Latest Data (2015)
Population 183,887
Nationwide Rank 131

Quick Facts

Brownsville, Texas is the 131st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Brownsville, Texas is a city.

Brownsville, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Brownsville had its largest population ever.

Brownsville, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Brownsville, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
125 Huntsville, Alabama 19.0%
126 Tallahassee, Florida 24.1%
127 Grand Prairie, Texas 46.6%
128 Overland Park, Kansas 22.9%
129 Knoxville, Tennessee 5.1%
130 Worcester, Massachusetts 7.1%
131 Brownsville, Texas 28.2%
132 Newport News, Virginia 1.1%
133 Santa Clarita, California 17.1%
134 Port St. Lucie, Florida 101.1%
135 Providence, Rhode Island 3.0%
136 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 4.3%
137 Chattanooga, Tennessee 12.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 183,887 131
2014 183,046 130
2013 181,860 131
2012 180,097 131
2011 178,348 131
2010 175,023 133
2009 176,859 131
2008 173,700 132
2007 170,597 133
2006 167,599 138
2005 164,157 141
2004 160,488 140
2003 156,071 139
2002 151,295 143
2001 147,186 146
2000 143,368 151
1990 115,143 159