|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Brooklyn is 641. Brooklyn, Illinois is the 12,164th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Brooklyn was in 1990, when its population was 1,144. In 1990, Brooklyn was the 9,189th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,164th largest city in the US. Brooklyn is currently 44.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Brooklyn has shrunk 5.0% since the year 2000. Brooklyn, Illinois's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12162||Walnut Grove, Missouri||642||1.9%|
|12163||Big Run, Pennsylvania||641||-6.4%|
|12166||Green Mountain Falls, Colorado||641||-11.3%|
|12169||Westover Hills, Texas||641||-6.4%|
The total voting age population of Brooklyn, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 365. The voting age population is 41.4% male and 58.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.7% of the residents of Brooklyn are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Brooklyn are 90.0% Black, 8.2% White and 1.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Brooklyn, 38.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 74.3%. On a per-household basis, 35.7% of families are below the poverty line in Brooklyn.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.3% of Brooklyn residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.4% of Brooklyn residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.2% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Brooklyn residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Brooklyn is 7.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Brooklyn, 8.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Brooklyn is $18,611.
In Brooklyn, 42.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.4% of housing units in Brooklyn.
Of all the housing units in Brooklyn, 14.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Brooklyn, 8.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Brooklyn is $382.
In Brooklyn, 38.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.