Brooks is a city located in Bullitt County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 2,483, it is the 139th largest city in Kentucky and the 9792nd largest city in the United States. Brooks is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,469 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Brooks has a population density of 674 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brooks is $60,002 with a poverty rate of 21.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $925 per month, and the median house value is $165,900. The median age in Brooks is 44.8 years, 49.1 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brookswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.49%.
95.71% of Brooks residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.88% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooks is White, with 21.68% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooks is Hispanic, with 56.76% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.49%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Brooks
99.06% of Brooks residents were born in the United States, with 78.99% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.