Brookside demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,51036891
Median age36.039.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%39%43%
Speak English82%87%79%
Speak Spanish11%7%13%
Brookside, DE has a population of 13,853 and is the 3,023rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,510 per sq mi which is 853% higher than the Delaware average and 3774% higher than the national average. The median age in Brookside is 36 which is approximately 9% lower than the Delaware average of 40. In Brookside, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 82% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 45% of Brookside residents were born in Delaware, 41% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 13% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Brookside is 853% higher than Delaware.
  • The median age in Brookside is 9% lower than Delaware.
  • In Brookside 67.10% of the population is White.
  • In Brookside 17.68% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Brookside 4.97% of the population is Asian.

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Brookside population breakdown by race

Black or African American17.68%21.72%12.63%
American Indian0.42%0.37%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race3.78%2.76%3.06%
Other race6.06%2.19%4.75%
In Brookside, 11.2% 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 Brookside, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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