Brookfield demographics profile

StatisticBrookfieldIllinoisNational
Population18,96612,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,19222291
Median age39.237.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English82%77%79%
Speak Spanish11%13%13%
Brookfield, IL has a population of 18,966 and is the 2,300th largest city in the United States. The population density is 6,192 per sq mi which is 2685% higher than the Illinois average and 6734% higher than the national average. The median age in Brookfield is 39 which is approximately 5% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Brookfield, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 82% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 79% of Brookfield residents were born in Illinois, 12% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Brookfield is 2685% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Brookfield is 5% higher than Illinois.
  • In Brookfield 87.42% of the population is White.
  • In Brookfield 4.89% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Brookfield 1.09% of the population is Asian.

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Brookfield population breakdown by race

RaceBrookfieldIllinoisNational
White87.42%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American4.89%14.30%12.63%
Asian1.09%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.70%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.93%2.34%3.06%
Other race3.96%5.86%4.75%
In Brookfield, 19.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Brookfield, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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