Bryan, Texas Population 2021

89,194
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Bryan is a city located in Brazos County Texas. It is also the county seat of Brazos County. With a 2020 population of 89,194, it is the 45th largest city in Texas and the 383rd largest city in the United States . Bryan is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 17.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 76,201 in 2010. Bryan reached it's highest population of 89,194 in 2021. Spanning over 46 miles, Bryan has a population density of 1,944 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bryan is $62,526 with a poverty rate of 22.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $915 per month, and the median house value is $147,600. The median age in Bryan is 30.5 years, 29.9 years for males, and 31.3 years for females.

Bryan Demographics

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

  • White: 71.97%
  • Black or African American: 17.02%
  • Other race: 5.25%
  • Two or more races: 3.54%
  • Asian: 1.95%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Bryan, Texas is 89,194 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 84,817.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 76,201.

Bryan, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021271,5143,3931.25%
2020268,1213,3931.27%
2019264,7283,3931.28%
2018261,3352,2120.85%
2017259,1234,7321.83%
2016254,3913,8241.50%
2015250,5677,7373.09%
2014242,8305,0142.06%
2013237,8163,6681.54%
2012234,1482,7131.16%
2011231,4351,9770.85%
2010229,4580.00%

Bryan Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60,52171.97%
Black or African American14,31717.02%
Some Other Race4,4175.25%
Two or More Races2,9803.54%
Asian1,6381.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native1370.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander860.10%
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Bryan Population by Race

Bryan Population Pyramid $2021

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Bryan Median Age

30.5


Total

29.9


Male

31.3


Female

Bryan Adults

There are 63,273 adults, (8,658 of whom are seniors) in Bryan.

Bryan Age Dependency

54

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bryan Sex Ratio

Female

42,076

50.03%

Male

42,020

49.97%

Bryan Population by Age

Bryan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bryan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.2%28.8%
All48.4%51.6%
Male45.4%54.6%
Female42%58%
Non Family30.2%69.8%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bryan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,1312.6548.4
Non Family11,6811.4330.2
Married11,1513.4371.2
Female5,6743.3642
Male1,6253.5445.4

3.31

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Bryan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,19610.10%
9th to 12th Grade4,8659.46%
High School Graduate13,26825.79%
Some College11,49922.36%
Associates Degree2,9365.71%
Bachelors Degree8,14715.84%
Graduate Degree5,52610.74%
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Bryan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bryan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,78121,80910,297
Hispanic18,59310,8731,656
Black8,2947,016977
Other Race2,4911,334145
2+ Races1,5871,355153
Asian842810601
Native American895819
Islander7143

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.38%.

Bryan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,581$36,465$26,765
Less Than 9th Grade$24,022$28,303$15,639
High School Graduate$28,556$32,114$22,253
Some College$30,953$37,224$26,230
Bachelors Degree$46,032$51,954$42,456
Graduate Degree$52,096$62,174$45,392

$31,581

Average Earnings

$36,465

Average Male

$26,765

Average Female

Bryan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bryan Language by Age

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Bryan Language

69.47% of Bryan residents speak only English, while 30.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.65% of the population.

Bryan Language

Bryan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic32,2036,78121.06%
Black13,2175,14638.93%
White31,7335,11916.13%
Other4,3211,44733.49%
Multiple2,8481,04936.83%
Asian1,63470443.08%
Islander741216.22%

22.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.33%

Male Poverty Rate

24.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bryan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bryan is Asian, with 43.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bryan is White, with 16.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.51%.

Bryan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.77%
High School17.76%
Some College13.83%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%

Bryan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed53.69%
Female Unemployed33.15%
Female Employed15.66%
Male Employed8.94%

Bryan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bryan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,771$62,526
Families$55,222$71,820
Married Families$74,030-
Non Families$32,313$44,476
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Income by Household Type

Bryan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bryan Married by Age and Sex

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Bryan 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 45-54.

Bryan Marital Status by Race

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Bryan Marital Status

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3,167

Number of Veterans

2,737

Male Veterans

430

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War915
Vietnam885
First Gulf War595
Korea312
World War II157

Bryan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54717
75+686
65 to 74636
18 to 34590
55 to 64538

Bryan Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7545.89%
Hispanic5802.56%
Black3163.20%
2+ Races743.69%
Asian231.74%

Bryan Veterans by Race

Bryan Veterans by Education

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8.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bryan Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bryan Employment by Age

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Bryan Employment by Race

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Bryan 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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68.11%

Born in Bryan

85.21%

Native Born

14.79%

Foreign Born

11.10%

Non Citizen

3.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.21% of Bryan residents were born in the United States, with 68.11% having been born in Texas. 11.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bryan Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202189,1941,4591.66%
202087,7351,4591.69%
201986,2761,4591.72%
201884,8176290.75%
201784,1881,0171.22%
201683,1711,1191.36%
201582,0521,3851.72%
201480,6671,7282.19%
201378,9391,1071.42%
201277,8326360.82%
201177,1966790.89%
201076,51710,8571.54%
200065,66010,6581.79%
199055,00210,6652.18%
198044,33710,6182.78%
197033,7196,1772.04%
196027,5429,4404.29%
195018,1026,2604.34%
194011,8424,0284.24%
19307,8141,5072.17%
19206,3072,1754.32%
19104,1325431.42%
19003,5896101.88%
18902,9790.00%

Bryan Population by Year