Brookdale, California Population 2022

2,053
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Brookdale is a city located in Santa Cruz County California. With a 2020 population of 2,053, it is the 861st largest city in California and the 10811th largest city in the United States. Brookdale is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually and its population has increased by 0.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,043 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Brookdale has a population density of 534 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brookdale is $119,522 with a poverty rate of 13.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,012 per month, and the median house value is $620,900. The median age in Brookdale is 52.2 years, 51.7 years for males, and 52.3 years for females.

Brookdale Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brookdalewas:

  • White: 88.71%
  • Two or more races: 10.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Brookdale, California is 2,053 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,043.

Brookdale, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,14788.71%
Black or African American90.70%
Two or More Races13710.60%
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Brookdale Population by Race

Brookdale Population Pyramid 2022

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Brookdale Median Age

51.3


Total

51.4


Male

50.7


Female

Brookdale Adults

There are 1,160 adults, (251 of whom are seniors) in Brookdale.

Brookdale Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookdale Sex Ratio

Female

688

53.21%

Male

605

46.79%

Brookdale Population by Age

Brookdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brookdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
Married93.4%6.6%
All81.4%18.6%
Non Family67.5%32.5%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brookdale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6252.0781.4
Married2562.6893.4
Male55.6100
Female593.32100
Non Family3051.2667.5

2.84

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Brookdale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade949.05%
High School Graduate25524.54%
Some College21620.79%
Associates Degree686.54%
Bachelors Degree31129.93%
Graduate Degree959.14%
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Brookdale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White959865387
2+ Races717119
Black99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.35%.

Brookdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$100,824$17,012
Less Than 9th Grade$37,740$$37,529
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$36,912$$16,311
Bachelors Degree$100,559$$16,793
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,125

Average Earnings

$100,824

Average Male

$17,012

Average Female

Brookdale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookdale Language by Age

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Brookdale Language

100.00% of Brookdale residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Brookdale Language

Brookdale Poverty by Race

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13.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.22%

Male Poverty Rate

14.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookdale is White, with 15.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookdale is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.10%.

Brookdale Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School50.98%
Some College3.87%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Brookdale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.41%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Brookdale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookdale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,368$105,182
Families$110,776$104,435
Married Families--
Non Families$49,081$105,966
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Income by Household Type

Brookdale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookdale Married by Age and Sex

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Brookdale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Brookdale Marital Status by Race

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Brookdale Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War13
Vietnam
Korea
World War II

Brookdale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5413
55 to 64
65 to 74
75+14

Brookdale Veterans by Age

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Brookdale Veterans by Race

Brookdale Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookdale Veterans by Education

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66%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Brookdale Employment by Age

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Brookdale Employment by Race

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Brookdale Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.37%

Born in Brookdale

95.67%

Native Born

4.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

4.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.67% of Brookdale residents were born in the United States, with 69.37% having been born in California. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Brookdale Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,9910.00%
20111,99650.25%
20122,00150.25%
20132,00650.25%
20142,01150.25%
20152,01650.25%
20162,02150.25%
20172,02650.25%
20182,03150.25%
20192,03650.25%
20202,04370.34%
20212,04850.24%
20222,05350.24%

Brookdale Population by Year