Brazos County TX Information


Brazos County Subdivisions

Brazos County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 231,210
Population in Households 216,002
Population in Familes 144,598
Population in Group Qrtrs 15,208
Population Density1 395
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $44,228
Average Household Income $71,325
Per Capita Income $26,883


Total Housing Units 90,452 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,861 (40.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 48,488 (53.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,103 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $205,922
Average Home Value $255,236


Total Households 85,349
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 45,297
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.1% 1.91%
Households 2.13% 2.03%
Families 2.02% 1.96%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.36%


Brazos County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brazos County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 22 92nd
Population Density # 18 93rd
Diversity Index # 70 73rd
Median Household Income # 162 37th
Per Capita Income # 84 67th

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