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Zip Code 78521 - 2000 Census Data

Profile of General Demographic Characteristics: 2000

ZIP Code 78521 Data

Zip Code:78521
City:Brownsville
State:TX [Texas]
Counties: CAMERON, TX
City Alias(es):Brownsville
Area Code:956
Time Zone: Central (GMT -06:00)
Observes Day Light Savings:Yes
Classification: [Non-Unique]




2000 Census data for ZIP Code 78521

2000 SEX AND AGE POPULATION FOR ZIP Code 78521    
Total 2000 Census Population for ZIP Code 78521 84,485 100.0%
Male Population 40,007 47.4%
Female Population 44,478 52.6%
Under 5 years 8,732 10.3%
5 to 9 years 8,661 10.3%
10 to 14 years 8,177 9.7%
15 to 19 years 8,273 9.8%
20 to 24 years 6,936 8.2%
25 to 34 years 12,301 14.6%
35 to 44 years 10,474 12.4%
45 to 54 years 8,818 10.4%
55 to 59 years 2,945 3.5%
60 to 64 years 2,453 2.9%
65 to 74 years 3,994 4.7%
75 to 84 years 2,088 2.5%
85 years and over 633 0.7%
     
25 to 29 years 6,642 7.9%
30 to 34 years 5,659 6.7%
35 to 39 years 5,435 6.4%
40 to 44 years 5,039 6.0%
45 to 49 years 4,749 5.6%
50 to 54 years 4,069 4.8%
55 to 59 years 2,945 3.5%
60 to 64 years 2,453 2.9%
65 to 69 years 2,154 2.5%
70 to 74 years 1,840 2.2%
75 to 79 years 1,365 1.6%
80 to 84 years 723 0.9%
     
Median age (years) for ZIP Code 78521 26 ( X )
     
18 years and over 53,909 63.8%
Male Population for ZIP Code 78521 24,509 29.0%
Female Population for ZIP Code 78521 29,400 34.8%
21 years and over 49,201 58.2%
62 years and over 8,191 9.7%
65 years and over 6,715 7.9%
Male 2,847 3.4%
Female 3,868 4.6%
     
Male population 40,007 47.4%
Under 5 years 4,509 5.3%
5 to 9 years 4,356 5.2%
10 to 14 years 4,165 4.9%
15 to 19 years 4,046 4.8%
25 to 29 years 3,064 3.6%
30 to 34 years 2,631 3.1%
35 to 39 years 2,393 2.8%
40 to 44 years 2,274 2.7%
45 to 49 years 2,116 2.5%
50 to 54 years 1,880 2.2%
55 to 59 years 1,348 1.6%
60 to 64 years 1,071 1.3%
65 to 69 years 926 1.1%
70 to 74 years 772 0.9%
75 to 79 years 617 0.7%
80 to 84 years 302 0.4%
     
Median age (years) 24.5 ( X )
     
16 years and over 26,174 31.0%
18 years and over 24,509 29.0%
21 years and over 22,222 26.3%
62 years and over 3,485 4.1%
65 years and over 2,847 3.4%
     
Female population 44,478 52.6%
Under 5 years 4,223 5.0%
5 to 9 years 4,305 5.1%
10 to 14 years 4,012 4.7%
15 to 19 years 4,227 5.0%
25 to 29 years 3,578 4.2%
30 to 34 years 3,028 3.6%
35 to 39 years 3,042 3.6%
40 to 44 years 2,765 3.3%
45 to 49 years 2,633 3.1%
50 to 54 years 2,189 2.6%
55 to 59 years 1,597 1.9%
60 to 64 years 1,382 1.6%
65 to 69 years 1,228 1.5%
70 to 74 years 1,068 1.3%
75 to 79 years 748 0.9%
80 to 84 years 421 0.5%
     
Median age (years) 27.5 ( X )
     
16 years and over 31,037 36.7%
18 years and over 29,400 34.8%
21 years and over 26,979 31.9%
62 years and over 4,706 5.6%
65 years and over 3,868 4.6%
     
POPULATION BY RACE FOR ZIP Code 78521    
One race 82,536 97.7%
White 67,825 80.3%
Black or African American 282 0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 396 0.5%
Asian 240 0.3%
Asian Indian 55 0.1%
Chinese 25 0.0%
Filipino 87 0.1%
Japanese 14 0.0%
Korean 16 0.0%
Vietnamese 16 0.0%
Other Asian [1] 27 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
Native Hawaiian 3 0.0%
Guamanian or Chamorro 0 0.0%
Samoan 8 0.0%
Other Pacific Islander [2] 2 0.0%
Some other race 13,780 16.3%
Two or more races 1,949 2.3%
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races [3]    
White 69,620 82.4%
Black or African American 393 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 526 0.6%
Asian 348 0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 25 0.0%
Some other race 15,554 18.4%
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 84,485 100.0%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 78,920 93.4%
Mexican 63,964 75.7%
Puerto Rican 122 0.1%
Cuban 61 0.1%
Other Hispanic or Latino 14,773 17.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,565 6.6%
White alone 5,041 6.0%
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 84,485 100.0%
In households 84,302 99.8%
Householder 22,176 26.2%
Spouse 13,574 16.1%
Child 35,102 41.5%
Own child under 18 years 24,769 29.3%
Other relatives 11,336 13.4%
Under 18 years 5,355 6.3%
Nonrelatives 2,114 2.5%
Unmarried partner 729 0.9%
In group quarters 183 0.2%
Institutionalized population 112 0.1%
Noninstitutionalized population 71 0.1%
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 22,176 100.0%
Family households (families) 19,206 86.6%
With own children under 18 years 11,762 53.0%
Married-couple family 13,574 61.2%
With own children under 18 years 8,549 38.6%
Female householder, no husband present 4,667 21.0%
With own children under 18 years 2,738 12.3%
Nonfamily households 2,970 13.4%
Householder living alone 2,562 11.6%
Householder 65 years and over 1,123 5.1%
Households with individuals under 18 years 13,653 61.6%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 5,034 22.7%
Average household size 3.8 ( X )
Average family size 4.12 ( X )
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 24,655 100.0%
Occupied housing units 22,176 89.9%
Vacant housing units 2,479 10.1%
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 919 3.7%
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 0.9 ( X )
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 7.9 ( X )
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 22,176 100.0%
Owner-occupied housing units 13,665 61.6%
Renter-occupied housing units 8,511 38.4%
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 3.96 ( X )
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 3.55 ( X )

X Not applicable.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.