Brooks County, Texas Population 2021

Brooks County, Texas's estimated population is 7,081 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brooks County, Texas is the 189th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 7,208 and has seen a growth of -1.76% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,081-6-0.08%
20207,087-6-0.08%
20197,093-6-0.08%
20187,099-33-0.46%
20177,132-58-0.81%
20167,1900.00%
20157,190-38-0.53%
20147,228-31-0.43%
20137,259630.88%
20127,196-20-0.28%
20117,21680.11%
20107,208-996-12.14%
19908,204-224-2.66%
19808,4284235.28%
19708,005-604-7.02%
19608,609-586-6.37%
19509,1952,83344.53%
19406,3624617.81%
19305,9011,34129.41%
19204,5600.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.08%
County Website
State
Founded
1911
County Seat
2010 Population
7,208
Growth Since 2010
-1.76%
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Brooks County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,45090.32%
Some Other Race4486.27%
Two or More Races1271.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.95%
Black or African American480.67%
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Brooks County, Texas Population by Race

Brooks County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Brooks County, Texas Median Age

29.7


Total

26.9


Male

34.1


Female

Brooks County, Texas Adults

There are 5,251 adults, (1,041 of whom are seniors) in Brooks County, Texas.

Brooks County, Texas Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooks County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,334

46.69%

Male

3,807

53.31%

Brooks County, Texas Population by Age

Brooks County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brooks County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
All61.3%38.7%
Female47.7%52.3%
Male25%75%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brooks County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1203.1161.3
Married7864.2675.3
Non Family6941.0566.1
Female3924.1347.7
Male2483.6225

3.74

Average Family Size

3.11

Average Household Size

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Brooks County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade54413.44%
9th to 12th Grade71817.74%
High School Graduate1,00024.71%
Some College1,03325.53%
Associates Degree1172.89%
Bachelors Degree44110.90%
Graduate Degree1944.79%
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Brooks County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brooks County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic3,7392,520564
Other Race34316948
White30025763
2+ Races666627
Native American2323

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 2+ races people with a rate of 40.91%.

Brooks County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,967$17,178$16,341
Less Than 9th Grade$9,385$12,528$8,487
High School Graduate$21,019$27,772$11,810
Some College$16,719$15,452$19,406
Bachelors Degree$36,534$45,781$
Graduate Degree$30,598$$31,848

$16,967

Average Earnings

$17,178

Average Male

$16,341

Average Female

Brooks County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brooks County, Texas Language by Age

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Brooks County, Texas Language

38.24% of Brooks County, Texas residents speak only English, while 61.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 61.50% of the population.

Brooks County, Texas Language

Brooks County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,0882,51041.23%
White46821445.73%
Other41210625.73%
Black4848100.00%
Multiple1272519.69%
Native681116.18%

41.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.76%

Male Poverty Rate

47.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooks County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Texas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Texas is Native, with 16.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.75%.

Brooks County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.21%
High School25.11%
Some College23.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed84.21%
Male Unemployed46.37%
Female Employed33.06%
Male Employed26.98%

Brooks County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brooks County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,333$41,308
Families$31,385$48,448
Married Families$57,692-
Non Families$16,020$22,014
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Income by Household Type

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.7%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooks County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Brooks 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.

Brooks County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Brooks County, Texas Marital Status

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200

Number of Veterans

200

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam147
Second Gulf War24
Korea18
First Gulf War13
World War II

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+79
65 to 7448
55 to 6432
18 to 3424
35 to 5417

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1803.79%
Hispanic1703.47%
Other Race205.68%

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Race

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooks County, Texas Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brooks County, Texas Employment by Age

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Brooks County, Texas Employment by Race

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Brooks 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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87.49%

Born in Brooks County, Texas

90.23%

Native Born

9.77%

Foreign Born

8.50%

Non Citizen

1.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.23% of Brooks County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 87.49% having been born in Texas. 8.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brooks 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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