In 2020, Brownsville, TX had a population of 182k people with a median age of 30.9 and a median household income of $40,924. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Brownsville, TX declined from 182,271 to 182,230, a −0.0225% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,588 to $40,924, a 6.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Brownsville, TX are White (Hispanic) (80.4%), Two+ (Hispanic) (10.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (4.82%), Other (Hispanic) (3.25%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.589%).
None of the households in Brownsville, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
82% of the residents in Brownsville, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Brownsville, TX are Texas Southmost College (984 degrees awarded in 2021), Southern Careers Institute-Brownsville (489 degrees), and South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-Brownsville (456922) (218 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Brownsville, TX was $92,400, and the homeownership rate was 60.4%.
Most people in Brownsville, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Brownsville, TX was 2 cars per household.