Located in central Texas, Brazos County shares its name with Brazoria County. Its population was 194,851 at the 2010 census, and is estimated to be 229,211 as of July 2019. The western boundary is formed by the Brazos River. At the time of the 2010 census, the county had a total area of 1,078 square miles.
As of 1860, Brazos County was home to 118 slaveholders and 2,269 bales of cotton. The population of the county was estimated at 14,500. Although it’s not one of the most beautiful places in the state, the small-town feel of this city makes it a popular destination for vacations, sports events, and even college sports. If you’re looking for a great place to play basketball, volleyball, or football, Brazos County is a good place to start.
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While the county was populated by 209,152 people as of the 2014 census, the percentages of Hispanics and African Americans were much lower than those of the Anglo population. About 37 percent of the population had a college degree or higher, and about one-third had a four-year degree. There were 1,350 farms in the county and 308,814 acres of land. These numbers show the county’s diverse population and diversity.
The county’s largest cities are Bryan and College Station. The population grew by approximately 28% in the last decade. The Brazos Valley is a large region of the state that includes seven counties. The Brazos River provides a picturesque setting for outdoor activities and festivals. A number of festivals take place in the spring and fall. The county also has recreational parks, such as the Texas Brenham Trail.
The county’s population was 94,492 in 1980. The majority of residents were German and English. The majority of Brazos County had agricultural and forestry industries. The primary crops in the county were hay and cattle. There were several farms in the area. In 1982, more than 70 percent of the county’s land was farmland.
The county is surrounded by large metropolitan areas. The state’s capital is Austin, which is 180 miles north of Brazos. The Navasota River forms the eastern boundary. The population of Brazos County is about 900 people. The region has a diverse economy that provides opportunities for residents and employers. Its government also provides an efficient means for local businesses to grow their business.
The county’s economic development is centered on the Brazos River and Texas A&M. Its two largest cities are Bryan and College Station. The local government’s office is located in College Station, which is a small town on the outskirts of the city. The Brazos County Commissioners’ Court is responsible for maintaining public health in the area and is governed by a board of directors.
The unemployment rate for Brazos County was 3.6% in September 2007. The statewide unemployment rate was 4.4%. There are 85,548 employed residents in Brazos County. These figures include 88,766 people in the labor force. While the unemployment rate in the area is high, the local economy remains strong. This region is home to over 375 agribusinesses and employs over 8,000 local people.
The county’s government also has a health department and a public library. The Brazos County Information Technology Department is located in the Maxwell Center. The commissioners’ court created both these entities to support the county’s health and education needs. The hospital, which was built in 2005, has been renovated twice. The Brazos county office is now one of the largest in Texas. The population of this small city is 152,415 according to the United States Census Bureau.
The commissioners court of Brazos County Texas has adopted a resolution to expand the jail in the city. The new facility will have 960 beds and will be a 15,000 square foot building. It will be completed in 2011 and has a capacity of 218,000 people. The expansion project will also add to the town’s public safety. It will help the community and its citizens stay safe and healthy.