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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Brownfield is 8,916. Brownfield, Texas is the 3,383rd largest city in the US.
Brownfield is located entirely in Terry County.
The peak population of Brownfield was in 1990, when its population was 9,664. In 1990, Brownfield was the 2,527th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,383rd largest city in the US. Brownfield is currently 7.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Brownfield has shrunk 5.6% since the year 2000. Brownfield, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Brownfield has a population density of 1,483 people per square mile.
|3377||Clayton, New Jersey||8,960||25.5%|
|3380||Rice Lake, Wisconsin||8,939||6.9%|
|3381||Haledon, New Jersey||8,932||8.1%|
|3387||Highland Park, Michigan||8,902||-46.8%|
|3388||Seneca, South Carolina||8,900||15.4%|
The total voting age population of Brownfield, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,380. The voting age population is 55.5% male and 44.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.3% of the residents of Brownfield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Brownfield are 90.6% White, 6.2% Black, 2.0% Other, 1.0% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 60.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Brownfield, 21.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.1%. On a per-household basis, 17.1% of families are below the poverty line in Brownfield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.9% of Brownfield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 66.5% of Brownfield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Brownfield residents aged 5 and older, 40.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 38.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Brownfield is 11.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Brownfield, 12.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Brownfield is $39,912.
In Brownfield, 65.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.2% of housing units in Brownfield.
Of all the housing units in Brownfield, 5.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Brownfield, 2.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Brownfield is $699.
In Brownfield, 69.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.