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Races in Brownsville, Texas (TX) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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2009 2000

Races in Brownsville, TX (2009)

  • Hispanic - 163,995 (92.9%)
  • White alone - 10,525 (6.0%)
  • Asian alone - 917 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 641 (0.4%)
  • Two or more races - 405 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 371 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 186 (0.1%)

Races in Brownsville, TX (2000)

  • Hispanic - 127,535 (91.3%)
  • White alone - 10,826 (7.7%)
  • Asian alone - 710 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 276 (0.2%)
  • Two or more races - 253 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 77 (0.06%)
  • Other race alone - 36 (0.03%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 9 (0.01%)

2009 2000

Races in Texas (2009)

  • White alone - 11,546,095 (46.6%)
  • Hispanic - 9,149,688 (36.9%)
  • Black alone - 2,786,724 (11.2%)
  • Asian alone - 872,351 (3.5%)
  • Two or more races - 296,196 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 69,321 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 44,400 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 17,527 (0.07%)

Races in Texas (2000)

  • White alone - 10,933,313 (52.4%)
  • Hispanic - 6,669,666 (32.0%)
  • Black alone - 2,364,255 (11.3%)
  • Asian alone - 554,445 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races - 230,567 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 68,859 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 19,958 (0.10%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 10,757 (0.05%)


English speakers - Total:

11.0% of residents of Brownsville speak English at home.
88.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 37% speak English less than very well).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

39.5% of residents of Brownsville speak English at home.
58.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English less than very well).
1.7% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

6.6% of residents of Brownsville speak English at home.
93.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

4.1% of residents of Brownsville speak English at home.
93.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (28% speak English very well, 72% speak English less than very well).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English less than very well).


White / Caucasian - Speak only English
Native:

13.6% (13,203)
Foreign born:

3.4% (1,510)
White / Caucasian - Speak another language
Native:

86.4% (83,900)
Foreign born:

96.6% (43,047)

Black or African American - Speak only English
Native:

72.3% (394)
Foreign born:

51.4% (63)
Black or African American - Speak another language
Native:

29.7% (162)
Foreign born:

48.4% (60)

American Indian / Alaska Native - Speak another language
Native:

79.5% (411)
Foreign born:

99.9% (39)

Asian - Speak only English
Native:

46.0% (90)
Foreign born:

9.5% (64)
Asian - Speak another language
Native:

38.7% (76)
Foreign born:

90.5% (610)

Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander - Speak another language
Native:

29.9% (15)
Foreign born:

100.0% (33)

Other race - Speak only English
Native:

7.8% (493)
Foreign born:

6.5% (207)
Other race - Speak another language
Native:

92.2% (5,794)
Foreign born:

93.5% (2,979)

Two or more races - Speak another language
Native:

57.7% (1,221)
Foreign born:

100.0% (300)

White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak only English
Native:

73.1% (6,728)
Foreign born:

37.0% (267)
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak another language
Native:

28.5% (2,624)
Foreign born:

55.8% (402)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak only English
Native:

8.7% (8,377)
Foreign born:

3.2% (1,547)
Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

91.3% (88,076)
Foreign born:

96.8% (46,066)

44,116 residents are foreign born (30.8% Latin America).

This city:  31.6%
Texas:  13.9%

Median age by place of birth - Brownsville

Place of birth - Brownsville
White

Place of birth - Brownsville
Black or African American

Place of birth - Brownsville
American Indian / Alaska Native

Place of birth - Brownsville
Asian

Place of birth - Brownsville
Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Place of birth - Brownsville
Other race

Place of birth - Brownsville
Two or more races

Place of birth - Brownsville
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Brownsville
Hispanic or Latino

Population born outside the United States - Brownsville

Year of entry for the foreign-born population - Brownsville

Year of entry for the foreign-born male population - Brownsville

Year of entry for the foreign-born female population - Brownsville

Place of birth by age - Brownsville

Marital status for White (Caucasian) population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 2.0%
  • Divorced: 5.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

70.5% (2,485)
Unmarried:

29.5% (1,042)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

48.9% (18,425)
Unmarried:

51.1% (19,263)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 79.1%
  • Now married: 21.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 63.8%
  • Now married: 24.0%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

8.9% (15)
Unmarried:

92.7% (153)
Marital status for American Indian / Alaska Native population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 82.9%
  • Now married: 13.7%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 12.5%
  • Now married: 66.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 18.5%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

86.2% (19)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

50.5% (75)
Unmarried:

49.2% (74)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 39.3%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 4.2%
Females:
  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

99.3% (9)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

69.4% (164)
Unmarried:

30.7% (73)
Marital status for Other race population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 1.5%
Females:
  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

59.7% (207)
Unmarried:

40.3% (140)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

56.2% (1,362)
Unmarried:

43.8% (1,062)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 43.7%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 6.7%
Females:
  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 29.6%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

38.2% (16)
Unmarried:

61.1% (26)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

30.0% (170)
Unmarried:

70.2% (398)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 7.7%
Females:
  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 20.7%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (252)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

42.3% (588)
Unmarried:

57.7% (801)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 5.4%
Females:
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

66.5% (2,440)
Unmarried:

33.5% (1,228)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

49.2% (19,443)
Unmarried:

50.8% (20,078)

Ancestries in Brownsville
(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)

  • Other - 116,170 (83.1%)
  • United States - 3,837 (2.7%)
  • German - 1,993 (1.4%)
  • English - 1,315 (0.9%)
  • Irish - 1,201 (0.9%)
  • Italian - 602 (0.4%)
  • French - 598 (0.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 577 (0.4%)
  • Norwegian - 351 (0.3%)
  • Polish - 322 (0.2%)
  • Dutch - 205 (0.1%)
  • Scottish - 184 (0.1%)
  • Swedish - 141 (0.1%)
  • Arab - 118 (0.08%)
  • French Canadian - 106 (0.08%)
  • Subsaharan African - 90 (0.06%)
  • Russian - 83 (0.06%)
  • Ukrainian - 83 (0.06%)
  • Czech - 78 (0.06%)
  • Welsh - 74 (0.05%)
  • Portuguese - 56 (0.04%)
  • Danish - 55 (0.04%)
  • Swiss - 43 (0.03%)
  • Greek - 38 (0.03%)
  • Hungarian - 25 (0.02%)
  • Slovak - 19 (0.01%)
  • West Indian - 14 (0.01%)
  • Lithuanian - 9 (0.01%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 135,119 (85.7%)
  • Black or African American: 338 (43.2%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 495 (83.4%)
  • Asian: 864 (79.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 85 (100.0%)
  • Other race: 11,811 (93.6%)
  • Two or more races: 2,164 (87.0%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 7,577 (73.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 138,604 (86.6%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 17,923 (11.4%)
  • Black or African American: 267 (34.1%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 115 (19.3%)
  • Asian: 101 (9.3%)
  • Other race: 601 (4.8%)
  • Two or more races: 238 (9.6%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 1,590 (15.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17,629 (11.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 2,152 (1.4%)
  • Black or African American: 93 (11.9%)
  • Other race: 64 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races: 24 (0.9%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 559 (5.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1,593 (1.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 1,006 (0.6%)
  • Black or African American: 25 (3.2%)
  • Asian: 105 (9.6%)
  • Other race: 206 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races: 23 (0.9%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 528 (5.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 950 (0.6%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

  • White: 1,397 (0.9%)
  • Black or African American: 30 (3.8%)
  • Asian: 21 (2.0%)
  • Other race: 11 (0.1%)
  • Two or more races: 66 (2.6%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 84 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1,313 (0.8%)
Children Nativity - Brownsville, TX
Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

Living with two parents:

13,030 Native

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 6,555 • Foreign born: 47 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 4,038 • Foreign born: 460 )

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 3,449 • Foreign born: 0 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 7,986 • Foreign born: 771 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 8,987 • Foreign born: 346 )

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 8,961 • Foreign born: 0 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 7,725 • Foreign born: 6,998 )


Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

  • Asia: 834
  • Europe: 486
  • South Central Asia: 285
  • Eastern Asia: 184
  • Western Europe: 161
  • Southern Europe: 153
  • Northern Europe: 92
  • Eastern Europe: 62

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Countries

  • India: 161
  • Spain: 119
  • France: 89
  • Iran: 64
  • Korea: 59
  • Germany: 55
  • Japan: 55
  • Taiwan: 40
  • Russia: 37
  • Ireland: 27
  • Portugal: 22
  • England: 19
  • Hungary: 16
  • Hong Kong: 14
  • Czechoslovakia: 13
  • Scotland: 11
  • Denmark: 11

Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

79.8% (2,350)
60 years and over:

20.2% (594)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

62.2% (2,818)
60 years and over:

37.8% (1,715)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Black or African American:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

91.9% (9)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Asian:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.8% (8)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

99.8% (14)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (37)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Other race:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

50.9% (85)
60 years and over:

56.6% (94)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

42.4% (287)
60 years and over:

56.3% (381)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Two or more races:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

97.4% (52)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

45.6% (34)
60 years and over:

53.4% (40)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

44.7% (72)
60 years and over:

55.6% (90)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

48.4% (80)
60 years and over:

51.6% (86)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Hispanic or Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

76.1% (2,423)
60 years and over:

23.9% (760)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

59.5% (2,834)
60 years and over:

40.5% (1,930)

Zip codes: 78520, 78521, 78526, 78575, 78578.


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