For population 25 years and over in Brookfield:
For population 15 years and over in Brookfield city:
62 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $778 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (70.0 miles , pop. 84,531).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (93.0 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (316.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Laclede, MO (2.3 miles ), Marceline, MO (2.9 miles ), Rothville, MO (3.0 miles) , Linneus, MO (3.0 miles ), Bucklin, MO (3.1 miles ), Meadville, MO (3.5 miles ), Sumner, MO (3.5 miles) , Purdin, MO (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.78 N, Longitude: 93.07 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,057 (+24.1%)
Area code: 660
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Brookfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 18 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -158 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in Brookfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brookfield, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brookfield-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Brookfield city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/12/1970, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brookfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Brookfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Linn County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Don Pratt - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Dorothy C. Stratton - Schoolteacher, Lewis R. Foster - Screenwriter, Howard A. Rusk - Scientist, Jay Ward (baseball) - Baseball player and coach.
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Airports and heliports located in Brookfield:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookfield and their reported violations in the past:CHARITON-LINN CO PWSD #3 (Address: 814 W HELM , Population served: 4960, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:BROOKFIELD (Population served: 4888, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.1%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.7% for Black residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.7% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
179 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Brookfield compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Brookfield (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Brookfield (based on Linn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,174 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,675 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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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: 9
Total length: 44 meters (144ft)
Total average daily traffic: 23,407
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,407
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brookfield)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brookfield, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brookfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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