Brooklyn, OH


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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.

Brooklyn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (17.32%), food service (5.95%), and sales jobs (5.63%).

Also of interest is that Brooklyn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Brooklyn rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.86% of adults 25 and older in Brooklyn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Brooklyn in 2010 was $23,220, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,880 for a family of four. However, Brooklyn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Brooklyn is a somewhat 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 Asian. Brooklyn also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.63% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brooklyn include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

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