Brownwood, Texas

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Population in 2013: 18,965 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.8%
 
Males: 9,147  (48.2%)
Females: 9,818  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76801, 76802.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,867 (it was $27,325 in 2000)
Brownwood:

$33,867
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,643 (it was $14,158 in 2000)

Brownwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,839 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Brownwood:

$86,839
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $130,611; Detached houses: $143,830; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,436; In 2-unit structures: $94,303; Mobile homes: $60,715; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,250

Median gross rent in 2013: $627.

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  • Races in Brownwood, TX (2013)

    Brownwood races chart
    • 12,70365.5%White alone
    • 5,11326.4%Hispanic
    • 1,2076.2%Black alone
    • 1760.9%Two or more races
    • 1350.7%American Indian alone
    • 330.2%Asian alone
    • 90.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Brownwood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Brownwood: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.8%), German (10.1%), Irish (8.7%), United States (7.7%), French (1.8%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 12.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,505 people per square mile   (low).

Brownwood,TX real estate house value index trend

Brownwood, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Brownwood:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brownwood city:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

1,018 residents are foreign born (4.7% Latin America).

This city:

5.2%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 105 registered sex offenders living in Brownwood, Texas as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brownwood to the number of sex offenders is 181 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,834 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $987 (1.4%)

Brownwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (67.9 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (120.0 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (149.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Early, TX (1.9 miles ), Bangs, TX (3.0 miles ), Lake Brownwood, TX (3.2 miles ), Blanket, TX (3.7 miles ), Thunderbird Bay, TX (3.8 miles ), May, TX (4.4 miles ), Santa Anna, TX (4.5 miles ), Mullin, TX (4.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $232,200
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $156,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.71 N, Longitude: 98.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,365 (+22.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,592 (75.3%)

Area code: 325

Brownwood household income distribution Brownwood home values distribution

Crime rates in Brownwood by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1002100020000
per 100,000 5.20.00.010.25.10.00.00.010.50.00.00.00.0
Rapes 16152314818115010171611
per 100,000 83.276.3118.671.340.489.555.525.50.053.486.381.658.3
Robberies 71114111214125712697
per 100,000 36.456.072.256.060.669.660.525.536.664.130.545.937.1
Assaults 21119384606196907779101667843
per 100,000 1,096.7982.2433.2305.4308.3477.1454.1392.9413.3539.4335.1397.6227.8
Burglaries 304288309257206284174179175163118137155
per 100,000 1,580.01,465.61,593.61,308.21,041.11,411.5877.9913.4915.5870.5599.2698.3821.3
Thefts 8909151,0011,183890800700625615564637765647
per 100,000 4,625.84,656.55,162.56,021.94,497.93,976.13,531.83,189.33,217.43,012.03,234.53,899.53,428.2
Auto thefts 11515612456493943272411162426
per 100,000 597.7793.9639.5285.1247.6193.8217.0137.8125.658.781.2122.3137.8
Arson 7413411232430
per 100,000 36.420.45.215.320.25.05.010.215.710.720.315.30.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 653.9629.8575.3513.1396.9463.5375.3310.7319.0357.7324.7375.1310.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brownwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 56 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -271 (-1.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Brownwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brownwood, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brownwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Brownwood city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brownwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 138.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 278.1 miles away from Brownwood center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 245.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 206.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 251.8 miles away from Brownwood center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 215.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brown County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brownwood topographic map

Birthplace of: Walt Williams (baseball) - Baseball player, Ed Price - Football player and coach, George Dunn (actor) - Actor, Jim Morris - High school science teacher made it to the big leagues, Josh Rosenthal (musician) - Songwriter, Joe M. Kilgore - Politician, Casey Pachall - College football player, Derwin Williams - Football player, George M. Shelton - Philippine- War Medal of Honor recipient, Jerry Don Gleaton - Baseball player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Brownwood: George M. Shelton.

Hospitals in Brownwood:

  • BROWNWOOD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1501 BURNET DR)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS M H M R CENTER (2209 ELEVENTH ST)
  • GIRLING HOSPICE (1423 COGGIN AVENUE)
  • MEDSHARES HOSPICE OF CENTRAL TX INC (600 N FISK ST)
  • SOUTHPARK DEVELOPMENT CENTER (2605 MORRIS SHEPHERD DR)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSN HOSPICE (212 BROWN ST)

Home Health Centers in Brownwood:

  • INTEGRACARE OF OLNEY (107 SOUTH PARK DRIVE SUITE C)

Nursing Homes in Brownwood:

  • BROWNWOOD CARE CENTER (101 MILLER DRIVE)
  • BROWNWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (101 MILLER DR)
  • BROWNWOOD SKILLED NURSING CENTER (2700 MEMORIAL PARK DR)
  • CARE NURSING AND REHABILITATION (200 COUNTY RD 616)
  • CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE CENTER (1514 INDIAN CREEK RD)
  • OAK RIDGE MANOR (2501 MORRIS SHEPPARD DR)
  • PLANTATION NURSING HOME (405 W ANDERSON)
  • SONGBIRD LODGE (2500 SONGBIRD CIR)

Airports located in Brownwood:

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College/University in Brownwood:

  • Howard Payne University (Full-time enrollment: 989; Location: 1000 Fisk St.; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.hputx.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownwood:

  • Cisco College (about 48 miles; Cisco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,687)
  • Tarleton State University (about 57 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 68 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Central Texas College (about 81 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Angelo State University (about 90 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Weatherford College (about 100 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 101 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Public high schools in Brownwood:

Private high school in Brownwood:

  • VICTORY LIFE ACADEMY (Students: 146; Location: 901 C C WOODSON RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brownwood:

See full list of schools located in Brownwood, School District: BROWNWOOD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Brownwood:

  • BROWNWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $263,064; Location: 600 CARNEGIE ST; 64,294 books; 1,410 audio materials; 594 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Local Cable Television Provider: Brownwood T.V. Cable 310 carnegie st. Brownwood , Texas 76801 tel#: 325-646-3576

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Notable locations in Brownwood: US Agricultural Experiment (A), J A Walker House and R B Rogers House (B), Brown County Court House (C), Brownwood Fire Department Station 1 (D), Brownwood Fire Marshal's Office (E), Brownwood Fire Department Station 2 (F), Douglas MacArthur Academy of Freedom Museum (G), Air Evac Lifeteam Brownwood Base (H), Guardian Emergency Medical Services (I), Brown County Jail (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brownwood include: Church of the Nazarene (A), River of Life Community Church (B), Greater Faith Community Church (C), Christ Chapel Church (D), Seventh Day Adventist Church (E), Central United Methodist Church (F), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (G), First Church of the Nazarene (H), Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Greenleaf Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Camp Bowie Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Salt Creek (A), Red Hole Creek (B), Williams Creek (C), South Willis Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brownwood include: Kiwanis Park (1), Vincent Street Park (2), Sharp Park (3), Red Stone Park (4), Thomason Park (5), Stonegate Park (6), Mayes Park (7), Sportsman Park (8), Wiggins Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Brown County Museum of History (212 North Broadway Street) (1), Corner Store (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1500 Beaver Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Brownwood Days Inn (515 E Commerce St) (1), Americas Best Value Inn (410 East Commerce St) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Brown County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brownwood and their reported violations in the past:

BROOKESMITH SPECIAL UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 9,045, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In NOV-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
LAKE BROWNWOOD CHRISTIAN RETREAT (Population served: 264, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brownwood that have no violations reported:

  • BROWN COUNTY WID 1 (Population served: 0, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.3%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Black residents, 31.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.5% for American Indian residents, 33.5% for other race residents, 48.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Brownwood in 2010:

  • 456 people in college/university student housing
  • 340 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 112 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 62 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 47 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Brownwood in 2000:

  • 499 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 439 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 345 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Brownwood, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Brownwood compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Brownwood Coliseum. Howard Payne University.

Banks with branches in Brownwood (2011 data):

  • Texas Bank: Brownwood Marketplace Banking Center, Detached Facility, Lake Brownwood Branch, Brownwood Branch, at 400 Fisk Street. Info updated 2006/12/18: Bank assets: $292.9 mil, Deposits: $250.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Citizens National Bank at Brownwood: Citizens National Bank At Brownwood at 1 Carnegie, branch established on 1934/09/28; Brownwood Branch at 401 West Commerce, branch established on 1996/02/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $182.3 mil, Deposits: $158.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Brownwood Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Brownwood Branch at One Center Avenue, branch established on 1892/02/11; Brownwood Motor Branch at 601 Center Avenue, branch established on 1992/08/17. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • The First National Bank of Baird: Brownwood Branch at 3711 Austin Avenue, branch established on 2004/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $252.3 mil, Deposits: $230.0 mil, headquarters in Baird, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Baird Bancshares, Inc.
  • Mills County State Bank: Brownwood Branch at 3101 Austin Avenue, branch established on 1992/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $213.0 mil, Deposits: $184.7 mil, headquarters in Goldthwaite, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Goldthwaite Bancshares, Inc.
  • Western Bank: Brownwood Branch at 1110 Clements, branch established on 2007/08/27. Info updated 2009/06/01: Bank assets: $196.5 mil, Deposits: $174.0 mil, headquarters in Coahoma, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Western Bancshares, Inc.
  • American State Bank: Brownwood Branch at 1221 Austin Ave., branch established on 2011/07/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $3,079.1 mil, Deposits: $2,459.5 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: American State Financial Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: 1602 Austin Avenue Branch at 1602 Austin Avenue, branch established on 1976/07/08. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brownwood, Texas:

  • Days Inn, 515 E Commerce, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 646-2551, Fax: (325) 643-6064
  • Comfort Inn Riverside Hotel, 410 E Commerce, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 646-3511, Fax: (325) 646-3517
  • Post Oak Inn, 606 Early Blvd, Brownwood, TX 76802 , Phone: (325) 643-5621
  • Holiday Inn Exress, 504 W Commerce St, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 641-8085, Fax: (325) 641-1047
  • Gate 1 Motor Inn, 4410 Hwy 377 S, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 643-5463, Fax: (325) 643-5333
  • La Quinta Inn And Suites - Brownwood, 103 Market Place Blvd, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 641-1731, Fax: (325) 641-1732
  • Hampton Inn, 1103 Riverside Dr, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 641-1122, Fax: (325) 641-1199
  • Lake Brownwood Hospitality, Ltd d/b/A Flagship Inn, 8875 Hwy 279, Brownwood, TX 76801 , Phone: (325) 784-7656
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brownwood, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Texas average:

14.4

Brownwood travel time to work - commute Brownwood mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brownwood city (based on Brown County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,60779
Mainline Protestant3,60912
Catholic2,5001
Other4583
Black Protestant371
None7,895-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Brown County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Brown County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Brown County:

9.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

8.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

25.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 12$50,940$50,9400$0
Other Government Administration 14$50,742$43,4931$1,483
Judicial and Legal 7$25,911$44,4191$4,249
Police Protection - Officers 38$197,511$62,3720$0
Police - Other 19$50,225$31,7211$1,602
Firefighters 34$126,560$44,6680$0
Streets and Highways 34$106,035$37,4241$1,437
Airports 5$13,273$31,8550$0
Welfare 9$16,845$22,4601$1,644
Health 12$35,184$35,1843$2,284
Solid Waste Management 34$86,984$30,7000$0
Sewerage 23$60,132$31,3730$0
Parks and Recreation 20$47,910$28,7463$2,434
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$19,020$76,0800$0
Water Supply 20$48,000$28,8000$0
Other and Unallocable 4$10,886$32,6580$0
Totals for Government 288$946,158$39,42311$15,133

Brownwood government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Solid Waste Management: $1,405,000 ($74.08)
    Air Transportation: $1,035,000 ($54.57)
    Water Utilities: $755,000 ($39.81)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $2,552,000 ($134.56)
    Police Protection: $2,484,000 ($130.98)
    Water Utilities: $2,290,000 ($120.75)
    General - Other: $1,974,000 ($104.09)
    Sewerage: $1,814,000 ($95.65)
    Regular Highways: $1,691,000 ($89.16)
    Fire Protection: $1,519,000 ($80.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $998,000 ($52.62)
    Central Staff Services: $527,000 ($27.79)
    Air Transportation: $520,000 ($27.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $451,000 ($23.78)
    Financial Administration: $370,000 ($19.51)
    Health Services - Other: $364,000 ($19.19)
    Libraries: $287,000 ($15.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $252,000 ($13.29)
    Welfare - Other: $106,000 ($5.59)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $2,267,000 ($119.54)
    Benefit Payments: $176,000 ($9.28)
    Withdrawals: $3,000 ($0.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $573,000 ($30.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $276,000 ($14.55)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($1.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,680,000 ($457.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $345,000 ($18.19)

Brownwood government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $385,000 ($20.30)
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $3,380,000 ($178.22)
    Sewerage: $2,632,000 ($138.78)
    All Other: $912,000 ($48.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $101,000 ($5.33)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $120,000 ($6.33)
    Local Employee Contribution: $74,000 ($3.90)
    From Local Government: $74,000 ($3.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $50,000 ($2.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,036,000 ($54.63)
    Property Sale Other: $624,000 ($32.90)
    Interest Earnings: $554,000 ($29.21)
    Rents: $35,000 ($1.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,533,000 ($186.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $366,000 ($19.30)
    Public Welfare: $267,000 ($14.08)
    Health & Hospitals: $184,000 ($9.70)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($1.37)
    General Support: $12,000 ($0.63)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $4,273,000 ($225.31)
    Property: $3,254,000 ($171.58)
    Public Utilities: $1,297,000 ($68.39)
    NEC: $106,000 ($5.59)
    Other Selective Sales: $55,000 ($2.90)

Brownwood government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $6,945,000 ($366.20)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,895,000 ($521.75)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $305,000 ($16.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,140,000 ($429.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $6,520,000 ($343.79)
    Other, NEC: $1,315,000 ($69.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $745,000 ($39.28)
    Water Utilities: $425,000 ($22.41)

Brownwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,166,000 ($61.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,264,000 ($488.48)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $80,000 ($4.22)

6.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,394 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Taylor County, TX  0.34% ($28,119 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.32% ($33,385)
from Coleman County, TX  0.30% ($23,000)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,944 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tarrant County, TX  0.41% ($31,549 average AGI)
to Taylor County, TX  0.38% ($33,745)
to Travis County, TX  0.31% ($26,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brownwood:

  • KXYL (1240 AM; 1 kW; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBWD (1380 AM; 1 kW; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: BROWN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brownwood:

  • KPSM (99.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: LIVING WORD CHURCH OF BROWNWOOD, INC.)
  • KHPU (91.7 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: HOWARD PAYNE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOXE (101.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: BROWN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBUB (90.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: LIVING WORD CHURCH OF BROWNWOOD, INC)
  • KPBE (89.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KXYL-FM (96.9 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYOX (94.3 FM; COMANCHE, TX; Owner: 377 BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KXCT (102.3 FM; COLEMAN, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brownwood:

  • KIDU-LP (Channel 56; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K61CV (Channel 61; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K65BC (Channel 65; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K26AP (Channel 26; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brownwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $6,000Total costs
  • 2,200Total average daily traffic
  • 110Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,480Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brownwood)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brownwood, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 133 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brownwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 58 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brownwood)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Brownwood, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William24274.7 years
James22873.1 years
John21174.0 years
Mary21081.2 years
Robert14171.5 years
Charles10773.3 years
Thomas10174.5 years
Willie9781.1 years
George9076.3 years
Ruby7080.3 years
Most common last names in Brownwood, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17676.0 years
Williams8579.1 years
Johnson7775.8 years
Jones7775.1 years
Davis7276.6 years
Moore6776.5 years
Taylor6776.7 years
Brown6374.9 years
Harris5479.4 years
Wilson5178.7 years
Businesses in Brownwood, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5Little Caesars Pizza1
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Payless1
CVS2Pizza Hut1
ColorTyme1RadioShack1
FedEx5SONIC Drive-In2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Staples1
Ford1Subway2
Goodwill3Taco Bell1
H&R Block2True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul4
Home Depot1UPS6
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's1
La Quinta1
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