and 43.1 years for females.

Brownsville Demographics

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

  • White: 62.75%
  • Black or African American: 34.29%
  • Two or more races: 2.72%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Brownsville, Louisiana is 3,756 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,756.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,317.

Brownsville, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,35762.75%
Black or African American1,28834.29%
Two or More Races1022.72%
Asian90.24%
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Brownsville Population by Race

Brownsville Population Pyramid $2022

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Brownsville Median Age

40.2


Total

36


Male

43.1


Female

Brownsville Adults

There are 3,013 adults, (622 of whom are seniors) in Brownsville.

Brownsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brownsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,992

53.04%

Male

1,764

46.96%

Brownsville Population by Age

Brownsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brownsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male45.9%54.1%
Female58.3%41.7%
Non Family58.8%41.2%
All60.2%39.8%
Married67%33%

60.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brownsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6672.2560.2
Non Family8331.1358.8
Married4483.2967
Female2883.3558.3
Male983.745.9

3.24

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Brownsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade993.79%
9th to 12th Grade30211.57%
High School Graduate1,24447.64%
Some College51119.57%
Associates Degree29511.30%
Bachelors Degree923.52%
Graduate Degree682.60%
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Brownsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brownsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8561,58895
Black68759956
Hispanic5914
Asian999

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Brownsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,135$26,953$22,933
Less Than 9th Grade$18,882$19,111$
High School Graduate$22,209$30,132$16,198
Some College$27,972$$28,048
Bachelors Degree$54,509$$
Graduate Degree$30,865$$

$24,135

Average Earnings

$26,953

Average Male

$22,933

Average Female

Brownsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brownsville Language by Age

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Brownsville Language

97.38% of Brownsville residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.28% of the population.

Brownsville Language

Brownsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,25476961.32%
White2,29857424.98%
Multiple1028179.41%
OtherNaN%

38.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.47%

Male Poverty Rate

45.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brownsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brownsville is Multiple, with 79.41% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.40%.

Brownsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.15%
Some College26.55%
High School25.96%
Bachelors or Greater15.63%

Brownsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed46.30%
Female Employed24.09%
Male Employed23.12%
Female Unemployed12.50%

Brownsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brownsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$25,333$31,334
Families$26,959$36,135
Married Families$35,357-
Non Families$19,761$26,272
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Income by Household Type

Brownsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

27.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brownsville Married by Age and Sex

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Brownsville Marriage

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

Brownsville Marital Status by Race

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Brownsville Marital Status

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257

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam82
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War17
Korea7
World War II

Brownsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54102
65 to 7464
55 to 6459
18 to 3420
75+12

Brownsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1326.53%
Black12512.94%

Brownsville Veterans by Race

Brownsville Veterans by Education

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0.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brownsville Veterans by Education

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44.3%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Brownsville Employment by Age

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Brownsville Employment by Race

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Brownsville 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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87.17%

Born in Brownsville

98.56%

Native Born

1.44%

Foreign Born

1.20%

Non Citizen

0.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.56% of Brownsville residents were born in the United States, with 87.17% having been born in Louisiana. 1.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brownsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,7560.00%
20213,7560.00%
20203,7560.00%
20193,756-101-2.62%
20183,857-322-7.71%
20174,1793599.40%
20163,820-373-8.90%
20154,193-163-3.74%
20144,3561724.11%
20134,184-226-5.12%
20124,4102846.88%
20114,126-191-4.42%
20104,3170.00%

Brownsville Population by Year