|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Brookside is 1,232. Brookside, Alabama is the 9,437th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Brookside was in 1990, when its population was 1,428. In 1990, Brookside was the 8,253rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,437th largest city in the US. Brookside is currently 13.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Brookside has shrunk 12.0% since the year 2000. Brookside, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9433||Long Creek, Illinois||1,235||-11.9%|
|9434||West Easton, Pennsylvania||1,235||5.8%|
|9435||West Jefferson, North Carolina||1,234||5.3%|
|9440||Green Springs, Ohio||1,231||-1.2%|
|9442||Milford, New Jersey||1,231||2.9%|
|9443||New Richland, Minnesota||1,230||3.0%|
The total voting age population of Brookside, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 895. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Brookside are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Brookside are 75.3% White, 24.3% Black and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 0.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Brookside, 18.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.9%. On a per-household basis, 17.6% of families are below the poverty line in Brookside.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.8% of Brookside residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.4% of Brookside residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Brookside residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Brookside is 13.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Brookside, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Brookside is $38,482.
In Brookside, 66.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.1% of housing units in Brookside.
Of all the housing units in Brookside, 4.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Brookside, 6.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Brookside is $651.
In Brookside, 72.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.