Brookings SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
10

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Brookings, South Dakota Info Snack

Brookings is a city in Brookings County, South Dakota, United States. Brookings is the fourth largest city in South Dakota, with a population of 22,056 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Brookings County, and home to South Dakota State University, the largest institution of higher education in the state. Also found in Brookings are the South Dakota Art Museum, the Children's Museum of South Dakota, the annual Brookings Summer Arts Festival, and the headquarters of a number of manufacturing companies and agricultural operations.
Population
23,471
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
19.5%
Median Home
$169,400
Median Income
$47,506
Median Rent
$699

Rankings for Brookings in South Dakota

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Map Of Brookings, SD

Population over time in Brookings

Year Population % Change
2017 23,471 0.8%
2016 23,292 1.4%
2015 22,974 1.5%
2014 22,645 1.3%
2013 22,356 1.3%
2012 22,065 1.4%
2011 21,767 1.4%
2010 21,466 -

Crime in Brookings Per 100k

Crime Brookings SD USA
Violent Crime 148.8 433.6 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.9 5.3
Robbery 0.0 27.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 115.7 335.0 248.9
Property Crime 1301.8 1876.2 2362.0
Burglary 165.3 311.3 430.4
Larceny 1024.9 1405.9 1694.0
Car Theft 111.6 159.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Brookings

White
89.6% (21,023)
African American
1.9% (447)
American Indian
1.3% (310)
Asian
3.9% (924)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.0% (5)
Two Or More
1.0% (239)
Hispanic
2.2% (514)
Race Brookings SD USA
White 89.6% 82.7% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 8.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.9% 1.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.2% 3.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Brookings, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
5.8% (136,131)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (192,462)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (276,957)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (232,362)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (396,659)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (373,188)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (309,817)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (316,858)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (56,330)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (58,677)
Income Brookings SD USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 6.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 19.7% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 14.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 12.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 3.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Brookings

Female
49.0% (11,505)
Male
51.0% (11,965)
Gender Brookings SD USA
Female 49.0% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 51.0% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brookings for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.1% (249)
9-12th Grade
2.5% (590)
High School / GED
25.3% (5,932)
Some College
18.7% (4,388)
Associate's Degree
7.5% (1,751)
Bachelor's Degree
26.9% (6,312)
Master's Degree
10.5% (2,461)
Professional Degree
1.8% (427)
Doctorate Degree
5.8% (1,355)
Education Brookings SD USA
< 9th Grade 1.1% 3.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.5% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.3% 30.5% 27.3%
Some College 18.7% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.5% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 26.9% 19.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.5% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.8% 1.1% 1.4%

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