Brookfield, Illinois Population 2022

19,576
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Brookfield is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Brookfield has a 2020 population of 19,576. Brookfield is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,476 in 2010.

The average household income in Brookfield is $95,568 with a poverty rate of 7.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,058 per month, and the median house value is $265,400. The median age in Brookfield is 39.4 years, 39 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Brookfield Demographics

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

  • White: 82.95%
  • Two or more races: 5.38%
  • Black or African American: 5.15%
  • Other race: 4.69%
  • Asian: 1.57%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brookfield, Illinois is 19,576 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,476.

Brookfield, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,36382.95%
Black or African American9545.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.25%
Asian2901.57%
Some Other Race8694.69%
Two or More Races9975.38%
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Brookfield Population by Race

Brookfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Brookfield Median Age

40.1


Total

40.9


Male

39


Female

Brookfield Adults

There are 13,650 adults, (2,440 of whom are seniors) in Brookfield.

Brookfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookfield Sex Ratio

Female

10,058

54.31%

Male

8,462

45.69%

Brookfield Population by Age

Brookfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brookfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
Male82.6%17.4%
All78.9%21.1%
Non Family63.9%36.1%
Female63.2%36.8%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brookfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9882.6378.9
Married3,7773.2990.6
Male2412.8582.6
Female6743.3163.2
Non Family2,2961.3163.9

3.23

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Brookfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3182.51%
9th to 12th Grade5604.43%
High School Graduate2,69721.32%
Some College2,42419.16%
Associates Degree1,1579.14%
Bachelors Degree3,35526.52%
Graduate Degree2,14216.93%
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Brookfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian264253195
Native American474723
White9,4479,0214,541
2+ Races519327131
Hispanic2,0341,599494
Other Race454342100
Black697691146

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.86%.

Brookfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,854$59,789$47,535
Less Than 9th Grade$21,886$41,175$20,822
High School Graduate$39,879$44,573$35,309
Some College$53,225$64,167$42,768
Bachelors Degree$60,019$64,514$56,293
Graduate Degree$71,820$78,462$68,052

$53,854

Average Earnings

$59,789

Average Male

$47,535

Average Female

Brookfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookfield Language by Age

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Brookfield Language

76.51% of Brookfield residents speak only English, while 23.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.56% of the population.

Brookfield Language

Brookfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black946899.41%
White12,6815974.71%
Other98NaN%
Hispanic4,06261315.09%
Multiple997464.61%

7.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.96%

Male Poverty Rate

9.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookfield is Black, with 9.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookfield is Multiple, with 4.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.37%.

Brookfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.30%
High School8.14%
Some College6.23%
Bachelors or Greater1.84%

Brookfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.67%
Male Unemployed14.63%
Female Employed6.12%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Brookfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$84,891$99,364
Families$103,072$117,455
Married Families$115,458-
Non Families$45,565$59,273
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Income by Household Type

Brookfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookfield Married by Age and Sex

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Brookfield Marriage

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

Brookfield Marital Status by Race

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Brookfield Marital Status

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901

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War119
First Gulf War111
Vietnam318
Korea26
World War II56

Brookfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3436
35 to 54195
55 to 64106
65 to 74303
75+261

Brookfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7596.68%
Black9912.42%
Native American1429.79%
Asian83.03%
Other Race60.94%
2+ Races152.71%
Hispanic451.88%

Brookfield Veterans by Race

Brookfield Veterans by Education

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3.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookfield Veterans by Education

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69.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Brookfield Employment by Age

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Brookfield Employment by Race

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Brookfield 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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77.80%

Born in Brookfield

89.88%

Native Born

10.12%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

5.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.88% of Brookfield residents were born in the United States, with 77.80% having been born in Illinois. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brookfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19203,5890.00%
193010,0356,44610.83%
194010,8177820.75%
195015,4724,6553.64%
196020,4294,9572.82%
197020,284-145-0.07%
198019,395-889-0.45%
199018,876-519-0.27%
200019,0852090.11%
201018,978-107-0.06%
201119,028500.26%
201219,078500.26%
201319,128500.26%
201419,178500.26%
201519,228500.26%
201619,278500.26%
201719,328500.26%
201819,378500.26%
201919,428500.26%
202019,476480.25%
202119,526500.26%
202219,576500.26%

Brookfield Population by Year