Brazoria, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Brazoria, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Brazoria had a population of 3,310 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Brazoria is located at latitude 29.0447 and longitude -95.5644 in Brazoria County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brazoria (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Brazoria County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 30 feet.

The City of Brazoria (GNIS ID: 2409894) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Brazoria is located within Brazoria-West Columbia Division of Brazoria County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brazoria population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Brazoria, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,310
Population in Households 3,310
Population in Familes 2,801
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,267
Diversity Index2 55
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,255
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 901
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,379 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 872 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 383 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 124 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $102,297
Average Home Value $135,448
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,478
Average Household Income $64,995
Per Capita Income $24,487
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.48% 1.83%
Households 1.45% 1.83%
Families 1.62% 1.74%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Brazoria, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brazoria to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 520 70th
Population Density1 # 556 68th
Diversity Index2 # 735 58th
Median Household Income # 527 70th
Per Capita Income # 711 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.