Brookings SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

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Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. It was named after John E. Brookings, president of the Brookings Lumber and Box Company, which founded the city in 1908. As of the 2010 census the population was 6,336.
Population
6,413
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
11.0%
Median Home
$296,900
Median Income
$53,087
Median Rent
$1,004

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Overall User Rating
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Personally i've only lived in Brookings for about 4 years, but i have lived all over the state of Oregon. Brookings would be at the top of my list to live in, not the bottom.

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Population over time in Brookings

Year Population % Change
2017 6,413 0.7%
2016 6,366 -0.4%
2015 6,390 0.2%
2014 6,376 0.4%
2013 6,350 0.3%
2012 6,334 0.3%
2011 6,315 0.3%
2010 6,294 0.3%
2009 6,274 -
Crime/100k Brookings OR USA
Violent Crime 480.4 285.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 15.5 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 371.9 175.6 246.8
Property Crime 1875.1 2894.0 2199.5
Burglary 309.9 389.1 376.0
Larceny 1363.7 2109.9 1594.6
Car Theft 201.5 395.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Brookings

White
87.1% (5,583)
African American
1.2% (74)
American Indian
1.8% (114)
Asian
1.5% (94)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (20)
Two Or More
2.6% (164)
Hispanic
5.7% (364)
Race Brookings OR USA
White 87.1% 76.0% 61.1%
African American 1.2% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 1.8% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 4.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 12.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Brookings, Oregon

Less than $10,000
4.7% (29,854)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (43,300)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.2% (103,920)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.6% (22,789)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (108,478)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (134,002)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.1% (103,009)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (69,964)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (18,687)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (7,292)
Income Brookings OR USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 596.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 442.9% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.2% 932.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.6% 971.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 1303.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 1838.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.1% 1319.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 1451.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 571.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 572.8% 697.9%

Gender in Brookings

Female
51.9% (3,328)
Male
48.1% (3,085)
Gender Brookings OR USA
Female 51.9% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brookings for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (256)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (192)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,667)
Some College
31.0% (1,988)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (705)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (897)
Master's Degree
8.0% (513)
Professional Degree
2.0% (128)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (64)
Education Brookings OR USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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