Brookfield, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 16,452. Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 7,964  (48.4%)
Females: 8,488  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06804.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $101,202 (it was $82,706 in 2000)
Brookfield:

$101,202
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $46,679 (it was $37,063 in 2000)

Brookfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $368,249 (it was $242,000 in 2000)
Brookfield:

$368,249
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $475,382; Detached houses: $506,842; Townhouses or other attached units: $247,422; In 2-unit structures: $304,880; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $225,289; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,114; Mobile homes: $281,834
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Brookfield races chart
  • White alone - 14,766 (89.8%)
  • Hispanic - 710 (4.3%)
  • Asian alone - 595 (3.6%)
  • Black alone - 161 (1.0%)
  • Two or more races - 142 (0.9%)
  • Other race alone - 72 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.04%)

Races in Brookfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Brookfield: 299.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (25.7%), Irish (24.3%), German (17.5%), English (13.4%), Polish (7.2%), United States (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1788

Elevation: 292 feet

Land area: 19.8 square miles.

Population density: 831 people per square mile   (low).

Brookfield,CT real estate house value index trend

Brookfield, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Brookfield:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookfield town:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

1,278 residents are foreign born (4.4% Europe, 1.6% Latin America, 1.5% Asia).

This town:  8.2%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Brookfield, Connecticut as of March 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brookfield to the number of sex offenders is 2,085 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Brookfield town:  1.4% ($3,495)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Brookfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (5.3 miles , pop. 74,848).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (49.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Bridgewater, CT (2.2 miles ), New Fairfield, CT (2.2 miles ), Danbury, CT (2.3 miles ), Newtown borough, CT (2.4 miles ), Bethel, CT (2.5 miles ), Putnam Lake, NY (2.7 miles ), Roxbury, CT (2.8 miles ), New Milford, CT (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 57 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 1998: 50 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 1999: 63 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2000: 46 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $202,400
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2003: 77 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $218,900
  • 2006: 76 buildings, average cost: $189,800
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $248,400
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $238,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $219,300
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $276,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.47 N, Longitude: 73.40 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 203

Brookfield household income distribution Brookfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Brookfield by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 002030010010
per 100,000 0.00.012.60.018.60.00.06.10.00.06.10.0
Robberies 023111242250
per 100,000 0.012.718.86.26.26.112.124.211.911.830.30.0
Assaults 58925141113342
per 100,000 32.650.856.5156.086.86.16.16.117.917.724.312.0
Burglaries 381031262221342724393436
per 100,000 248.063.5194.8162.2136.4129.1206.1163.6143.1229.5206.3216.1
Thefts 135124160141142105128131138102160149
per 100,000 880.9787.11005.2879.7880.3645.5775.9793.7823.1600.2970.8894.3
Auto thefts 12111211510896166
per 100,000 78.369.875.468.631.061.548.554.535.85.936.436.0
Arson 012020001000
per 100,000 0.06.312.60.012.40.00.00.06.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 300.2) 67.957.690.388.484.544.556.363.355.049.577.958.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brookfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 41 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Connecticut average:

2.36
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Chemicals (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3%)

Work and jobs in Brookfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brookfield, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brookfield-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.6 miles away from the Brookfield town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 178.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 209.6 miles away from Brookfield center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 158.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.3 miles away from Brookfield center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fairfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Kari W├╝hrer - Actress, Julia DeMato - Female singer.

Main business address for: PHOTRONICS INC (SEMICONDUCTORS & RELATED DEVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Brookfield:

  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY DORSET LANE (26 DORSET LANE)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY LONG (156 LONG MEADOW HILL ROAD)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY SQUI (5 SQUIRE COURT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookfield:

  • Western Connecticut State University (about 6 miles; Danbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 5,345)
  • Post University (about 18 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 18 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)
  • Sacred Heart University (about 19 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 5,650)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 20 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Fairfield University (about 23 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,640)
  • Housatonic Community College (about 23 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,677)

Public high school in Brookfield:

Public elementary/middle schools in Brookfield:

Private elementary/middle schools in Brookfield:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 190; Location: 5 OBTUSE HILL RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHRISTIAN LIFE ACADEMY (Students: 134; Location: 133 JUNCTION RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • COUNTRY KIDS CLUB (Students: 80; Location: 94 OLD STATE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • KIDS CASTLE CHILD CARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 22; Location: 777 FEDERAL RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MONTESSORI COMMUNITY SCHOOL AT BROOKFIELD (Students: 13; Location: 21 W WHISCONIER RD; Grades: KG - KG)
See full list of schools located in Brookfield

Library in Brookfield:

  • BROOKFIELD LIBRARY (Operating income: $581,940; Location: 182 WHISCONIER ROAD; 55,176 books; 74 e-books; 4,859 audio materials; 2,681 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 104 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Private primary/middle schools in Brookfield: Saint Joseph School Students: 175; Location: Rt. 133 5 Obtuse Hill Road; Grades: PK - 8

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Notable locations in Brookfield: Silvermine Industrial Park (A), Brookfield Golf Course (B), Candlewood Boat and Beach Club (C), Brookfield Office Park (D), Brookfield Craft Center (E), Brookfield Town Office (F), Brookfield Library (G), Brookfield Historical Society Building (H), Brookfield Emergency Medical Services (I), Candlewood Company (J), Brookfield Volunteer Fire Company (K), Brookfield Fire Marshal's Office (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: White Turkey Plaza Shopping Center (1), Colonial Square Shopping Center (2), Candlewood Plaza Shopping Center (3), Caldor Shopping Center (4), Brookfield Park Shopping Center (5), Brook Center Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Brookfield: PHOTRONICS INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brookfield include: Newbury Congregational Church (A), Saint Josephs Brookfield Church (B), Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys Church (C), Valley Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Central Cemetery (1), Laure Hill Cemetery (2), United Jewish Center Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Swamps: Bound Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limekiln Brook (A), Mann Brook (B), Merwin Brook (C), West Brook (D), East Brook (E), Fred Beers Brook (F), Hop Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brookfield include: Williams Park (1), Lions Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Brookfield Historical Society Inc (Museums; 253 Whisconier Road) (1), Kids Club (Amusement & Theme Parks; 94 Old State Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Fairfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.234. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.234
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.734. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.734
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookfield and their reported violations in the past:

CLC OWNERS CORPORATION (Population served: 736, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-02-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 98 regular monitoring violations
STONY HILL VILLAGE (Population served: 392, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-14-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-27-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-27-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-24-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
ARROWHEAD POINT HOMEOWNERS ASSN INC. (Population served: 296, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 29 regular monitoring violations
CANDLEWOOD ORCHARDS PROPERTY OWNERS CORP (Population served: 144, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007)
  • 5 other older health violations
HICKORY HILLS (Population served: 132, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
LAKE LILLINONAH SHORES CONDOS (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-15-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-20-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-09-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-09-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
BROOKFIELD ELDERLY HOUSING (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-05-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
39 HOP BROOK RD - APT COMPLEX (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 323 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.2%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.3%
Whole state:

7.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.1%
Whole state:

3.9%
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Brookfield in 2000:

  • 64 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Brookfield compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Brookfield (2011 data):

  • Union Savings Bank: Brookfield Ii Branch at 828 Federal Rd, branch established on 1996/03/02; Brookfield Branch at 200 Federal Road, branch established on 1973/05/31. Info updated 2011/11/30: Bank assets: $2,496.5 mil, Deposits: $1,625.1 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 29 total offices
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Brookfield Branch at 46 Federal Rd., branch established on 1971/07/01; Brookfield Branch at 46 Federal Road, branch established on 1964/09/15. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Caldor Shopping Ctr Branch at 100 Federal Road (Rte 202), branch established on 1964/12/05. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Savings Bank of Danbury: Caldor Shopping Center Branch at 154 Federal Road, branch established on 1985/11/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $762.3 mil, Deposits: $611.3 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • People's United Bank: Brookfield Branch at 143 Federal Road, branch established on 1974/12/05. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Newtown Savings Bank: Brookfield Branch at 99 Federal Road, branch established on 2006/03/27. Info updated 2012/01/26: Bank assets: $955.5 mil, Deposits: $704.6 mil, headquarters in Newtown, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: Brookfield Branch at 247 Federal Road, branch established on 2006/07/14. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $45,373.6 mil, Deposits: $25,645.6 mil, headquarters in Paramus, NJ, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: Danbury Branch at 132 Federal Rd, branch established on 2006/08/07. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brookfield, Connecticut:

  • Candlewood Garden Motel, 370 Candlewood LK Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804 , Phone: (203) 431-0280
  • Days Inn, 1030 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804 , Phone: (203) 775-0220
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brookfield, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (73%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Brookfield town (based on Fairfield County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.14%
Here: 70.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents70.1%6.3%4.4%4.1%2.5%
Congregations19.8%5.9%9.9%9.5%7.2%
NameMuslim EstimateAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%2.0%1.1%1.0%6.1%
Congregations1.9%4.8%3.4%1.9%35.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 223
Fairfield County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 76
Fairfield County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 151
Fairfield County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 861
Here:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

17.9%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.2%
State:

15.8%

4.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($105,654 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,271 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.06%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.76% ($52,758 average AGI)
from Westchester County, NY  0.46% ($139,328)
from New York County, NY  0.33% ($245,665)


4.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($86,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,846 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Haven County, CT  0.80% ($51,822 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($103,222)
to Westchester County, NY  0.22% ($98,871)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookfield:

  • WINE (940 AM; 1 kW; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WREF (850 AM; 3 kW; RIDGEFIELD, CT; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WADS (690 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ANSONIA, CT; Owner: RADIO AMOR, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookfield:

  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXCI (91.7 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFAR (93.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: DANBURY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; MONROE, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WPKN, INC.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Brookfield:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W22BN (Channel 22; DANBURY, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brookfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 30
Total length: 243 meters (797ft)
Total costs: $46,000
Total average daily traffic: 441,298
Total average daily truck traffic: 22,594

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 2
  • 1970-1979: 19
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brookfield, CT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brookfield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brookfield, CT)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • WRKI Transmit Site, 39 Carmen Hill Road (Lat: 41.493333 Lon: -73.428611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.3 m, Overall height: 152.2 m, Call Sign: WPUA353
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2002, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014, Certifier: Michael F Mangan
    Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20038-1122, Phone: (202) 663-8203, Fax: (202) 513-8899, Email:
  • WRKI Transmitter Sit, Carmen Hill Road 3.2 Km Nw (Lat: 41.493333 Lon: -73.428611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.3 m, Overall height: 152.2 m, Call Sign: WQEI464
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014, Certifier: Richard Denning
    Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037-1122, Phone: (202) 663-8203, Fax: (202) 513-8899, Email:
  • WRKI Transmitter Sit, Carmen Hill Road 3.2 Km Nw (Lat: 41.493333 Lon: -73.428611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.3 m, Overall height: 152.2 m, Call Sign: WQEI475
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014, Certifier: Richard Denning
    Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037-1122, Phone: (202) 663-8203, Fax: (202) 513-8899, Email:
  • 1004 Rt 7 (Lat: 41.494806 Lon: -73.417056), Overall height: 19.2 m, Call Sign: WFW716
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/07/1982, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014
    Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037-1122, Phone: (202) 663-8203, Fax: (202) 513-8899, Email:
  • Hill Rd (Lat: 41.493139 Lon: -73.429278), Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WLE931
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/1992, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014
    Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037-1122, Phone: (202) 663-8203, Fax: (202) 513-8899, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brookfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Brookfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 154
  • Hazardous Condition: 12

Incident types - Brookfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brookfield, CT
Businesses in Brookfield, CT
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1OfficeMax1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Panera Bread1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Costco1Raymour & Flanigan1
Dunkin Donuts3Rite Aid1
FedEx4Subway1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile1
GNC1T.J.Maxx1
Kohl's1The Room Place2
La-Z-Boy2UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets2Verizon Wireless1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
New Balance1YMCA3
Nike3

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  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Management, business, and financial occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
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  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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