Brooks is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 540 people and just one neighborhood, Brooks is the 396th largest community in Georgia.
Real Estate Prices
Brooks real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Brooks house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Brooks isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brooks are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brooks is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooks who work in teaching (12.45%), management occupations (10.94%) and office and administrative support (8.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Brooks is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Brooks a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Brooks has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Brooks’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Brooks, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.90 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Brooks does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.