Demographics

People

Total Population1,549
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens13.7%
Employed Population 16+915
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married54.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.8%
Median Earnings25+$37,282
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,735

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,786
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.5%
Median Gross Rent$725
Median House Value$99,000

Ancestry

Irish14.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.8%
English7.7%
Swedish6.4%
Dutch5.2%
Belgian4.8%
Scottish3.9%
Norwegian2.4%
Welsh2.1%
Italian1.8%
Czech1.4%
Serbian1.4%
French Except Basque1.2%
Greek1.2%
Danishn0.8%
Canadian0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Polish0.3%
German0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
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Brooklyn Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPoweshiek County
Standard Zip Codes52211
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.73
Approximate Longitude-92.44

Brooklyn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBELLE PLAINE
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.8 inches
StationGRINNELL 3 SW
Distance15.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationSIGOURNEY
Distance30.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Chelsea272$55,000
Deep River239$67,000
Ladora257$52,000
Malcom272$77,917
Montezuma1,388$76,875
Victor843$70,250

Brooklyn Public Libraries

Brooklyn Public Library
306 JACKSON ST
Brooklyn, Iowa
(641) 522-9272

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Brooklyn Public Schools

Brooklyn-guernsey-malcom Elementary School
1090 Jackson Street
ZIP: 52211
(641) 522-9268
Primary
Total Enrollment 317
Brooklyn-guernsey-malcom Jr-sr High School
1090 Jackson St
ZIP: 52211
(641) 522-7058
High
Total Enrollment 275
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