Brookline, MA
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Brookline Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Brookline Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
59,310

Age

PEOPLE OF Massachusetts DETAILS
Under 5 Years 4.51
5 To 17 13.59
18 To 24 13.48
25 To 34 19.75
35 To 54 23.27
55 To 64 9.55
65 Years And Over 15.86

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 97.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 83.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Brookline 68025 55606.96024033598 #6EBE44
USA 32621 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Brookline 113515 50204.68362828189 #BED630
USA 60293 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.9%

Employment Industries in Brookline

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 22.4
Education 20.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 19.0
Finance 6.5
Retail 5.3
Manufacturing 4.8
Other 3.5
Accommodation 3.4
Information Technology 3.3
Arts 2.5
Real estate 2.4
Public Service 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 69.6
Black Or African American 2.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 15.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 10.3
Italian 7.5
German 7.1
English 6.1
Russian 5.4
Polish 3.2
Eastern European 3.0
European 2.7
Scottish 2.2
French 2.1
Swedish 1.0
Israeli 1.0
Greek 1.0
Dutch 0.9
Hungarian 0.9
Turkish 0.8
French Canadian 0.8
Lithuanian 0.8
Other Arab 0.7
Iranian 0.7

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 66.4
Chinese 7.7
Spanish 5.7
Russian 2.4
Slavic languages 2.2
French 1.9
Langs. of India 1.7
Other Asian languages 1.2
Japanese 1.2
Arabic 1.1
German/Yiddish 1.1
Korean 1.0
African languages 0.9
Portuguese 0.6
Persian 0.5
Italian 0.3
Polish 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
Other Indo-European 0.3
West Germanic languages 0.2

Foreign Born Brookline Residents:
28.4%