Statewide Claims to Fame

Brookfield is 5th in Wisconsin out of 132 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Brookfield is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income per capita

Brookfield is 6th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income per household

Brookfield is 6th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Asian

Brookfield is 7th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Brookfield is 8th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Home median value

Brookfield is 8th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Home ownership rate

Brookfield is 8th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Brookfield is 9th in Wisconsin out of 135 other cities in Retail sales

Brookfield is 11th in Wisconsin out of 131 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Brookfield, Wisconsin Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 37,977 18th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 27.1 22nd 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,399.8 85th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 4.5% 136th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.5% 83rd 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.9% 8th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.0% 20th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 53.9% 7th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 90.0% 106th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.2% 61st 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 132nd 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 6.7% 6th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 128th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 85th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.2% 108th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 88.4% 97th 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 51.5% 58th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.7% 31st 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 15,317 20th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 13.6% 133rd 25.4% 25.9%
Households 14,624 20th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 86.7% 8th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $286,900 8th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.6 22nd 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $45,317 5th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $88,195 6th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 3.7% 125th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Brookfield Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,797 5th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,216,231 9th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $31,068 21st $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $124,026 11th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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