dcsimg

People

Total Population 786
Male Share of the Population 60.9%
Female Share of the Population 39.1%
Senior Citizens 17.4%
Employed Population 16+ 466
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 45.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 26.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,417
% Above Poverty Level 97.1%
% Below Poverty Level 2.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 36 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30%
Median Gross Rent $784
Median House Value $218,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.8%
US/American 0%
English 19.8%
Irish 30.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brookfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles W of Worcester, Massachusetts (center to center)
Nearest Large City 54 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts
County Worcester
Standard Zip Codes 01506
Phone Area Codes 508
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.213
Longitude -72.102

Brookfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station EAST BRIMFIELD LAKE
Distance 6.9 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 33 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 47.4 inches
Station WORCESTER RGNL AP
Distance 11.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 54 F
Jul Temp 61 to 79 F
Oct Temp 41 to 58 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station BUFFUMVILLE LAKE
Distance 12.4 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 34 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 61 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
East Brookfield 1,169 $78,417
North Brookfield 2,132 $65,000
Spencer 5,578 $61,716
Sturbridge 2,515 $110,417
Warren 1,271 $42,904
West Brookfield 1,333 $68,600

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brookfield Public Libraries

Library
Merrick Public Library
2 LINCOLN STREET
Brookfield, Massachusetts
(508) 867-6339

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Dedicated to helping students build bright futures through a powerful education
  • 50+ programs for bachelor & associate degrees, career diplomas, & certificates
  • 98% of graduates are satisfied with their Penn Foster studies
  • Pay tuition in full & save up to 25% or sign up for low monthly payments w/ 0% interest
  • Penn Foster is the perfect choice for flexible courses in many growing industries
Programs
  • Master of Social Work - Macro
  • Master of Social Work - Clinical
  • Master of Social Work

Why is Boston University ranked #39 in national universities by U.S. News & World Report for 2017? And what is the catalyst that prompts 33,106 students to call BU their home every semester? It's in our DNA: an inherent desire in each of our students, faculty, and staff to vigorously and dauntlessly pursue knowledge—and embrace the unlimited possibilities that come with it. Founded in 1839, Boston University is one of America's largest and most respected private research universities. It offers a unique combination of academic excellence and social relevance for its more than 33,000 students from 135 different countries. 

Programs
  • Visual Arts (BFA)
  • Web Design (C)
  • Fashion Retailing (D)
  • Alumni have appeared in reality competition shows such as Top Chef and Project Runway.
  • Dedicated career services team that helps students tap opportunities in a marketplace driven by ideas
  • Offers programs in design, media arts, fashion, and culinary
  • Program Coordinators focus on improving program content and ensure that students have the resources they need
  • Over 50 locations nationwide
  • Join our next Open House on 10/21 (10/28 @ select locations)!
Programs
  • Certificate - Medical Assisting
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Offers training programs in preparation for professional careers in business, health care, and computers.
  • Provides associate and certificate programs in medical assisting, massage therapy, culinary arts, and more.
  • Places students in externships to gain real world experience before completing their respective program.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
  • 2 campuses in Chicopee and West Boylston, Massachusetts.
camnpus icon
West Boylston
Request Info
Programs
  • Commercial Drivers License
  • Offers commercial truck driving and HVAC service training courses.
  • Has been training students in the New England area since 1965.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
camnpus icon
Somers
Request Info
Study Online in Brookfield
Additional Resources
Info for Brookfield Government Officials


Are you an official in the Brookfield government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top