Brownsville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,95829491
Median age36.241.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)30%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%38%43%
Speak English67%72%79%
Speak Spanish31%21%13%
Brownsville, FL has a population of 15,860 and is the 2,697th largest city in the United States. The population density is 6,958 per sq mi which is 2270% higher than the Florida average and 7580% higher than the national average. The median age in Brownsville is 36 which is approximately 13% lower than the Florida average of 42. In Brownsville, 30% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 67% speak English and 31% speak Spanish. 61% of Brownsville residents were born in Florida, 14% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 21% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Brownsville is 2270% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Brownsville is 13% lower than Florida.
  • In Brownsville 23.97% of the population is White.
  • In Brownsville 70.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Brownsville 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Brownsville population breakdown by race

Black or African American70.00%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.74%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race0.34%2.48%3.06%
Other race4.95%2.54%4.75%
In Brownsville, 29.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Brownsville, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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