College Station–Bryan metropolitan area
|Metropolitan Statistical Area|
Texas A&M University
Map of Texas highlighting the Bryan-College Station Metropolitan Area.
|• Urban||71.4 sq mi (185 km2)|
|• Urban||178,111 (197th)|
|• Urban density||2,399/sq mi (926/km2)|
|• MSA||251,252 (190th)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
The Bryan-College Station metropolitan statistical area (also known as the College Station-Bryan metropolitan statistical area) is a metropolitan area in the Brazos Valley region of Texas that covers four counties: Brazos, Burleson, and Robertson. The 2010 Census placed the population at 255,519.
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).
Places with more than 75,000 people
Places with 1,000 to 7,000 people
Places with fewer than 1,000 people
- New Baden
- Tidwell Prairie
As of the census 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.
- List of cities in Texas
- Texas census statistical areas
- List of Texas metropolitan areas
- Brazos Valley, the geographic region of Texas in which the area is located
- Texas Triangle
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". 2012 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. Retrieved 2014-03-15.
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)". 2009 Population Estimates (CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- The City of College Station
- The City of Bryan
- Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce
- Bryan/College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau