Brown County TX Information


Brown County Subdivisions

Brown County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,910
Daytime Population: Workers 17,031
Daytime Population: Residents 22,588
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,619
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 37,201
Population in Familes 30,456
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,709
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $42,923
Average Household Income $58,463
Per Capita Income $23,081


Total Housing Units 18,679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,283 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,698 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,698 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $97,959
Average Home Value $144,143


Total Households 14,981
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 10,186
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.29% 0.28%
Households 0.19% 0.22%
Families 0.11% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.01%
Per Capita Income   1.86%


Brown County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brown County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 83 68th
Population Density # 89 65th
Diversity Index # 169 34th
Median Household Income # 183 28th
Per Capita Income # 172 33rd

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