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Demographics

People

Total Population30,785
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens11.4%
Employed Population 16+14,341
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married42.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.6%
Median Earnings25+$33,799
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,760
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,475

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,923
% Above Poverty Level81.1%
% Below Poverty Level18.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation9.6%

Housing

People Living Alone28.9%
Median Gross Rent$930
Median House Value$140,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.6%
German14.2%
African10.7%
Norwegian6.8%
Irish5.6%
Swedish5.3%
Liberian3.2%
English2.9%
Polish2.7%
French Except Basque2.2%
Ethiopian1.1%
Finnish1.1%
Canadian1%
Scottish1%
Italian1%
Dutch0.8%
Danishn0.8%
Arab0.6%
Lebanese0.5%
Russian0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Czech0.4%
Sierra Leone0.3%
Nigerian0.3%
Somali0.3%
Egyptian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Haitian0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Sudanese0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Guyanese0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Brooklyn Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hennepin County
Standard Zip Codes55430, 55443, 55444, 55428, 55429
Phone Area Codes612,651,763,952
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.07
Approximate Longitude-93.3

Brooklyn Center Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMINNEAPOLIS INTL AP
Distance14.2 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.4 inches
StationCEDAR
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp2 to 20 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches
StationDELANO
Distance22.9 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip27.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brooklyn Park78,823$77,496
Coon Rapids62,159$76,964
Crystal22,777$71,111
Fridley27,447$65,203

Brooklyn Center Public Schools

Brooklyn Center Independent Study
6500 Humboldt Ave N
ZIP: 55420
(763) 561-2120
High
Northport Elementary
5421 Brooklyn Blvd
ZIP: 55429
(763) 504-7800
Primary
Total Enrollment 625
Odyssey Academy
6201 Noble Ave N
ZIP: 55429
(763) 971-8200
Primary
Total Enrollment 341
Willow Lane Early Childhood Sp. Ed.
7020 Perry Ave N
ZIP: 55429
(763) 585-7300
Primary
Total Enrollment 317
Garden City Elementary
3501 65th Ave N
ZIP: 55429
(763) 561-9768
Primary
Total Enrollment 393
Early Childhood Special Education (
1500 59th Ave. N.
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-4880
Primary
Brooklyn Center Academy
6870 Shingle Creek Parkway
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
High
Total Enrollment 53
286-bcalc-brooklyn Center Academy
6500 Humbolt Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
Evergreen Park Elementary
7020 Dupont Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 506-2500
Primary
Total Enrollment 454
Brooklyn Center Secondary
6500 Humboldt Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
Other
Total Enrollment 910
N.w.suburban Integration School
6860 Shingle Creek Parkway Ste
ZIP: 55430
(763) 450-1309
Insight School Of Minnesota
6120 Earle Brown Drive Ste #20
ZIP: 55430
(763) 560-1905
Other
Total Enrollment 350
286-bcalc-brooklyn Center Hs-is Day
6500 Humbolt Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
Alc Brooklyn Center Hs - Is
6500 Humboldt Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
High
Earle Brown Elementary
1500 59th Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-4480
Primary
Total Enrollment 1086
Brooklyn Center Summer School
6500 Humboldt Ave N
ZIP: 55430
(763) 561-2120
High

Brooklyn Center Private Schools

St Alphonsus Elementary School
7031 Halifax Ave N
ZIP: 55429
Elementary
Total Enrollment 222
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