Brookfield, Missouri Population 2023

3,982

Brookfield is a city located in Linn County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 3,982, it is the 175th largest city in Missouri and the 7586th largest city in the United States.Brookfield is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -3.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,111 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Brookfield has a population density of 932 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brookfield is $45,479 with a poverty rate of 28.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Brookfield is 40.8 years, 40.6 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Brookfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brookfield was:

  • White: 96.98%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Brookfield, Missouri is 3,982 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,111.

Brookfield, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Brookfield Population by Race

Brookfield Population Pyramid 2023

Brookfield Median Age

40.8

Total

40.6

Male

41

Female

Brookfield Adults

There are 3,250 adults, (936 of whom are seniors) in Brookfield.

Brookfield Age Dependency

84.3

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookfield Sex Ratio

Female2,24252.57%
Male2,02347.43%

Brookfield Population by Age

Brookfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.76

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Brookfield Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Brookfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookfield Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 72.3%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.75%.

Brookfield Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$31,090

Average Earnings

$36,650

Average Male

$26,838

Average Female

Brookfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookfield Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Brookfield Language

98.63% of Brookfield residents speak only English, while 1.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.

Brookfield Language

Brookfield Poverty by Race

rate

28.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.23%

Male Poverty Rate

27.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookfield is Multiple, with 113.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookfield is White, with 25.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.21%.

Brookfield Poverty

Brookfield Poverty Rate by Education

Brookfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookfield Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Brookfield Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookfield Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Brookfield Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

241

Number of Veterans

220

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

Brookfield Veterans by War

Brookfield Veterans by Age

count

Brookfield Veterans by Race

Brookfield Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

18.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookfield Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brookfield Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Brookfield Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Brookfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

77.43%

Born in Brookfield

103.36%

Native Born

0.39%

Foreign Born

0.39%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

103.36% of Brookfield residents were born in the United States, with 77.43% having been born in Missouri. 0.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Brookfield Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Brookfield Population by Year