Brookside, Alabama Population 2021

1,313
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Brookside is a city located in Jefferson County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,313, it is the 231st largest city in Alabama and the 9215th largest city in the United States . Brookside is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -3.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,363 in 2010. Brookside reached it's highest population of 1,363 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Brookside has a population density of 205 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brookside is $45,934 with a poverty rate of 18.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $90,000. The median age in Brookside is 40.1 years, 32.9 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Brookside Demographics

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

  • White: 75.35%
  • Black or African American: 24.32%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Brookside, Alabama is 1,313 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,337.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,363.

Brookside, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91775.35%
Black or African American29624.32%
Asian40.33%
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Brookside Population by Race

Brookside Population Pyramid $2021

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Brookside Median Age

40.1


Total

32.9


Male

45.2


Female

Brookside Adults

There are 895 adults, (197 of whom are seniors) in Brookside.

Brookside Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookside Sex Ratio

Female

611

50.21%

Male

606

49.79%

Brookside Population by Age

Brookside Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brookside Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.7%13.3%
Married75.6%24.4%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Female40.7%59.3%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brookside Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4752.5666.9
Married2133.0975.6
Non Family1461.2165.8
Female863.2640.7
Male303.4386.7

3.16

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Brookside Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade587.00%
9th to 12th Grade11313.63%
High School Graduate39647.77%
Some College14417.37%
Associates Degree647.72%
Bachelors Degree263.14%
Graduate Degree283.38%
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Brookside Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brookside Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White64750649
Black1731435
Hispanic55
Asian44

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 white people with a rate of 7.57%.

Brookside Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,133$35,921$28,050
Less Than 9th Grade$25,568$32,768$
High School Graduate$34,028$36,838$23,750
Some College$28,550$43,571$28,250
Bachelors Degree$38,409$$
Graduate Degree$57,778$$47,813

$31,133

Average Earnings

$35,921

Average Male

$28,050

Average Female

Brookside Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brookside Language by Age

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Brookside Language

98.51% of Brookside residents speak only English, while 1.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Brookside Language

Brookside Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White91213915.24%
Black2968227.70%
Asian44100.00%

18.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.01%

Male Poverty Rate

20.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookside

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookside is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookside is White, with 15.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.82%.

Brookside Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.67%
High School9.34%
Bachelors or Greater9.26%
Some College7.69%

Brookside Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed59.26%
Female Employed9.27%
Male Employed0.85%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Brookside Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brookside Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,482$45,934
Families$49,083$52,618
Married Families$65,688-
Non Families$19,318$30,872
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Income by Household Type

Brookside Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookside Married by Age and Sex

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Brookside 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 45-54.

Brookside Marital Status by Race

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Brookside Marital Status

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56

Number of Veterans

56

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam40
First Gulf War5
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Brookside Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7430
55 to 6416
75+5
35 to 545
18 to 34

Brookside Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White456.67%
Black115.09%
Hispanic5100.00%

Brookside Veterans by Race

Brookside Veterans by Education

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25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookside Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

13.6%

Unemployment Rate

Brookside Employment by Age

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Brookside Employment by Race

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Brookside 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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90.96%

Born in Brookside

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.67% of Brookside residents were born in the United States, with 90.96% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Brookside Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,313-8-0.61%
20201,321-8-0.60%
20191,329-8-0.60%
20181,337-1-0.07%
20171,3380.00%
20161,338-4-0.30%
20151,342-6-0.45%
20141,348-6-0.44%
20131,354-4-0.29%
20121,358-2-0.15%
20111,360-3-0.22%
20101,3630.00%

Brookside Population by Year