Brookhaven, Georgia Population 2022

60,129
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Brookhaven is a city located in Georgia. Brookhaven has a 2020 population of 60,129. Brookhaven is currently growing at a rate of 2.60% annually and its population has increased by 21.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,688 in 2010.

The average household income in Brookhaven is $140,100 with a poverty rate of 11.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,415 per month, and the median house value is $484,400. The median age in Brookhaven is 34.2 years, 34.6 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.

Brookhaven Demographics

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

  • White: 70.13%
  • Black or African American: 11.34%
  • Asian: 5.77%
  • Other race: 5.55%
  • Native American: 4.12%
  • Two or more races: 3.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Brookhaven, Georgia is 60,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 60,129.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 49,688.

Brookhaven, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,74170.13%
Black or African American6,10211.34%
Asian3,1085.77%
Some Other Race2,9885.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,2184.12%
Two or More Races1,6483.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.03%
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Brookhaven Population by Race

Brookhaven Population Pyramid $2022

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Brookhaven Median Age

34.2


Total

34.6


Male

33.9


Female

Brookhaven Adults

There are 41,768 adults, (5,314 of whom are seniors) in Brookhaven.

Brookhaven Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookhaven Sex Ratio

Female

26,553

49.34%

Male

27,266

50.66%

Brookhaven Population by Age

Brookhaven Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brookhaven Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male25.9%74.1%
Female29.8%70.2%
Non Family34.3%65.7%
All51%49%
Married76.4%23.6%

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brookhaven Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,5492.3551
Non Family11,1061.3834.3
Married9,2793.1176.4
Female1,3813.8629.8
Male7834.3525.9

3.15

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Brookhaven Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4826.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,6484.35%
High School Graduate3,94510.41%
Some College3,2708.63%
Associates Degree9932.62%
Bachelors Degree14,61238.57%
Graduate Degree10,93028.85%
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Brookhaven Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookhaven Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,60523,32219,030
Hispanic6,3262,9571,330
Black4,6284,4042,778
Asian2,4692,2721,817
Other Race1,450684270
Native American1,0103976
2+ Races938768602
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 80.62%.

Brookhaven Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,449$67,769$53,753
Less Than 9th Grade$20,837$22,474$18,382
High School Graduate$24,450$31,090$21,195
Some College$37,760$46,425$30,128
Bachelors Degree$71,118$85,181$62,494
Graduate Degree$94,520$114,308$77,480

$60,449

Average Earnings

$67,769

Average Male

$53,753

Average Female

Brookhaven Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookhaven Language by Age

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Brookhaven Language

69.79% of Brookhaven residents speak only English, while 30.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.62% of the population.

Brookhaven Language

Brookhaven Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,8983,46129.09%
White30,7451,4494.71%
Other1,281NaN%
Native2,21871032.01%
Black5,81562310.71%
Asian3,01850516.73%
Multiple1,5851338.39%
Islander14642.86%

11.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.19%

Male Poverty Rate

13.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookhaven

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookhaven is Islander, with 42.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookhaven is Multiple, with 8.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.51%.

Brookhaven Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.65%
High School16.10%
Some College14.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%

Brookhaven Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed64.22%
Male Unemployed22.50%
Female Employed4.82%
Male Employed4.32%

Brookhaven Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookhaven Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$92,604$140,100
Families$138,479$188,391
Married Families$168,090-
Non Families$62,552$87,706
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Income by Household Type

Brookhaven Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookhaven Married by Age and Sex

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Brookhaven Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Brookhaven Marital Status by Race

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Brookhaven Marital Status

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1,790

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War580
Vietnam456
Second Gulf War398
Korea87
World War II66

Brookhaven Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54710
75+406
65 to 74265
55 to 64260
18 to 34149

Brookhaven Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1393.84%
Black57010.73%
Hispanic871.19%
Asian602.17%
2+ Races211.82%

Brookhaven Veterans by Race

Brookhaven Veterans by Education

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5.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookhaven Veterans by Education

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78.6%

Labor Force Participation

76.6%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Brookhaven Employment by Age

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Brookhaven Employment by Race

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Brookhaven 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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39.09%

Born in Brookhaven

78.19%

Native Born

21.81%

Foreign Born

15.17%

Non Citizen

6.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.19% of Brookhaven residents were born in the United States, with 39.09% having been born in Georgia. 15.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brookhaven Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202260,1291,5252.60%
202158,6041,5252.67%
202057,0791,5252.75%
201955,5541,5252.82%
201854,0293990.74%
201753,6304820.91%
201653,1484550.86%
201552,6937031.35%
201451,9905110.99%
201351,4795371.05%
201250,9427951.59%
201150,1474590.92%
201049,6880.00%

Brookhaven Population by Year