Brookfield demographics profile

StatisticBrookfieldWisconsinNational
Population37,9915,754,798318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,3938791
Median age46.739.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%43%43%
Speak English89%91%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%
Brookfield, WI has a population of 37,991 and is the 1,095th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,393 per sq mi which is 1493% higher than the Wisconsin average and 1437% higher than the national average. The median age in Brookfield is 47 which is approximately 19% higher than the Wisconsin average of 39. In Brookfield, 72% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 89% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 68% of Brookfield residents were born in Wisconsin, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Brookfield is 1493% higher than Wisconsin.
  • The median age in Brookfield is 19% higher than Wisconsin.
  • In Brookfield 89.78% of the population is White.
  • In Brookfield 1.11% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Brookfield 6.83% of the population is Asian.

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Brookfield population breakdown by race

RaceBrookfieldWisconsinNational
White89.78%86.21%73.35%
Black or African American1.11%6.29%12.63%
Asian6.83%2.57%5.22%
American Indian0.18%0.89%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.18%
Mixed race1.92%2.19%3.06%
Other race0.18%1.83%4.75%
In Brookfield, 2.5% 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, WI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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