Brookhaven demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,45218791
Median age33.436.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English68%86%79%
Speak Spanish23%8%13%
Brookhaven, GA has a population of 51,567 and is the 790th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,452 per sq mi which is 2281% higher than the Georgia average and 4814% higher than the national average. The median age in Brookhaven is 33 which is approximately 8% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Brookhaven, 48% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 68% speak English and 23% speak Spanish. 39% of Brookhaven residents were born in Georgia, 37% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 23% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Brookhaven is 2281% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in Brookhaven is 8% lower than Georgia.
  • In Brookhaven 71.09% of the population is White.
  • In Brookhaven 9.79% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Brookhaven 5.83% of the population is Asian.

Compare Brookhaven, GA Demographics To Other Cities


      Brookhaven population breakdown by race

      Black or African American9.79%31.17%12.63%
      American Indian1.83%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.05%2.20%3.06%
      Other race9.41%2.79%4.75%
      In Brookhaven, 24.2% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Brookhaven age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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