Statewide Claims to Fame

Brookings is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Brookings is 10th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White

Brookings is 14th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Female residents

Brookings is 17th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Brookings is 18th in Oregon out of 73 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Brookings is 18th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Brookings, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 6,316 70th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.9 63rd 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,638.1 80th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 5.6% 83rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.1% 77th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 24.2% 2nd 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.3% 30th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.0% 48th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Race - White 92.2% 10th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 87th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.8% 17th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 79th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 90th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.6% 54th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.6% 70th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 87.6% 18th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Female residents 52.3% 14th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.9% 89th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Housing units 3,183 77th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.3% 60th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 2,807 83rd 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.7% 40th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $270,400 27th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.2 87th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $25,657 35th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $39,750 76th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 11.8% 70th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Brookings Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 700 70th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $135,796 56th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $22,291 18th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,144 63rd $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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