Brooklyn, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 8,210. Population change since 2000: +14.5%
 
Males: 4,200  (51.2%)
Females: 4,010  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06234.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,418 (it was $49,756 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$63,418
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,858 (it was $20,359 in 2000)

Brooklyn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $214,595 (it was $127,800 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$214,595
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $213,875; Detached houses: $222,080; Townhouses or other attached units: $143,845; In 2-unit structures: $176,057; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,011; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,046; Mobile homes: $45,321
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  • Races in Brooklyn, CT (2010)

    Brooklyn races chart
    • 7,45090.7%White alone
    • 3254.0%Hispanic
    • 2262.8%Black alone
    • 921.1%Two or more races
    • 861.0%Asian alone
    • 220.3%American Indian alone
    • 70.09%Other race alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brooklyn: 129.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Brooklyn, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: French (25.1%), English (16.4%), Irish (16.0%), German (12.9%), French Canadian (11.0%), Italian (9.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1786

Elevation: 280 feet

Land area: 29.0 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

Brooklyn,CT real estate house value index trend

Brooklyn, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Brooklyn:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brooklyn town:

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

261 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.6% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This town:

3.6%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Brooklyn, Connecticut as of May 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Brooklyn to the number of sex offenders is 443 to 1.


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

Brooklyn town:  1.5% ($1,941)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Brooklyn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cranston, RI (25.5 miles , pop. 79,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (57.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (119.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: East Brooklyn, CT (1.6 miles ), Wauregan, CT (1.8 miles ), Danielson borough, CT (1.9 miles ), Killingly, CT (2.3 miles ), Hampton, CT (2.3 miles ), Moosup, CT (2.4 miles ), Plainfield, CT (2.5 miles ), Pomfret, CT (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2001: 45 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2002: 53 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2003: 44 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2004: 49 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2006: 55 buildings, average cost: $194,900
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $174,900
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $194,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.78 N, Longitude: 71.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Connecticut:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Brooklyn, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brooklyn-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.8 miles away from the Brooklyn town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 tornado 41.9 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brooklyn-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 89% 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 192.9 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 207.1 miles away from Brooklyn 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 119.9 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 204.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.4 miles away from Brooklyn 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 235.8 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 Windham County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brooklyn topographic map

Birthplace of: Daniel Tyler - Union Army general, Elijah Paine - Federal judge.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brooklyn:

  • BROOKLYN CONVALESCENT HOME (WOLF DEN RD)
  • NORCLIFFE REST HOME (39 CANTERBURY RD, ROUTE 169)
  • PIERCE MEM BAPTIST HOME (44 CANTERBURY ROAD)
  • PIERCE MEMORIAL BAPTIST HOME (RT 169)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brooklyn:

  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 15 miles; Willimantic, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,985)
  • University of Connecticut (about 16 miles; Storrs, CT; FT enrollment: 22,037)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 21 miles; Norwich, CT; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • Bryant University (about 24 miles; Smithfield, RI; FT enrollment: 3,440)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 25 miles; East Greenwich, RI; FT enrollment: 3,183)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 25 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 10,500)
  • Rhode Island College (about 26 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 7,189)

Public high school in Brooklyn:

Private high school in Brooklyn:

  • THE LEARNING CLINIC (Students: 75, Location: RT 169, Grades: 5-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brooklyn:

See full list of schools located in Brooklyn

Library in Brooklyn:

  • BROOKLYN TOWN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $121,447; Location: 10 CANTERBURY RD.; 22,108 books; 18 e-books; 72 audio materials; 1,120 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brooklyn: Connecticut Department of Corrections (A), Brooklyn Town Library Association (B), Mortlake Fire Company Station 190 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brooklyn include: Federated Church of Christ (A), Our Lady of LaSallette Church (B), Trinity Episcopal Church (C), Unitarian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Israel Putnam Memorial (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Basset Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tanner Brook (A), Stony Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brooklyn include: Brooklyn Common (1), Brooklyn Green Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: New England Center for Contemporary Art (Museums; 7 Putnam Place), O'Connor Music & Vending CO Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 404 South Street).

Hotel: Best Value Inn (479 Providence Road).

Windham 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 88.0. This is about average.

City:

88.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.43. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.43
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.51. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.51
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.68. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.68
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.1%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.8%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.0%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Brooklyn in 2010:

  • 458 people in state prisons
  • 76 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Brooklyn in 2000:

  • 483 people in state prisons
  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 52 people in halfway houses
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Brooklyn (2011 data):

  • Jewett City Savings Bank: Brooklyn Branch at 488 Providence Road, branch established on 1974/07/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $242.4 mil, Deposits: $197.0 mil, headquarters in Jewett City, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • Savings Institute Bank and Trust Company: Brooklyn Branch at 536 Providence Road, branch established on 1987/02/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $939.9 mil, Deposits: $718.1 mil, headquarters in Willimantic, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices
  • The Citizens National Bank: Brooklyn Branch at 13 Canterbury Road, branch established on 1995/08/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $340.5 mil, Deposits: $198.0 mil, headquarters in Putnam, CT, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Connecticut average:

12.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brooklyn town (based on Windham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,70018
Mainline Protestant6,33039
Evangelical Protestant4,49537
Other1,11912
Orthodox2052
Black Protestant1801
None64,399-
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: 19
Windham County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Windham County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Windham County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Here:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

26.6%
Connecticut:

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

18.7%
State:

15.8%

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New London County, CT  1.20% ($34,002 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.72% ($35,518)
from Worcester County, MA  0.38% ($41,393)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,693 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.05%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New London County, CT  1.22% ($36,959 average AGI)
to Tolland County, CT  0.68% ($39,210)
to Hartford County, CT  0.43% ($33,949)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brooklyn:

  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brooklyn:

  • WBVC (91.1 FM; POMFRET, CT; Owner: POMFRET SCHOOL)
  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHUS (91.7 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES, THE UNIV. OF CT)
  • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; WEBSTER, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W258AC (99.5 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • WYCM (90.1 FM; CHARLTON, MA; Owner: BAY PATH VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Brooklyn:

  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
Brooklyn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brooklyn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • $20,000Total costs
  • 83,435Total average daily traffic
  • 3,849Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,718Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 41980-1989
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brooklyn, CT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brooklyn)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Valentine Rd (Lat: 41.814278 Lon: -71.943694), Call Sign: KCA785
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.0400 MHz, 42.3600 MHz, 42.5800 MHz, 42.6400 MHz, 154.665 MHz, 154.695 MHzGrant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/18/2022Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • 404 South St (Lat: 41.795667 Lon: -71.896472), Call Sign: KAO694
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.9400 MHzGrant Date: 12/06/1996, Expiration Date: 01/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002Registrant: Oconnor Music Co Inc, Danielson, CT 06239, Phone: (860) 774-9616
  • Tatnic Hill Rd (Lat: 41.768444 Lon: -71.971750), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KFC657
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2003, Expiration Date: 11/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2012Registrant: Southern New England Telephone Company, 2700 Watt Avenue, Room 3082, Sacramento, CA 95851-1038, Phone: (828) 773-1357, Fax: (916) 489-6305, Email:
  • 598 Wolfden Road (Lat: 41.982611 Lon: -71.976528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQEF213
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.287 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/2013, Expiration Date: 08/27/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2014, Certifier: Michael A StemmlerRegistrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Rd., Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • 598 Wolf Den Rd (Lat: 41.816028 Lon: -71.976306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: WQUZ264
    Assigned Frequencies: 4945.00 MHz, 4985.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2014, Expiration Date: 11/24/2024, Certifier: John DonfranciscoRegistrant: Q.V.E.C., Inc., 1249 Hartford Pike, East Killingly, CT 06243, Phone: (860) 774-7555, Fax: (860) 779-0712, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BROOKLYN, 598 Wolf Den Rd (Lat: 41.816194 Lon: -71.976722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPNB745
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brooklyn)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CZECH AIRCRAFT WORKS SPOL SRO SPORTCRUISER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912UL (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 192JG , Serial Number: 07SC038, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2012
    Registrant (Individual): John D Getz, Po Box 155, Brooklyn, CT 06234
  • Aircraft: MASON-EDMUND THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-290 (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 231EM , Serial Number: 556, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Everett F Hadley, 21 Clear View Dr, Brooklyn, CT 06234
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2549P , Serial Number: 22-2913, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Everett F Hadley, 21 Clear View Dr, Brooklyn, CT 06234
  • Aircraft: RAINVILLE LAWRENCE KOLB-MARK III X-TRA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 478J , Serial Number: MK3X04, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 09/04/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Lawrence Rainville, 266 Christian Hill Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 5190Z , Serial Number: 22-8857
    Registrant (Individual): Donald N Lapointe, Po Box 528, Brooklyn, CT 06234
  • Aircraft: LAPOINTE VOLKSPLANE VP-II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76DL , Serial Number: V2-2080, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 10/03/1984
    Registrant (Individual): Donald N Lapointe, Po Box 528, Brooklyn, CT 06234

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

GORMAN ROAD APARTMENTS (Address: 76 Gorman Road, Unit 5A , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brooklyn, CT

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (72%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Brooklyn, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Ford1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS1Penske1
Chevrolet1U-Haul1

Brooklyn compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Brooklyn on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Other direct selling establishments (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in halfway houses (population 1,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Child care workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other production occupations including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Food (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Food (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 9 pilots and 18 other airmen in this city.
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