|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Brookhaven is 55,366. Brookhaven, Georgia is the 716th largest city in the US.
The current population of Brookhaven (55,366) is it's peak population.
|712||Mount Prospect, Illinois||55,541||-1.1%|
|718||West Haven, Connecticut||55,294||5.5%|
|719||Perth Amboy, New Jersey||55,291||16.7%|
|720||San Jacinto, California||55,290||131.3%|
The total voting age population of Brookhaven, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 34,281. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.9% of the residents of Brookhaven are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Brookhaven are 70.1% White, 11.3% Black, 5.8% Asian, 5.6% Other, 4.1% American Indian and 3.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 22.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Brookhaven, 11.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.9%. On a per-household basis, 7.8% of families are below the poverty line in Brookhaven.
Among those aged 16 and older, 78.6% of Brookhaven residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.1% of Brookhaven residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 67.4% have a bachelor's degree and 28.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Brookhaven residents aged 5 and older, 30.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Brookhaven is 2.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Brookhaven, 7.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Brookhaven is $92,604.
In Brookhaven, 51.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.0% of housing units in Brookhaven.
Of all the housing units in Brookhaven, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Brookhaven, 30.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Brookhaven is $1,415.
In Brookhaven, 88.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.