Brookfield, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 19,023 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 8,787  (46.2%)
Females: 10,236  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Illinois median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 60513, 60546.

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Estimated median household income in 2015: $77,043 (it was $52,636 in 2000)
Brookfield:

$77,043
IL:

$59,588

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $34,966 (it was $24,307 in 2000)

Brookfield village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $238,818 (it was $154,300 in 2000)
Brookfield:

$238,818
IL:

$180,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $297,451; Detached houses: $309,746; Townhouses or other attached units: $271,276; In 2-unit structures: $256,745; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $294,103; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $302,476; Mobile homes: $45,418; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $77,651

Median gross rent in 2015: $987.

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  • Races in Brookfield, IL (2015)

    Brookfield races chart
    • 14,35675.7%White alone
    • 3,57618.9%Hispanic
    • 6133.2%Black alone
    • 1430.8%Asian alone
    • 1030.5%Two or more races
    • 560.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brookfield: 103.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (11.5%), Irish (10.4%), Polish (8.9%), German (6.6%), American (3.4%), Czech (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/24/1905

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 3.05 square miles.

Population density: 6,232 people per square mile   (high).

Brookfield,IL real estate house value index trend

Brookfield, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Brookfield:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookfield village:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

1,532 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe, 3.4% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This village:

8.1%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Brookfield, Illinois as of August 18, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Brookfield to the number of sex offenders is 1,002 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $6,138 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $5,713 (2.5%)

Brookfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Berwyn, IL (3.3 miles , pop. 54,016).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (8.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: La Grange Park, IL (1.1 miles ), Lyons, IL (1.2 miles ), La Grange, IL (1.3 miles ), Riverside, IL (1.3 miles ), McCook, IL (1.4 miles ), North Riverside, IL (1.4 miles ), Broadview, IL (1.6 miles ), Westchester, IL (1.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $96,900
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,700
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $234,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2006: 47 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $177,800
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $170,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.82 N, Longitude: 87.85 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,320 (-33.3%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 789 (8.2%)

Area code: 708

Brookfield household income distribution Brookfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Brookfield by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 10000000020000
per 100,000 5.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.011.30.00.00.00.0
Rapes 65542330352847
per 100,000 31.426.226.521.110.716.216.40.016.628.310.542.021.036.7
Robberies 677536151298854
per 100,000 31.436.737.026.416.132.55.527.55.5164.142.042.026.221.0
Assaults 89484816139912151113818
per 100,000 466.3251.5254.084.569.648.749.366.083.05.75.368.242.094.5
Burglaries 1841981987485612325416858577452
per 100,000 964.11,037.51,047.7390.9455.1330.4126.0137.5226.8384.7304.7298.9388.5272.9
Theft 259207207296254308294268179246223248278162
per 100,000 1,357.11,084.61,095.31,563.41,359.91,668.31,610.31,473.7990.21,391.81,171.51,300.51,459.3850.3
Auto thefts 333030162516111510578116
per 100,000 172.9157.2158.784.5133.886.760.382.555.328.336.842.057.731.5
Arson 12233113203012
per 100,000 5.210.510.615.816.15.45.516.511.10.015.80.05.210.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.5) 295.9227.7230.0138.4124.3129.3102.796.691.4180.593.2136.1123.3110.2

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City-data.com crime index 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: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Illinois average:

2.76

Brookfield tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +271 (+1.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Brookfield, Illinois

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Tornado activity:

Brookfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Brookfield village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 233.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 207.6 miles away from Brookfield center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 265.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 231.5 miles away from Brookfield center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cook County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookfield topographic map

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Brookfield: George Marsh.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brookfield:

  • BRITISH HOME, THE (8700 WEST 31ST STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Brookfield:

  • PLYMOUTH PLACE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE PARK, IL)
  • LAGRANGE COL MANOR CONV NSG CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • MEADOWBROOK MANOR - LAGRANGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • DUPAGE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • GROVE OF LA GRANGE PARK (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LA GRANGE PARK, IL)
  • BENEVOLENT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • COURTYARD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BERWYN, IL)

Amtrak stations near Brookfield:

  • 2 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 3 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: CHICAGO (225 S. CANAL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookfield:

  • Morton College (about 5 miles; Cicero, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,236)
  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 6 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 3,944)
  • Dominican University (about 6 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • Triton College (about 7 miles; River Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 8,817)
  • Elmhurst College (about 8 miles; Elmhurst, IL; FT enrollment: 3,364)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 9 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brookfield:

Private elementary/middle schools in Brookfield:

  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 77, Location: 9035 GRANT AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST BARBARA SCHOOL (Students: 74, Location: 8900 WINDEMERE AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Brookfield

Library in Brookfield:

  • BROOKFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $733,796; Location: 3609 GRAND BOULEVARD; 74,333 books; 1,545 e-books; 9,156 audio materials; 3,072 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 157 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brookfield: Brookfield Public Library (A), Advanced Critical Transport (B), Brookfield Village Hall (C), Brookfield Police Department (D), Brookfield Fire Department Station 2 (E), Brookfield Fire Department Station 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brookfield include: Brookfield Baptist Church (A), Brookfield United Methodist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Community Church of Brookfield (D), Faith Lutheran Church (E), First Congregational Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), Holy Covenant Metropolitan Church (H), New Life Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brookfield include: Kiwanis Park (1), North End Park (2), Madlin Park (3), Chicago Zoological Park (4), Brookfield Zoo (5), Ehlert Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Brookfield Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 8820 Brookfield Avenue).

Hotels: Brookfield Motel (8809 Ogden Avenue), Colony Motel (9232 Ogden Avenue).

Cook County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.8. This is worse than average.

City:

92.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.339. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.339
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.29
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0164. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0164
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 9.8%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for Black residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.5% for other race residents, 13.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Brookfield in 2010:

  • 118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Brookfield in 2000:

  • 171 people in nursing homes
  • 67 people in religious group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in other group homes

Brookfield, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Brookfield (2011 data):

  • Citibank, National Association: Ogden Ave. Branch at 9009 Ogden Avenue, branch established on 1921/01/01. 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.
  • First National Bank of Brookfield: First National Bank Of Brookfield at 9136 Washington Avenue, branch established on 1962/07/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $164.4 mil, Deposits: $156.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Brookfield, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.3

Brookfield travel time to work - commute Brookfield mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Brookfield village (based on Cook County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1,460
Cook County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Cook County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Cook County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
Here:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cook County:

23.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brookfield:

51.7%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.8%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Brookfield:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brookfield:

9.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brookfield:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brookfield:

34.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

58.2%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Brookfield:

79.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookfield, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$24,581$73,7433$8,116
Other Government Administration 5$34,934$83,84210$9,671
Police Protection - Officers 31$218,262$84,4890$0
Police - Other 6$26,097$52,19417$15,145
Firefighters 23$154,282$80,4950$0
Fire - Other 1$4,045$48,5400$0
Streets and Highways 6$32,651$65,3020$0
Solid Waste Management 2$10,333$61,9980$0
Sewerage 5$26,424$63,4180$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,351$64,21217$12,534
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$8,094$48,5640$0
Natural Resources 5$26,224$62,9380$0
Other and Unallocable 4$21,178$63,5342$2,712
Totals for Government 95$592,456$74,83749$48,178

Brookfield government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $2,732,000 ($143.62)
    Police Protection: $2,414,000 ($126.90)
    Water Utilities: $2,249,000 ($118.23)
    Regular Highways: $2,101,000 ($110.45)
    Fire Protection: $1,330,000 ($69.92)
    General - Other: $1,118,000 ($58.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $964,000 ($50.68)
    Libraries: $590,000 ($31.02)
    General Public Buildings: $360,000 ($18.92)
    Health Services - Other: $309,000 ($16.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $304,000 ($15.98)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $2,476,000 ($130.16)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $2,133,000 ($112.13)
    Benefit Payments: $833,000 ($43.79)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $179,000 ($9.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $449,000 ($23.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $1,687,000 ($88.68)
    Police Protection: $182,000 ($9.57)
    Own Hospitals: $83,000 ($4.36)
    Fire Protection: $75,000 ($3.94)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($2.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,386,000 ($283.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $164,000 ($8.62)

Brookfield government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,174,000 ($61.71)
    Parking Facilities: $474,000 ($24.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $99,000 ($5.20)
    All Other: $31,000 ($1.63)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $676,000 ($35.54)
    Local Employee Contribution: $247,000 ($12.98)
    From Local Government: $217,000 ($11.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $18,000 ($0.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $938,000 ($49.31)
    Interest Earnings: $497,000 ($26.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,693,000 ($194.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,810,000 ($95.15)
    Highways: $530,000 ($27.86)
    All Other: $232,000 ($12.20)
  • Tax - Property: $3,946,000 ($207.43)
    NEC: $1,619,000 ($85.11)
    Public Utilities: $1,336,000 ($70.23)

Brookfield government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,737,000 ($143.88)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,900,000 ($310.15)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,262,000 ($276.61)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,737,000 ($143.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $638,000 ($33.54)

Brookfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $4,209,000 ($221.26)
    Total Federal Securities: $2,481,000 ($130.42)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,785,000 ($566.95)

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DuPage County, IL  0.42% ($46,315 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.23% ($40,173)
from Lake County, IL  0.23% ($56,212)


3.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,216 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DuPage County, IL  0.47% ($56,473 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.26% ($47,918)
to Lake County, IL  0.23% ($70,503)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookfield:

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1 kW; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: ALLIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookfield:

  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLTL (88.1 FM; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: LYONS TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Brookfield:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brookfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $578,000Total costs
  • 19,600Total average daily traffic
  • 618Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,278Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brookfield, IL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • IL-CHI5609, 9014 West 47th Street (Lat: 41.805667 Lon: -87.845944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WQKQ467
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/11/2009, Expiration Date: 08/11/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • Gross Middle School, 3524 Maple Ave. (Lat: 41.826528 Lon: -87.851667), Type: Building, Structure height: 25.3 m, Call Sign: WQQN289
    Assigned Frequencies: 21475.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2013, Expiration Date: 01/31/2023, Certifier: Mike MazurkiewiczRegistrant: Intelpath, 50 E 26th St., #404, Chicago, IL 60616, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • Congress Park, 9311 Shields (Lat: 41.812389 Lon: -87.853944), Type: Building, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQSG855
    Assigned Frequencies: 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Al KirkusRegistrant: Lagrange School District 102, 333 N. Park Rd., Lagrange Park, IL 60526, Phone: (708) 482-2400, Fax: (708) 482-2402, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2606H , Serial Number: 3231, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1956
    Registrant (Individual): John M Sr Hronec, 9002 Sheridan Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-346 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8893M , Serial Number: M-644, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/31/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Randolph A Kotalik, 9100 Bartlett Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD PT-26A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9707H , Serial Number: 604, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): William Ewing, 4126 Blanchan Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9854H , Serial Number: FX177, Year manufactured: 1944
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L Taege, 9012 W 31st St, Brookfield, IL 60513

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$227,14977$187,043549$197,40312$88,3944$320,4607$163,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$215,7434$143,75042$207,4111$71,2900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$193,5006$207,140157$217,67415$71,3401$475,2505$155,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$195,2004$407,75074$225,8274$153,2500$03$169,997
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$235,5000$023$193,3712$47,5000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8158.00 , 8187.00, 8188.00, 8193.00, 8194.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$216,83516$250,439
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$238,2798$228,130
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$288,0001$288,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$301,785
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$156,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8158.00 , 8187.00, 8188.00, 8193.00, 8194.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookfield that have no violations reported:

  • BROOKFIELD (Population served: 19,085, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • BROOKFIELD-NORTH RIVERSIDE WATER COMM. (Population served: 1, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 90
  • Hazardous Condition: 107
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Brookfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brookfield, IL
Most common first names in Brookfield, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John23276.8 years
Mary19780.9 years
Joseph19577.4 years
Frank16678.7 years
James13675.2 years
Edward13576.2 years
George13476.7 years
Anna12483.3 years
Charles11576.3 years
Helen10980.1 years
Most common last names in Brookfield, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3478.5 years
Anderson2682.1 years
Smith2075.5 years
Miller1978.2 years
Dvorak1481.6 years
Novotny1375.4 years
Novak1381.0 years
Williams1279.0 years
Meyer1278.4 years
Martin1180.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Brookfield, IL
NameCountNameCount
CVS2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS1

Brookfield compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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  • Michael Anthony Spielman, Jr. (6)
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  • Svetlana Sitailo (4)
  • Guy R. Adami (4)
  • Richard A. Knight (4)
  • James Emerson Huebler (4)
  • David Sanchez (3)
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