College Station-Bryan, TX metropolitan statistical area

Bryan–College Station, Texas

Common name: B/CS, Aggieland
Largest city College Station
Other cities Bryan
Hearne
Caldwell
Population  Ranked 192nd in the U.S.
 – Total 228,660
 – Density 1,597.5/sq. mi. 
616.3/km2
Area 83.6 sq. mi.
216.7 km2
Country  United States
State(s)  Texas
Elevation   
 – Highest point N/A feet (N/A m)
 – Lowest point N/A feet (N/A m)

The Bryan–College Station metropolitan statistical area is a metropolitan area in the Brazos Valley region of Texas that covers three counties: Brazos, Burleson, and Robertson. The 2010 Census placed the population at 228,660.[1]

The area's economic and social life is centered on Texas A&M University (located in College Station); thus, the area is popularly known as "Aggieland" (in reference to the nickname of Texas A&M University's sports teams, which is also used to refer to A&M students in general).


Counties

Communities

Places with more than 75,000 people

Places with 1,000 to 5,000 people

Places with fewer than 1,000 people

Unincorporated places

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 184,885 people, 67,744 households, and 39,346 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 63.71% White, 30.27% African American, 0.38% Native American, 3.33% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 8.30% from other races, and 1.95% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 17.32% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $30,339 and the median income for a family was $40,442. Males had a median income of $30,818 versus $21,951 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $15,847.

See also

References

External links

  • The City of College Station
  • The City of Bryan
  • Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce
  • Bryan/College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau

Coordinates: 30°38′00″N 96°20′26″W / 30.633468°N 96.340556°W / 30.633468; -96.340556

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