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Demographics

People

Total Population724
Male Share of the Population63.3%
Female Share of the Population36.7%
Senior Citizens17.5%
Employed Population 16+498
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married37.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.1%
Median Earnings25+$42,458
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,375
% Above Poverty Level94.9%
% Below Poverty Level5.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.9%
Median Gross Rent$996
Median House Value$188,000

Ancestry

Irish27.2%
English17.7%
French Except Basque10.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
Brazilian8%
Canadian7.7%
Italian3.5%
Polish3%
Swedish2.5%
Arab1.4%
Syrian1.4%
Scottish1.2%
German1.2%
Norwegian1.2%
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Brookfield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Worcester County
Standard Zip Codes1506
Phone Area Codes413
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.21
Approximate Longitude-72.1

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)

StationEAST BRIMFIELD LAKE
Distance6.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip47.4 inches
StationWORCESTER RGNL AP
Distance11.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 79 F
Oct Temp41 to 58 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationBUFFUMVILLE LAKE
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 34 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 61 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
East Brookfield1,167$77,313
North Brookfield2,226$71,719
Spencer5,821$69,388
Sturbridge2,439$117,857
Warren1,193$43,578
West Brookfield1,178$67,348

Brookfield Public Libraries

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

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Brookfield Public Schools

Brookfield Elementary
37 Central Street
ZIP: 1506
(508) 867-8774
Primary
Total Enrollment 333
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