Brookfield, IL

Population: 18,966

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  • Brookfield has a Livability Score of 79/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Brookfield crime rates are 16% lower than the Illinois average
  • Cost of living in Brookfield is 12% higher than the Illinois average
  • Brookfield real estate prices are 30% higher than the Illinois average
  • Rental prices in Brookfield are 7% higher than the Illinois average

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      Top Rated Schools in Brookfield

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Hollywood Elementary SchoolPK - 514757%
      Congress Park Elementary SchoolPK - 641251%
      S E Gross Middle School6 - 841837%
      Lincoln Elementary SchoolPK - 557317%
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      Check Out the Brookfield, Illinois Zoo

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      The primary ecosystem of Brookfield, Illinois is oak savanna. The town is only 13 miles west of downtown Chicago. The total land area is 3.07 square miles. If you like outdoor festivals, then check out North Kiwanis Park. They have the German Fest, Battle of the Bands and Brookfield 4th of July parade.

      Milt Bocek is from Brookfield. There are plenty of moderately priced restaurants in Brookfield, Illinois including Irish Times, Blueberry Hill and Mary's Morning Mixup. You might like Mike Ditka's for fine dining. Yes, Mike Ditka - Da Bears!

      The amenities are good and the crime rate is low in Brookfield, Illinois. There are also plenty of employment opportunities in Brookfield. Unfortunately, the cost of living could be a bit high in this city. One of the popular destinations might be the Brookfield Zoo; it is open 365 days a year. The Galloping Ghost Arcade is the largest in the US with over 550 games.
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      Source: The Brookfield, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).