Brooklyn, Indiana Population 2020

1,596

Brooklyn is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,596, it is the 242nd largest city in Indiana and the 8481st largest city in the United States. Brooklyn is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually but its population has decreased by -0.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,598 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Brooklyn has a population density of 2,391 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brooklyn is $67,262 with a poverty rate of 6.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $908 per month, and the median house value is $136,300. The median age in Brooklyn is 40.9 years, 38.5 years for males, and 43.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.3 males.

Brooklyn Demographics

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

  • White: 94.44%
  • Asian: 2.71%
  • Two or more races: 1.85%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brooklyn, Indiana is 1,596, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,588.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,598.

Brooklyn, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,32594.44%
Asian382.71%
Two or More Races261.85%
Some Other Race141.00%

Brooklyn Population Pyramid 2020

Brooklyn Median Age

40.9


Total

38.5


Male

43.2


Female

Brooklyn Adults

There are 1,115 adults, (188 of whom are seniors) in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Age Dependency

51.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooklyn Sex Ratio

Female

680

48.47%

Male

723

51.53%

Brooklyn Households and Families

Brooklyn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brooklyn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.7%14.3%
All81.4%18.6%
Non Family78.6%21.4%
Female55.9%44.1%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5662.4881.4
Married3362.8585.7
Non Family1451.2178.6
Female593.2955.9
Male262.88100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brooklyn Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade353.52%
9th to 12th Grade11211.27%
High School Graduate37237.42%
Some College22622.74%
Associates Degree13713.78%
Bachelors Degree808.05%
Graduate Degree323.22%

Brooklyn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White946807103
Multiple Races2121
Other Race146
Asian13139
Hispanic2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,176$48,438$36,250
Less Than High School$27,500$35,750$
High School Grad$41,213$52,250$28,750
Some College$45,598$49,444$37,386
Bachelors Degree$48,889$$48,636
Graduate Degree$78,333$$79,583

$42,176

Average Earnings

$48,438

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Brooklyn Language

Brooklyn Language by Age

Brooklyn Language

98.65% of Brooklyn residents speak only English, while 1.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Brooklyn Poverty

Brooklyn Poverty by Race

6.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.29%

Male Poverty Rate

7.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooklyn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooklyn is White, with 6.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooklyn is White, with 6.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.20%.

Name Poverty
High School8.33%
Less Than High School8.16%
Some College2.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed4.58%
Male Employed1.14%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Brooklyn Income

Brooklyn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,167$67,262
Families$62,112$69,927
Married Families$68,036-
Non Families$36,016$54,327

Brooklyn Marital Status

Brooklyn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

64.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooklyn Married by Age and Sex

Brooklyn 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 35-44.

Brooklyn Marital Status by Race

Brooklyn Veterans

134

Number of Veterans

120

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
First Gulf War43
Second Gulf War32
Korea23
World War II

$Brooklyn Veterans by Education

1.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooklyn Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Brooklyn Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

79.19%

Born in Indiana

98.50%

Native Born

1.50%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.50% of Brooklyn residents were born in the United States, with 79.19% having been born in Indiana. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,59640.25%
20191,59240.25%
20181,58850.32%
20171,58340.25%
20161,579-1-0.06%
20151,580-2-0.13%
20141,58220.13%
20131,58010.06%
20121,579-5-0.32%
20111,58440.25%
20101,5800.00%