Brazoria County, Texas Population 2022

Brazoria County, Texas's estimated population is 383,803 with a growth rate of 1.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brazoria County, Texas is the 14th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 313,166 and has seen a growth of 22.56% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18504,8410.00%
18607,1432,30247.55%
18707,5273845.38%
18809,7742,24729.85%
189011,5061,73217.72%
190014,8613,35529.16%
191013,299-1,562-10.51%
192020,6147,31555.00%
193023,0542,44011.84%
194027,0694,01517.42%
195046,54919,48071.96%
196076,20429,65563.71%
1970108,31232,10842.13%
1980169,58761,27556.57%
1990191,70722,12013.04%
2010313,166121,45963.36%
2011319,0525,8861.88%
2012324,9385,8861.84%
2013330,8245,8861.81%
2014336,7105,8861.78%
2015342,5965,8861.75%
2016348,4825,8861.72%
2017354,3685,8861.69%
2018360,2545,8861.66%
2019366,1405,8861.63%
2020372,0315,8911.61%
2021377,9175,8861.58%
2022383,8035,8861.56%
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Brazoria County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White249,24267.72%
Black or African American52,89314.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,3620.64%
Asian24,4676.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander790.02%
Some Other Race16,4414.47%
Two or More Races22,5786.13%
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Brazoria County, Texas Population by Race

Brazoria County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Brazoria County, Texas Median Age

36


Total

35.4


Male

36.4


Female

Brazoria County, Texas Adults

There are 271,173 adults, (43,520 of whom are seniors) in Brazoria County, Texas.

Brazoria County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Brazoria County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

182,089

49.47%

Male

185,973

50.53%

Brazoria County, Texas Population by Age

Brazoria County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brazoria County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All73.3%26.7%
Male63.8%36.2%
Female55%45%
Non Family53.4%46.6%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brazoria County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All124,1842.8773.3
Married72,3803.4786.3
Male6,4483.1263.8
Female13,4603.4355
Non Family31,8961.2253.4

3.37

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

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Brazoria County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10,9674.55%
9th to 12th Grade15,9186.61%
High School Graduate60,29525.03%
Some College57,48523.86%
Associates Degree21,3638.87%
Bachelors Degree48,00619.93%
Graduate Degree26,88911.16%
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Brazoria County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brazoria County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian16,84915,58011,561
Black34,87532,55313,129
White121,406114,55838,366
2+ Races11,0829,0453,301
Hispanic64,49848,12610,716
Other Race10,1797,0681,214
Native American1,6141,424118
Islander6763

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.36%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.62%.

Brazoria County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,183$63,319$41,669
Less Than 9th Grade$30,619$37,200$18,975
High School Graduate$37,752$52,900$27,212
Some College$51,849$64,792$37,985
Bachelors Degree$63,786$84,452$56,214
Graduate Degree$82,980$99,560$72,471

$53,183

Average Earnings

$63,319

Average Male

$41,669

Average Female

Brazoria County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brazoria County, Texas Language by Age

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Brazoria County, Texas Language

73.49% of Brazoria County, Texas residents speak only English, while 26.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.50% of the population.

Brazoria County, Texas Language

Brazoria County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic110,35312,22011.07%
Black48,8403,7517.68%
White165,61410,7176.47%
Multiple21,8981,1245.13%
Islander7945.06%
Asian24,2818973.69%
Native2,345311.32%
Other1,955NaN%

7.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.71%

Male Poverty Rate

9.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brazoria County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brazoria County, Texas is Hispanic, with 11.07% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.53%.

Brazoria County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.22%
High School9.40%
Some College5.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.02%

Brazoria County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.74%
Male Unemployed9.84%
Female Employed4.49%
Female Unemployed22.40%

Brazoria County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brazoria County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,325$103,405
Families$96,168$116,374
Married Families$110,648$130,057
Non Families$46,354$60,909
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Income by Household Type

Brazoria County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Brazoria County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Brazoria County, Texas 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.

Brazoria County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Brazoria County, Texas Marital Status

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18,361

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4,458
First Gulf War4,573
Vietnam6,084
Korea682
World War II260

Brazoria County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,840
35 to 546,062
55 to 642,800
65 to 744,474
75+3,185

Brazoria County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14,3167.71%
Black2,4056.13%
Native American1809.68%
Asian2041.11%
Islander1217.91%
Other Race6175.14%
2+ Races6274.67%
Hispanic2,8903.77%

Brazoria County, Texas Veterans by Race

Brazoria County, Texas Veterans by Education

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5.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brazoria County, Texas Veterans by Education

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63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Brazoria County, Texas Employment by Age

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Brazoria County, Texas Employment by Race

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Brazoria County, Texas 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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64.60%

Born in Brazoria County, Texas

87.05%

Native Born

12.95%

Foreign Born

6.33%

Non Citizen

6.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.05% of Brazoria County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 64.60% having been born in Texas. 6.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brazoria County, Texas Place of Birth

  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

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