West Brooklyn is a city located in Lee County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 129, it is the 1253rd largest city in Illinois and the 25893rd largest city in the United States. West Brooklyn is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -1.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 131 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, West Brooklyn has a population density of 1,521 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Brooklyn is $65,197 with a poverty rate of 13.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,156 per month, and the median house value is $95,000. The median age in West Brooklyn is 48 years, 55.5 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Brooklynwas:
100.00% of West Brooklyn residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Brooklyn is White, with 14.05% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Brooklyn is Other, with NaN% 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 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.56%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in West Brooklyn
93.58% of West Brooklyn residents were born in the United States, with 84.49% having been born in Illinois. 3.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.