Living in Brookfield, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Brookfield SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
4

Brookfield, IL Cost Of Living

110
Brookfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Brookfield, Illinois Info Snack

Brookfield (formerly Grossdale) is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States, 13 miles (21 km) west of downtown Chicago. The population was 18,978 at the 2010 census. It is home to the Brookfield Zoo.
Population
18,858
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$239,700
Median Income
$81,192
Median Rent
$1,055

Brookfield, IL Photos

Rankings for Brookfield in Illinois

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Map Of Brookfield, IL

Population over time in Brookfield

Year Population % Change
2017 18,858 -0.4%
2016 18,937 -0.2%
2015 18,966 0.0%
2014 18,964 -0.3%
2013 19,022 0.3%
2012 18,968 0.8%
2011 18,812 0.2%
2010 18,775 -0.2%
2009 18,807 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brookfield

White
68.6% (12,941)
African American
5.4% (1,012)
American Indian
0.4% (72)
Asian
1.9% (351)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (18)
Two Or More
0.8% (145)
Hispanic
22.9% (4,319)
Race Brookfield IL USA
White 68.6% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 5.4% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.9% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Brookfield, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.5% (85,165)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (48,395)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (127,071)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (121,664)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (190,607)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (269,284)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.6% (332,279)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.3% (383,648)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (193,581)
$200,000 or more
7.1% (134,101)
Income Brookfield IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.6% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.3% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.1% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Brookfield

Female
54.4% (10,262)
Male
45.6% (8,596)
Gender Brookfield IL USA
Female 54.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 45.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brookfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (377)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (377)
High School / GED
22.0% (4,148)
Some College
20.0% (3,771)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,697)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (5,091)
Master's Degree
15.0% (2,828)
Professional Degree
2.0% (377)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (188)
Education Brookfield IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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