Brazoria is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,071 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Brazoria is the 492nd largest community in Texas.
When you are in Brazoria, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.43% of Brazoria’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Brazoria is a city of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brazoria who work in office and administrative support (11.68%), sales jobs (6.15%), and management occupations (6.00%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Brazoria has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Brazoria is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Brazoria have a very low rate of college education: just 8.94% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Brazoria in 2010 was $23,402, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,608 for a family of four. However, Brazoria contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Brazoria is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Brazoria home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brazoria residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Brazoria also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brazoria include Irish, English, Czech, and French .
The most common language spoken in Brazoria is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.