Brownsville, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Brownsville, Texas Info Snack

Population
182,271
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
29.3%
Median Home
$90,000
Median Income
$38,588
Median Rent
$736

Brownsville SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Brownsville, TX Crime Report

5,329
Total Crimes
2,889.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
16.67%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Brownsville
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,329 2,889.6 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 776 420.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 143 77.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 551 298.8 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 4,553 2,468.8 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 631 342.2 392.8 340.5
Larceny 3,801 2,061.1 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 121 65.6 267.2 219.9

Brownsville, TX Cost Of Living

74
Brownsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Brownsville Texas National Average
Overall 74 91 100
Services 75 95 100
Groceries 83 90 100
Health 84 97 100
Housing 52 83 100
Transportation 89 94 100
Utilities 102 102 100

Brownsville, TX Photos

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The Ut Sph Bronwsville Regional Campus
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Rankings for Brownsville in Texas

Map Of Brownsville, TX

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Population over time in Brownsville

Year Population % Change
2019 182,271 -0.2%
2018 182,679 0.3%
2017 182,083 -0.0%
2016 182,110 0.3%
2015 181,487 0.9%
2014 179,834 1.1%
2013 177,795 1.5%
2012 175,210 1.6%
2011 172,491 1.7%
2010 169,599 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brownsville

White
4.9% (9,008)
African American
0.4% (705)
American Indian
0.1% (240)
Asian
0.6% (1,046)
Hawaiian
0.0% (16)
Other
0.0% (30)
Two Or More
0.1% (199)
Hispanic
93.8% (171,027)
Race Brownsville TX USA
White 4.9% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 93.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Brownsville

Female
51.7% (94,301)
Male
48.3% (87,970)
Gender Brownsville TX USA
Female 51.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brownsville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
20.0% (36,454)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (25,517)
High School / GED
24.0% (43,745)
Some College
16.0% (29,163)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (12,758)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (25,517)
Master's Degree
4.0% (7,290)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,822)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Brownsville TX USA
< 9th Grade 20.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brownsville, Texas

Less than $10,000
12.1% (2,200,027)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (1,474,605)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (2,599,079)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (2,238,464)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (2,313,942)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (2,978,213)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (1,875,753)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (1,729,691)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (413,029)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (404,293)
Income Brownsville TX USA
Less than $10,000 12.1% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 7.4% 7.7%

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