In 2019, Brownsville, TX had a population of 182k people with a median age of 30.6 and a median household income of $38,588. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Brownsville, TX declined from 182,679 to 182,271, a −0.223% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,499 to $38,588, a 5.72% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Brownsville, TX are White (Hispanic) (90.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (4.94%), Other (Hispanic) (2.48%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.574%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.437%). 0% of the households in Brownsville, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 81.2% of the residents in Brownsville, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Brownsville, TX are Texas Southmost College (788 degrees awarded in 2019), Southern Careers Institute-Brownsville (330 degrees), and South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-Brownsville (241 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Brownsville, TX was $90,000, and the homeownership rate was 60.7%. Most people in Brownsville, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Brownsville, TX was 2 cars per household.