Brewster County, Texas Population 2021

Brewster County, Texas's estimated population is 9,065 with a growth rate of -0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brewster County, Texas is the 172nd largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 9,258 and has seen a growth of -2.08% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20219,065-69-0.76%
20209,134-69-0.75%
20199,203-69-0.74%
20189,272-53-0.57%
20179,3251141.24%
20169,211680.74%
20159,143-7-0.08%
20149,150-137-1.48%
20139,287280.30%
20129,259-90-0.96%
20119,349910.98%
20109,2585776.65%
19908,6811,10814.63%
19807,573-207-2.66%
19707,7801,34620.92%
19606,434-875-11.97%
19507,30983112.83%
19406,478-146-2.20%
19306,6241,80237.37%
19204,822-398-7.62%
19105,2202,864121.56%
19002,3561,646231.83%
18907100.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.76%
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State
Founded
1887
County Seat
2010 Population
9,258
Growth Since 2010
-2.08%
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Brewster County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,35290.48%
Two or More Races2482.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native2252.44%
Some Other Race2172.35%
Asian1701.84%
Black or African American190.21%
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Brewster County, Texas Population by Race

Brewster County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Brewster County, Texas Median Age

43.7


Total

44.4


Male

43.3


Female

Brewster County, Texas Adults

There are 7,462 adults, (2,072 of whom are seniors) in Brewster County, Texas.

Brewster County, Texas Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brewster County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

4,583

49.65%

Male

4,648

50.35%

Brewster County, Texas Population by Age

Brewster County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brewster County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
All57.8%42.2%
Female57.7%42.3%
Male52.2%47.8%
Non Family39.8%60.2%

57.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brewster County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0882.2357.8
Non Family1,8551.339.8
Married1,7192.9677.8
Female3363.1557.7
Male1783.1652.2

2.96

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Brewster County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4015.89%
9th to 12th Grade5768.46%
High School Graduate1,45321.34%
Some College1,37320.16%
Associates Degree2854.19%
Bachelors Degree1,82126.74%
Graduate Degree90113.23%
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Brewster County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brewster County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,8163,6372,051
Hispanic2,7331,949503
Other Race19713690
Native American17517579
Asian927962
2+ Races815648
Black171611

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.39%.

Brewster County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,082$39,535$28,958
Less Than 9th Grade$26,842$24,836$29,375
High School Graduate$25,442$26,974$21,037
Some College$34,800$46,795$21,954
Bachelors Degree$39,955$43,583$38,537
Graduate Degree$52,014$54,973$30,556

$34,082

Average Earnings

$39,535

Average Male

$28,958

Average Female

Brewster County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brewster County, Texas Language by Age

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Brewster County, Texas Language

65.58% of Brewster County, Texas residents speak only English, while 34.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.83% of the population.

Brewster County, Texas Language

Brewster County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,59359012.85%
Hispanic3,94450912.91%
Multiple2489437.90%
Native2256428.44%
Asian1703621.18%
Other217188.29%
Black13215.38%

13.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.58%

Male Poverty Rate

14.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brewster County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brewster County, Texas is Multiple, with 37.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brewster County, Texas is Other, with 8.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.28%.

Brewster County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.77%
High School12.33%
Some College9.56%
Bachelors or Greater8.85%

Brewster County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.00%
Male Unemployed17.17%
Female Employed9.64%
Male Employed5.02%

Brewster County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brewster County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,080$63,082
Families$65,841$82,612
Married Families$85,951-
Non Families$33,776$38,907
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Income by Household Type

Brewster County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Brewster County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Brewster County, Texas Marriage

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

Brewster County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Brewster County, Texas Marital Status

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680

Number of Veterans

672

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam376
Second Gulf War97
First Gulf War85
Korea66
World War II

Brewster County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74294
75+192
55 to 64115
35 to 5440
18 to 3439

Brewster County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5998.82%
Hispanic993.15%
Native American6838.86%
2+ Races74.55%
Black633.33%

Brewster County, Texas Veterans by Race

Brewster County, Texas Veterans by Education

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14.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brewster County, Texas Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Brewster County, Texas Employment by Age

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Brewster County, Texas Employment by Race

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Brewster 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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64.20%

Born in Brewster County, Texas

93.57%

Native Born

6.43%

Foreign Born

3.70%

Non Citizen

2.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.57% of Brewster County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 64.20% having been born in Texas. 3.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brewster 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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