StatisticBrooklynConnecticutNational
Population9063,565,287328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)82273691
Median age54.240.637.7
Male/Female ratio4.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%43%43%
Speak English82%78%79%
Speak Spanish14%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Brooklyn is 12% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in Brooklyn is 33% higher than Connecticut
  • In Brooklyn 73.51% of the population is White
  • In Brooklyn 12.14% of the population is Black
  • In Brooklyn 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Brooklyn, CT Demographics

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      Brooklyn population breakdown by race

      RaceBrooklynConnecticutNational
      White73.51%77.14%73.35%
      Black12.14%10.39%12.63%
      Asian0.00%4.26%5.22%
      American Indian1.55%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race11.15%2.98%3.06%
      Other race1.66%4.95%4.75%
      In Brooklyn, 17.3% 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

      Brooklyn age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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