As of the census of 2000, there were 1,694 people, 723 households, and 493 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 295.9 people per square mile (114.3 Square kilometers). There were 1,043 housing units at an average density of 182.2 per square mile (70.4 Square kilometers). The racial makeup of the CDP was 89.49% White, 1.48% African American, 0.53% Native American, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 6.20% from other races, and 2.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.97% of the population. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.7 square miles (15Square kilometers), of which, 5.7 square miles (15Square kilometers) of it is land and 0.17% is water. Lake Brownwood is a census-designated place (CDP) located in Brown County in West Central Texas. The population was 1,694 at the 2000 census.