Brooklyn, OH


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Living in Brooklyn

Brooklyn is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,899 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Brooklyn is the 163rd largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brooklyn is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brooklyn is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooklyn who work in office and administrative support (16.41%), sales jobs (8.10%), and management occupations (7.21%).

The percentage of adults in Brooklyn with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.17% of adults in Brooklyn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Brooklyn in 2010 was $22,940, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,760 for a family of four. However, Brooklyn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Brooklyn is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Brooklyn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brooklyn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Brooklyn also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.68% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brooklyn include Irish, Italian, Polish, and Slovak.

The most common language spoken in Brooklyn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.